Employee Development Training

Western’s Human Resources Department is excited to introduce our new Employee Development Program! Listed below are the top 5 training offerings. Training sessions are available to departments and individuals. Each session can be modified and personalized to fit the specific needs of a department or group, and customized to range from 1-3 hours in duration.


Attitude is Everything

“Your living is determined not so much by what life brings to you as by the attitude you bring to life; not so much by what happens to you as by the way your mind looks at what happens.” –Khalil Gibran

This class focuses on the impact attitude can have on a person in any chosen endeavor.

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Balance & Quality of Life

“If you feel healthy and happy, nothing else matters. If you feel unhealthy and unhappy, nothing else matters.” –Unknown

This class focuses on what you can do to invest in your own health, and the healthy pursuit of happiness!

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Managing Stress: It’s Possible!

“The greatest weapon against stress is our ability to choose one thought over another.” –William James

This class focuses ways to manage stress, and different ways to approach and view stress. Communication is the root of many stressors, so there is a focus on communication as well.

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Change: Empower Yourself

“Any change, even a change for the better, is always accompanied by drawbacks and discomforts.” -Arnold Bennett

This class focuses on how to better understand and manage change, as well as be proactive in an uncertain environment.

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Goal Setting for Peak Performance

“Without goals you are a ship without a rudder heading in no particular direction.” -Roy Williams

This class focuses on helping you set and achieve your goals through many different tools and activities.

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Team building, communication, etc., can be incorporated in to any presentation upon request.

For more questions or to sign up for a class, contact Kaylee Nightingale, Health Promotion Specialist, at x3386 or Kaylee.Nightingale@wwu.edu.

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Visit the WWU Training site to view additional class information, view upcoming classes, register for a class or request a class.

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