To maximize the value of Maverick Ideas (MI), I suggest we put the "Submit Your Idea" icon with a link to this page at the top of every employee/staff e-newsletter and we change the system to be anonymous. The number of votes and postings has significantly decreased and there is little to no discussion. Someone may have a great suggestion to help the University, but not post it because they just forget MI is here. Putting ...more »
If we allowed employees who take the VSIP to come back on a temporary contract basis, to work on a specified project for which they have unique and valuable skills, the Separation program might be more enticing to those who would like to leave full time employment, but feel that they still have much to contribute.
For some reason, the roller of the mouse pad is connected to the grade column and changes the grade often without the faculty's awareness. When entering grades, there is a drop down menu and the grade is selected by hitting the left mouse key pad. But, If the roller wheel is used to move across the screen or up or down the page, it will change the last entered grade either up or down, depending on where the person moves ...more »