Center for Workplace Development

  • 2022 Feb 01

    Managing Competing Priorities

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This two-hour session focuses on managing communication, boundaries and setting expectations so you can accomplish your most important priorities effectively.

    You Will Learn

    • To ask clear questions
    • How to discuss issues that interfere with your priorities (added work, ambiguity, requests that can’t be turned down, interruptions and others)

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  • 2022 Feb 03

    Motivating and Retaining your Team (Managers Only)

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St., Cambridge

    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 Feb 15

    Building Personal Resilience: Mental Agility

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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  • 2022 Feb 17

    Managing Engagement and Burnout (Managers Only)

    10:00am to 11:30am

    This 90-minute virtual workshop is one of three in a Managing in the COVID Era series. Managers may enroll in any one or the entire series. Managing Engagement and Burnout will explore practices for keeping oneself and one’s staff engaged and contributing to team priorities in a way that takes into account their unique circumstances and stressors that may be at play during this time.

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  • 2022 Mar 02

    Building Personal Resilience: Self-Regulation

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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  • 2022 Mar 08

    Building Personal Resilience: Connection

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset. You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few key...

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