Upcoming Events

  • 2022 Oct 19

    Understanding Unconscious Bias

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    In this 2-hour virtual workshop, you will learn how the brain is naturally inclined to make generalizations that may negatively impact others and learn how to manage it. When these biases results in stereotypes and biases, marginalized employees are at greater risk to suffer unfair treatment and judgment through no fault of their own. While we cannot completely rid ourselves of unconscious bias, we can learn how to...
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  • 2022 Oct 21

    Mindful Movement: Yoga for the Office

    Repeats every week every Friday until Fri Dec 16 2022 .
    12:00pm to 12:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    As every office worker knows, sitting for long periods can result in stiffness and discomfort. The gentle stretches and postures taught in this program are designed to increase flexibility at the joints—thereby improving one’s range of motion – and also aid in relaxing the hips and lower portions of the body to increase one’s ability to sit with ease. Because this practice blends movement in the body with the breath, it is an ideal extension of mindfulness practice. No previous knowledge of yoga is necessary. This class does not require special clothing or equipment.

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  • 2022 Oct 24

    Mindful Movement: Yoga for the Office

    Repeats every week every Monday until Mon Dec 19 2022 .
    9:00am to 9:30am

    Location: 

    Online

    As every office worker knows, sitting for long periods can result in stiffness and discomfort. The gentle stretches and postures taught in this program are designed to increase flexibility at the joints—thereby improving one’s range of motion – and also aid in relaxing the hips and lower portions of the body to increase one’s ability to sit with ease. Because this practice blends movement in the body with the breath, it is an ideal extension of mindfulness practice. No previous knowledge of yoga is necessary. This class does not require special clothing or equipment.

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  • 2022 Oct 25

    Succeeding in a Dynamic Work Environment

    10:00am to 12:00pm

    Dynamic work, flex work, and hybrid work are all terms that get tossed around as we try to make sense of the post-quarantine workplace, but what do these terms mean and how can we ensure that we're using them well? This two-hour virtual workshop will help individual contributors understand the dynamic work environment and focus on ways they can contribute to the success of...

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  • 2022 Oct 25

    Farmers Market at Harvard

    Repeats every week every Tuesday until Tue Oct 25 2022 except Tue Aug 30 2022.
    11:30am to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Plaza at the Science Center, Cambridge

    Join us at the market every Tuesday from 11:30am-5:30pm (*no Market on 8/30), and help support the vital local farmers and food artisans who ensure we have fresh, healthy, safe food! Learn more!

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    The Market was founded in 2005, and operates on The Plaza outside Harvard’s Science Center (near...

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  • 2022 Oct 25

    Digital Accessibility for Content Creators

    1:00pm to 3:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This training will introduce learners to digital accessibility, demonstrate its importance, and provide guidance about Harvard’s Digital Accessibility Policy. We will discuss best practices for creating accessible web content, and also for updating existing content to make it accessible to all users. 

    The audience for this training is anyone who develops, edits, or publishes content for a website at Harvard, even if it's not your main job responsibility. There will be some...

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  • 2022 Oct 26

    Write a LinkedIn Profile that Works for You!

    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    Are you new to the LinkedIn networking platform? Have you created a LinkedIn account and you’re not sure what to do next? Building an online reputation is an important part of your career development portfolio and your professional brand. Employers routinely post jobs and recruit candidates through LinkedIn. It is important that you have an accurate and up-to-date LinkedIn profile.

    Please email trainingportalhelp@harvard.edu with all technical questions or issues and direct class content and logistics questions to ...

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  • 2022 Oct 27

    Addressing Microaggressions at Work

    9:00am to 10:30am

    In this 2.5 hour workshop, participants will explore different types of microaggressions and how they may appear in the workplace. Through small and large group discussion, participants will examine the differences between intention and impact and learn key strategies for addressing microaggressions in ways that foster shared understanding and growth. Participants will leave with actionable steps that they can...
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