Learning & Development

Advanced Writing at Work

May 24, 2017

This session on June 1 focuses on: development/donor letters, human resource communications, grants, catalog text, and all other types of writing related to Harvard. Learn more.

Finding Your Coach or Mentor

May 10, 2017

This session on May 18 will discuss the elements of a successful mentoring or coaching relationship as well as steps for exploring your own goals and tips for establishing a working relationship. Learn more here.

Collaboration Mindset

May 3, 2017

This session on May 11 will explore paradigms that can get in the way of a collaboration mindset and principles that foster collaboration. Learn more here

Making the Most of Feedback

April 25, 2017

This session on May 4 will reference the book Thanks for the Feedback to explore the importance of receiving feedback with a growth mindset and identify triggers that can cause us to shut down. Find class information here.


Communication for Managers

April 18, 2017

This session on April 27 explores communication styles and techniques for effective communication within the nuanced relationship of manager and staff member. You will gain insight into your personal communication style and the impact it has on your team. Learn more here

2017 Jun 20

Career Connections Across Harvard 2017

12:00pm to 3:00pm


Milstein Conference Center, Wasserstein Hall, Harvard Law School

The annual Career Connections across Harvard is a networking event for Harvard staff. It is an opportunity for staff to meet with representatives from different schools and units around the University to explore other areas of work at Harvard and expand professional networks. All staff are invited to attend, no registration is required.

View the 2017 Event Poster.

12:00 – 12:30: Keynote Address

Welcoming remarks… Read more about Career Connections Across Harvard 2017

Career Conversations

April 12, 2017

This session on April 20 gives you the opportunity to meet one-on-one with local HR officers so you can learn more about Harvard’s schools and departments, explore your career interests, and expand your professional network. Learn more here.

Oracle Business Intelligence Tools

April 5, 2017

This course on April 13 is intended for people currently using CREW financial reports who will be migrated to the Oracle Business Intelligence (OBI) platform. Topics include an overview of OBI and tips for interacting with data online. Learn more here.


Writing at Work

March 15, 2017

This workshop, which runs on Mar 24, provides tools for making the writing process manageable, the writer more confident, and the final product more professional. You will build strategies for preparing to write and for structuring language. Find class information here.


Stress-Free Productivity

March 8, 2017

This workshop will reference the principle of Kaizen, which improves habits and processes. Increase your personal effectiveness - recognizing that building on continuous improvements may help you win your war with productivity. Learn more here

Career Roadmaps - Multi-Day Course

February 22, 2017

This active 2- day class will cover self-assessment of values, interests, skills and reputation; workforce trends and identification of professional networks; and exploration of options and goal setting. Learn more here

Managing and Allocating Resources

February 15, 2017

Resource allocation is one of the core competencies for all managers at Harvard. This session will explore the role managers play in setting an overarching strategy for what is to be achieved, and aligning resources in support of the plan. Learn more here