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Our New Website is Here!

Talent Management and Organization Development is proud to announce the release of our newly redesigned website! By updating our main site, http://tmod.jhu.edu, with a stylish new look and feel, we've been able to improve navigation and provide enhanced education and decision tools for professional development and growth. Plus, the improved capabilities will allow faster delivery of resources to our members of the Johns Hopkins University faculty and staff. More...

Tags: TMOD

All Aboard? Why Effective On-boarding is Important for Hopkins

Do you remember your first day of your new job here at Hopkins? Studies show that employees who are immediately "socialized" to the work environment become more engaged sooner and their initial impressions of the work culture are more positive and are more effective in the job with greater satisfaction. More...

Tags: TMOD, On-boarding, Hiring Manager, New Staff

ElementK and online learning

Very soon, all full-time and part-time employees of the university will have an exciting range of learning opportunities through a partnership that the university has established with ElementK, a provider of online learning. These online courses can be taken from anywhere where there is a connection to the Internet. Whether you’re a beginner hoping to master the latest version of Microsoft Office or a computer professional who needs to know how to configure a Linux server, there is probably a course in the library that you can use. More...

Tags: Learning Solutions, online learning

myLearning - Faculty Research Compliance

The Institutional Review Board (IRB) at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine oversees the conduct of research. One of their many responsibilities is to make sure that everybody who participates in research is properly trained in research ethics and practice. This protects the rights and welfare of the individuals participating in research studies and ensures that research is conducted in a way that complies with government regulations. More...

Tags: Faculty Research, Compliance, Ethics

Learning Solutions wins awards

Learning Solutions, the group responsible for the design and development of online learning materials is delighted to announce that they have won two important awards for their work. The first of these awards is an Excellence in Practice citation from the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD). The award was for the comprehensive plan developed to support the upgrade training when Johns Hopkins installed the new version of SAP in 2010. More...

Tags: Learning Solutions, Fast Facts

Exciting changes and upcoming events for the Johns Hopkins Live Near Your Work (LNYW) Program

The LNYW program has expanded the $17,000 A-2 tier located in East Baltimore and increased D-tier grants to $3,000. What does this mean for Hopkins employees? It means even more neighborhoods and homes to choose from and more down payment/closing cost funds. But wait, that’s not all! On April 1, Hopkins began participation in a new City incentive program called Vacants to Values (V2V). The V2V program provides an extra $500 from the City to Hopkins employees who purchase a City-approved vacant home in one of the LNYW target grant areas of A, B or C. More...

Tags: Work/Life, LNYW

Johns Hopkins Baby Shower

Tuesday, May 24
3 p.m. - 5 p.m.
East Baltimore Campus

Learn about the services and programs available to you as part of your employee benefits package. Download a flier.

Registration required, please contact worklife@jhu.edu or call 443-997-7000. More...

Tags: Work/Life, Childcare

Breastfeeding Resources

According to the U.S. Surgeon General, one of the most highly effective measures a mother can take to protect the health of her infant and herself is to breastfeed. Additionally, as part of the recent Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010 (PPACA), Congress amended the Fair Labor Standards Act to provide breaks for nursing mothers. More...

Tags: Work/Life, Childcare

2011 Hopkins Night at Camden Yards and Ripken Stadium

Hopkins Night at Camden Yard
Baltimore Orioles vs. Washington Nationals
Saturday, May 21, at 4:05 p.m.
Tickets: $13

Hopkins Night at Ripken Stadium
Aberdeen Ironbirds vs. Batavia Muckdogs
Saturday, July 23, at 7:05 p.m.
Tickets: $11

For more information, click here. To download an Orioles flier, click here. To download an Ironbirds flier, click here. More...

Tags: Work/Life

Interested in hosting a student for the Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program (JHSJP) 2011?

This summer, we are proud to again support the highly successful Johns Hopkins Summer Jobs Program. JHSJP is sponsored by Johns Hopkins Health System and Johns Hopkins University. The program provides Baltimore City students the opportunity to complete a six-week long paid internship in one of various departments throughout the Institution. The program promotes exposure to careers and workplace culture, while providing an educational experience that promotes mentoring and fosters personal responsibility. JHSJP interns will work 30 hours per week, 6 hours per day, Monday-Thursday, with the exception of Friday offsite group educational sessions. We hope that you will be able to join us in this effort. More...

Tags: Students