Learning & Development

2022 Jul 12

Influencing Without Authority

9:30am to 12:00pm

What are your strengths when it comes to influence on your team or in your department? What about with your manager? Other stakeholders? In this two-hour session, we will focus on best practices for listening to and understanding your audience (those you want to influence). We all have barriers to our influence; we will practice...
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2022 Aug 16

Quick Tips for Effective Resumes

10:00am to 11:30am

 During the first part of this program, approximately one hour, we will provide a quick and efficient overview of the key elements to consider when creating an effective resume. The last portion of the session will be an open Q and A to respond to your specific questions about resumes. ...
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2022 Jul 19

Quick Tips for Effective Resumes

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

124 Mount Auburn St.
During the first part of this program, approximately one hour, we will provide a quick and efficient overview of the key elements to consider when creating an effective resume. The last portion of the session will be an open Q and A to respond to your specific questions about resumes. ...
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2022 Jul 14

Quick Tips for Effective Resumes

10:00am to 11:30am

During the first part of this program, approximately one hour, we will provide a quick and efficient overview of the key elements to consider when creating an effective resume. The last portion of the session will be an open Q and A to respond to your specific questions about resumes. ...
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2022 Jul 14

Quick Tips for Effective Resumes

10:00am to 11:30am

During the first part of this program, approximately one hour, we will provide a quick and efficient overview of the key elements to consider when creating an effective resume. The last portion of the session will be an open Q and A to respond to your specific questions about resumes. ...
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2022 Aug 03

Cover Letters Do Count!

10:00am to 11:00am

Many people ask, "do I really need to include a cover letter?" . The answer is yes! This one hour virtual workshop will focus on the key role a cover letter has in building a bridge between a job description and your resume.

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2022 Aug 08

Boost Your Networking Confidence

10:00am to 11:30am

Boost Your Networking Confidence: What have you done to boost your networking abilities? This 1.5 hour session will cover key components for successful professional networking, including your elevator pitch, and multiple breakout room opportunities to practice networking. During this session, participants will -review a personal elevator pitch, refresh networking goals, practice networking in a supportive environment.
 
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2022 Dec 08

Digital Accessibility for Content Creators

9:30am to 12:00pm

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 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 Sep 28

Creating Accessible Slide Decks

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

This course provides an overview of the concepts and concrete steps to create accessible documents in Microsoft PowerPoint and Google Slides. It also introduces how to convert accessible slideshows into accessible PDFs. 

Designing with accessibility in mind improves ease of use and access to your content for everyone. 

To ensure a hands-on learning experience in this course, there are a number of activities for which your laptop will be required. Software requirements: Microsoft PowerPoint or Google Slides and ...

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