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  • 2022 Apr 12

    Web Accessibility for Developers

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Web Accessibility for Developers is a training based on 10 Essentials for Developers. Meant as a follow-up to "Digital Accessibility for Content Creators" or another introduction to accessibility, we survey some essentials for developers with code examples, demonstrations, and an emphasis on testing.

    Please email digitalaccessibility@harvard.edu with any questions or accommodation requests.

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  • 2022 Apr 12

    Mindfulness Practices for Burnout Relief

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    The literal definition of “burnout” is this: “The reduction of a fuel or substance to nothing, through use or combustion.” However, as every individual knows, burnout is not just a scientific phenomenon—it’s what happens when inner resources become depleted, and no spark is left to start them up again. It’s no surprise this should sometimes be the case when daily work life and family life collide in what feels like a persistent energy burn, and the path towards refilling one’s supply of resilience is not always clear. In this training, we will explore how the essential foundations of...

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  • 2022 Apr 12

    Shutting Down: Boundaries for Our Work

    2:00pm to 3:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Presented by Cally Ritter, KGA partner

    We’re not just working longer hours; our work has now invaded our personal spaces and our personal time. Whether working from home, hybrid or on-site, many people are finding it difficult to step out of work mode and enjoy their personal time. This session explores concrete strategies for creating boundaries with our work. We’ll review pre and post work rituals, transition rituals and social supports for containing work creep and regaining our ability to have personal space and time.

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  • 2022 Apr 12

    Web Accessibility for Developers

    2:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Web Accessibility for Developers is a training based on 10 Essentials for Developers. Meant as a follow-up to "Digital Accessibility for Content Creators" or another introduction to accessibility, we survey some essentials for developers with code examples, demonstrations, and an emphasis on testing.

    This training will be held virtually via Zoom.

    Please email digitalaccessibility@harvard.edu with any questions or...

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  • 2022 Apr 13

    Drawing Plants & Flowers in Colored Pencil

    9:30am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Online

    Artist and Educator Erica Beade. Program from the Museum of Natural History.

    Explore the beauty and variety of plants using colored pencils. This online course will focus on a diverse range of techniques for using colored pencils to capture flowers, leaves, fruits, and vegetables, from quick monochrome sketching to richly layered, full-color images. We will look at examples, discuss techniques, and have plenty of time for drawing and individual feedback. All skill levels are welcome.

    Members $30/Nonmembers $35.

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  • 2022 Apr 14

    Motivating and Retaining your Team (Managers Only)

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Online

    Do you want to know what keeps your employees engaged and prevents them from leaving your organization? In this 90 minute workshop, you will learn the key strategies associated with conducting stay interviews. Equip yourself with the right questions to ask your staff like “what do you look forward to everyday at work?”, “what do you think of the way employees are recognized”, and “when was a time within the past year, that you view as a good day at work?”. You will learn the right questions to ask, and how to utilize the key strategies to measure engagement and communicate with members...

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  • 2022 Apr 14

    Home Buying Webinar – An Agent’s Perspective

    Repeats every month on the 14 of April until Thu Apr 14 2022 .
    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Learn about the current real estate market, buyer dynamics and best practices. This interactive session is conducted by your host for the real estate education series and a local Coldwell Banker Realty agent. Recommended as a follow-up session for “First-time Home Buyer Basics” attendees.

    Click here to learn more and register.

  • 2022 Apr 14

    Testing for Digital Accessibility

    2:00pm to 4:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Learn how to conduct a complete assessment of your website’s accessibility using both automated and manual testing tools. The course will include a deep dive into Siteimprove, the Harvard-licensed accessibility testing platform, where we’ll demystify the many features and functionality that allow users to filter, sort, and remediate issues. We’ll also look at manual testing approaches, with interactive demonstrations of various methods and techniques.

    This course will cover:  

    • Digital...
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