Registration: $35 (Register now through July 31)
*Registration fee shall be paid using department funds. This fee covers facility costs, all materials you will receive during training, light breakfast, and a delicious catered lunch from the UNCG Catering Department.
If you are unable to attend the conference, don’t miss out on the 2017 Business Affairs Expo! The Expo is free and everyone is welcome to attend! It will take place in the Cone Ballroom from 11:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Guest Speaker – Steve Gilliland A member of the Speaker Hall of Fame, Steve Gilliland is one of the most in-demand and top-rated speakers in the world. Recognized as a master storyteller and brilliant comedian, he can be heard daily on SiriusXM Radio’s Laugh USA and Blue Collar Radio. Click here for more information.
Conference Training Sessions:
Taking Steps with Campus Enterprises to Make Your Event a Success
This session will address commonly asked questions on catering, campus dining, printing, parking and transportation, plus any new services and offers that are designed to enhance your events, programs, and special occasions. Learn how to take “giant steps” in scheduling and planning for these services for your event. We’ll discuss needs and outcomes and other tips and pointers. The goal will be to provide you with a full range of quality and innovative services backed by a diverse, service-oriented team and a wide range of resources.
Mastering Facilities Processes
Learn how to be a master of essential Facilities processes that make sure your workspace is well designed, smooth operating, safe, and sustainable.
In-Step With Finance
Staying “in-step” is the key to moving smoothly through any dance. To dance smoothly through the UNCG Finance process, come learn how to stay in-step with the various Finance areas that tend to trip up even the most seasoned Spartan:
- What can and can’t be charged to a grant?
- How do funding sources relate to fund numbers?
- What is NSF, Accounts Payable and Travel activity, Independent Contractor versus Employee status?
- Why does this have to be bid out?
- What constitutes a sole source?
- What additional resources and training opportunities are available?
Recruiting for Success
The “Recruiting for Success” workshop will not be a death-by-PowerPoint presentation. Instead, this will be an interactive, scenario-based workshop focused on one singular goal, Recruiting for Success. After this workshop you should have the understanding and knowledge of the hiring process that will allow your department to hire the best possible candidate; passionate about what they do and dedicated to fulfilling the goals and mission of UNCG.