Professional Development

Future work challenges may be avoided when managers have strong relations with your employees. Consider enhancing your communication and management skills with classes from the Professional Development Center. The Employee Relations Office, in partnership with our EAP provider IMPACT Solutions, hosts regular live webinars or classes (around an hour each). IMPACT Solutions also offers on demand videos. The university also has unlimited free access to LinkedIn Learning and Academic Impressions. Finally, supervisors can contact the Employee Relations Office at to sign up for New Supervisor Training or discuss a department-wide training on policies or other related topics. 

Live Classes

  • View and register for upcoming classes offered by the Professional Development Center here.
  • View and register for upcoming IMPACT Solutions webinars and classes here.

IMPACT Webinars and Trainings

Past webinar recordings hosted by IMPACT Solutions on popular topics are available to view at any time and can be found here. Courses include (but are not limited to):

LinkedIn Learning

CWRU faculty and staff have unlimited free access to LinkedIn Learning, a leading video-based training provider that offers thousands of supervisory training courses. Courses include (but are not limited to):

Find out more here.

Academic Impressions

CWRU has partnered with Academic Impressions to offer free skills-based training for professionals in all areas. Courses include (but are not limited to):

Find out more here.

Personal Development

The CWRU Wellness Program created a Supervisor Wellness Toolkit to assist supervisors. The Wellness Program additionally has many programs that may be of interest. See Personal Development resources here.