Growth & Development
LinkedIn Learning at Iowa State University
LinkedIn Learning is an online educational platform that helps you discover and develop business, technology-related and creative skills through expert-led course videos. This resource is available to all ISU employees with a Net-ID and password.
Learn@ISU is your one-stop site for gaining valuable life skills. The courses you'll find here are designed to help you develop your professional skills and advance your adventure at Iowa State. Whether you're looking for safety training or professional development courses, you can find it here. Lab safety, conflict resolution, professional development and more. Training is easy with Learn@ISU!
Professional & Personal Development Workshops
Our WorkLife team facilitates a variety of workshops throughout each year. Some workshops are provided by our EAP, Employee & Family Resources, while others are developed by members of the WorkLife team and tailored to meet the needs of our ISU community. Usually scheduled once per month, these workshops cover a wide range of topics in areas of both professional and personal development. The list below contains some of the more popular workshops; if you're interested in a particular topic not on this list or would like to request something for your specific department, email the WorkLife team. Register for workhops on Learn@ISU.
Departments may choose to work with one of the contracted executive coaching suppliers by contacting a supplier to develop a scope of services. The selected supplier will provide individual executive coaching for ISU senior leaders and managers to improve leadership skills and teamwork, develop situational leadership skills, and self-awareness and identifying and targeting areas for development for the leader on an as-requested basis. The expected outcome of each engagement should allow the leader to strategize and to establish and achieve clear goals that will result in improved business effectiveness for both the leader and the organization.
|Executive Coaching Consultant Firm||Website Link||Estimted Hourly Pricing|
|Academic Search, Inc.||Link||$300|
|MDA Leadership Consulting Inc.||Link||$550|
|Stevens Strategy LLC||Link||$250-$315|
The final decision to engage a particular consultant for a specific coaching assignment will follow a phone interview with the ISU administrator who will receive the coaching. This interview is intended to ensure a complementary working relationship with the consultant.
Additional information is on the Procurement Services website as well as instructions on how to proceed with officially contracting the consultant firm for executive coaching:
A collaborative effort between the Student Government and the Office of the Provost to bring to campus a broad spectrum of lectures, political debates, academic forums, cultural events and entertainment.
Professional &Scientific Council Seminar Series
The Professional and Scientific (P&S) Council hosts presentations, seminars and workshops on topics of relevance to P&S employees. Announcements regarding topic, time and location are made via email. All P&S employees and guests are welcome to attend. Please join us and bring questions for the speaker!
Environmental Health & Safety
The mission of EH&S is to prevent illness and injury, protect the environment, and connect the university to the message of safety and preparedness.