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IgnitEd now makes it easier than ever before to incorporate curriculum from around the world into your classroom. With just a few clicks you can connect to approximately 200 different globally-located Jesuit universities and institutions with the use of case studies, videos, podcasts and more. IgnitEd is an invaluable resource that can aid you with finding the perfect curricular tools, creating the perfect opportunity for your students to benefit from the centuries of Jesuit experience and tradition. 

“A case study is a tool for experiential learning, which is often more powerful when students are involved and actively contribute to the case discussion.”

 --Josep Franch

Associate Professor in Marketing and Dean at ESADE Business School (Barcelona, CA)

 

 

Current Learning Opportunities for Faculty

You Leadership

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

The decisions we make every day are based on our understanding of how the world works, or how we believe it should work. But, would you be able to articulate your personal mission if asked? Many of us cannot. How you lead your work team and how you are seen as a leader in the larger organization is a reflection of what you value and how you live your life. A strong leader, one who others choose to follow, understands how their values and personal mission translate into professional behaviors and lead to action within their organization.

Workplace Strategies and Communication Styles

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Wellbeing and Leadership

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Visionary, Ethics, Integrity, Leadership, Compassion: these words describe leaders rooted in a strong sense of wellbeing. Explore your wellbeing in an integrated and measured method using the five categories described in Wellbeing: The Five Essential Elements by Tom Rath and Jim Harter. You will learn how specific elements affect leadership impact and why the happiness advantage is mission-critical for solid work ethic.

Values Based Decision Making

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

With this Creighton Leadership U seminar, learn how to make ethical decisions using values and intuition. You will learn the importance of the ethical decision-making process and how to base ethical decisions on personal values.

Value Stream Mapping

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Value Stream Mapping is a powerful tool that goes beyond process mapping. It is foundational to identifying and measuring the opportunities and gaps in your operations, whether they be production, administrative or service. Leverage the process to gain team involvement and commitment to quickly implement sustainable low-cost/no-cost solutions while leading your team’s learning. 

This course uses a variety of classroom and real-world examples and culminates in the real world application of the tool to develop an improvement plan with a rapid return on investment.

Utilizing Data to Drive Business Performance

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

With data growing at unprecedented rates, organizations across the globe are seeking to make sense of it all. This session explores the Big Data phenomena and provides attendees with an understanding of the role data plays in today’s leading organizations.

Through dialogue, information sharing, case studies and real-life examples, attendees will gain valuable insight into how data can change the way they operate and drive business performance.

Time Management for Leaders

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 12/13/2019

Like most of us, you probably face unproductive and unnecessary meetings, a mountain of work on your desk and a never-ending wave of voicemails and emails. Welcome to the daily life of a leader. It’s a balancing act, where managing yourself, your time and how you react to events outside your control are critical to your success. And when things get out of control, it leads to the stress and feeling of panic.

The Resilient Educator: Self-Care Practices for Enhanced Teaching and Personal Happiness

Type: Workshop
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 11/06/2019

Teaching is a demanding profession. Now, more than ever, teachers are being asked to prepare their students for higher achievement, while taking on greater workloads with fewer resources. This can take a toll on personal well-being.

This workshop will discuss and provide an opportunity to practice self-care activities that teachers can personally use to enhance resiliency and well-being, for more effectiveness in the classroom and happier personal lives.

The Psychology of Personal Finances

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 01/14/2019

This course is designed to develop knowledge and skills so financial and business professionals can work effectively with clients. This is an advanced course surveying topics facilitating the integration of financial psychology into financial planning, financial coaching, business and financial therapy. This course provides students with an in-depth exploration of:

The Psychology of Family Finances

Type: Online Class
Target Audience:
Faculty, Administration
Posted On: 11/13/2018
Registration Deadline: 03/18/2019

This course is designed to develop knowledge and skills for financial planners, business professionals, coaches, counselors, and therapists to help give them the knowledge and tools to work effectively with families and couples. This course examines the practical application of financial psychology theory and technique to help improve client financial health.

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