Students Staff
University of Essex

April 12, 2016

You said, we listened update

Filed under: Advice & Support,Networking & Collaboration — Tags: , , , — Karen Bush @ 9:15 am

The Staff Survey question of the month in December and January asked for any recommendations from you – and we received over 100 ideas! We wanted to share with you some of the work we have been doing as a result of your comments and suggestions.

We have updates covering:WE ARE ESSEX

  • Improving communication during change
  • Escape from your desk
  • Getting the work-life balance right
  • Improve your IT efficiency
  • Food outlets across campus
  • Syncing calendars with teaching hours and HR Organiser
  • Toilets at Colchester campus
  • Chairing meetings course


November 3, 2015

Having difficult conversations

Filed under: Advice & Support,Developing Knowledge — Tags: , , , — Mandy Borges @ 9:22 am


  • Do you sometimes wish you had a clear strategy before entering into difficult conversations?
  • Would you like to feel confident that the outcome will be positive for both of you?

We have an interactive, informative and entertaining workshop which has been designed to help you develop a strategy that works for you and to enable you to feel confident that any conversation can have a positive and constructive outcome. Log into HR Organiser now to book your place, there’s only a few places remaining.

September 15, 2015

Raising the Profile of Technicians

What is HEaTED?heated

HEaTED is a membership organisation dedicated to supporting Professional Development of Technical staff from all disciplines and specialisms in Higher Education and related fields. The University of Essex is a member of HEaTED so you are already part of a growing community working to support and promote the skills and roles of Technical staff.  You simply need to click here to register yourself.

The University of Essex is delighted to be hosting the next HEaTED events at our Colchester campus on the 30 November and 1 December 2015.