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The Management/Leadership Community serves to provide those in a supervisory, management, or leadership role with the various tools and resources necessary to better grow and develop in their current role and prepare for their future role, select and engage their direct reports, and meet or exceed departmental and organizational goals.

Tools & Resources

Management/Leadership Learning Paths (LPs)
A listing of programs that aligns with the journey of managers.


Crucial Conversations for Managers

Communication is critical to any relationship, whether with family, peers, or your employees, especially when emotions run high. These sessions are a private group, academic year-long, 1-hour per month experience created for NKU supervisors / managers / leaders.

Click HERE to access flyer with information and registration link today! Registration ends October 4, 2022.


Manager’s Toolkit
The one location where managers can access the various forms, guidance, and references necessary to manage direct reports and department.


Manager’s Café 
A forum that allows managers to post questions and share ideas and recommendations on various topics.
Please send email to Dr. Marquita Barron for access to the café’ via

Staff Performance Evaluation Process
The one location where employees can access the forms, guides, and references necessary to effectively perform evaluation of performance, on a 30-, 60-, 90-day and annual basis.

Important: Beyond the annual performance evaluation, conversations with your employee should be continous throughout the year. For more learning about performance evaluations in terms of purpose, importance, and the act of providing feedback, refer to the e-learning course in Vector Solutions titled "Performance Evaluations".


Student Employment - Process and Forms
The one location where supervisors of student workers can access the NKU Student Employment Supervisor Manual that describes the process for managing student workers, as well as required forms/paperwork that must be completed and forwarded to the Office of Student Financial Assistance.

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