NC State University Closed Dec. 31, 2018

As part of the university’s holiday energy savings initiative, Chancellor Woodson has approved the modification of NC State’s 2018 university official holidays and closings calendar to also close the university on Monday, Dec. 31, 2018. Employees will be required to use comp time, annual leave, bonus leave or special bonus leave for this day during Read More »

Exciting changes coming to NC State University Human Resources

  Dear Colleagues: I am excited to announce that Human Resources has begun implementing the first phase of its reorganization plan. This structural change will enable the division to enhance HR services at NC State and proactively meet the evolving needs of our faculty, staff and campus community. Based on recommendations of independent outside consultants, Read More »

Staff and Faculty Flu Shot Clinics

The flu vaccination is the best way to protect yourself and those around you from contracting the flu virus. The CDC recommends everyone six (6) months and older receive a yearly flu vaccination as the first and most important step in protecting against the flu. HR Benefits is sponsoring appointment and walk-in flu vaccination clinics Read More »

Fall Events for Faculty & Staff

Men’s Soccer vs. Stetson Tuesday, September 18 @ 7 PM Promotions: Admission is free for faculty/staff with ID. Faculty/staff can purchase additional tickets at $3 each by visiting GoPack.com/promo and using the PROMO CODE: FACNSTAFF Halftime recognition for faculty/staff in attendance Tuesday Treats! Free Dunkin’ donuts for fans while supplies last Football vs. Boston College Read More »

2018 Annual Raise Process (ARP)

On Aug. 17, 2018, the Provost’s Office and the Office of Finance and Administration published a memo on the Appropriations Act of 2018, which provides for compensation increases for SHRA and EHRA employees. You can also read the 2018 SHRA and EHRA Annual Raise Process (ARP) guidelines. For budget questions, NC State Budget Central provides timely Read More »

FY 2018-19 Special Bonus Leave

Permanent Leave Eligible Full and Part Time Employees In the 2018 Appropriations Act, the North Carolina General Assembly granted eligible State employees a one-time additional five days of FY 2018-19 Special Bonus Leave, effective July 1, 2018. This leave will remain available during the length of the employee’s employment. It has no cash value and Read More »

Faculty Central–New Faculty Online Tool

Faculty Central is now live! The faculty-specific resource provides a one-stop shop for information and tools distributed across the vast ecosystem of NC State websites. Faculty Central was developed in partnership with university faculty, Research and Innovation, Human Resources, the Office of the Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost, the Office of Faculty Development and University Read More »

Know When to Introduce Change

When change is introduced at the right times in people’s lives, they are more likely to accept it.  Leaders are required, by the nature of their jobs, to be agents of change. In this video, John Maxwell introduces three specific environments or situations that encourage people to change. After viewing the video, answer a “Questions Read More »

Developing Others

Developing employees is accomplished by bring new experiences to the employee and the employee to new experiences.  In this video, Jason Jeffay challenges manager to think beyond competencies and capabilities and explore experiences. After viewing the video, answer a “Questions to Ask” and select an “Ideas for Action” to incorporate into your routine this week. Read More »

Empower to Go Faster

When Steve Strout played chess as a child, his dad taught him to think ahead five moves. He teaches that approach to everyone, at all levels. It allows the team to go faster — to learn faster, decide faster, recover faster. But you can only go as fast as the person in the front. After Read More »