Upcoming Events

  • 2022 Nov 14

    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 Nov 15

    The Power of a Positive No

    10:00am to 11:30am

    This 90-minute virtual workshop will explore challenges behind saying “no” and potential risks, impact, and feelings that prevent us from being honest. Learn how to say “yes” to yourself by identifying what is important and work towards a...
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  • 2022 Nov 15

    General training from Strategic Procurement’s Contracts Team on how to contract with vendors. Covers general legal concepts, Harvard-specific policies and concerns, and how to use Harvard contracts templates or work with vendor documents. Attendees who

    10:00am to 11:30am

    Location: 

    Online

    General training from Strategic Procurement’s Contracts Team on how to contract with vendors. Covers general legal concepts, Harvard-specific policies and concerns, and how to use Harvard contracts templates or work with vendor documents. Attendees who complete this course should be able to handle at least basic contracts on their own and know when and how to seek further assistance. Course is designed to be informative for all staff regardless of experience level with vendor contracting. 

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  • 2022 Nov 16

    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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  • 2022 Nov 16

    Boost Your Networking Confidence

    1:00pm to 2:30pm

    Location: 

    Online

    How comfortable are you with networking? Whether you describe yourself as an introvert or an extravert, as quiet or talkative, as unsure or confident; as new to Harvard or a well-established staff member - everyone can benefit from practicing professional networking in a safe and supportive space.

    This 1.5 hour session offers that safe space and will cover key components for successful professional networking. During this session you will participate in multiple short breakout rooms and 1) warm up with networking with simple introductory questions 2) build up your career...

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  • 2022 Nov 18

    Effective Negotiation Skills

    9:30am to 12:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    This 2.5-hour virtual session is dedicated to developing effective plans and strategies for negotiations with ample in-class practice time. Please bring a personal example of a potential negotiation to practice developing your skills confidentially (only share what is helpful to practice).

    You will learn

    • How to minimize conflicts and deadlocks
    • Ask and answer questions to manage the negotiation
    • How to read non-verbal signals

    Please email trainingportalhelp@harvard...

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  • 2022 Nov 18

    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 Nov 21

    Mindful Movement: Yoga for the Office

    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 Nov 25

    Mindful Movement: Yoga for the Office

    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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