Learning & Development

2016 Nov 01

Finding Your Coach or Mentor

9:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

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

Having a mentor or coach as a source of support and guidance at work can be beneficial to your professional growth and your career development. This session 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.

Cost: $25

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2016 Oct 20

Creating Your Best Resume

1:00pm to 3:30pm

Location: 

Longwood Medical Area

This workshop covers the general principles of creating an effective resume, including a discussion of common pitfalls that can prevent you from being selected for interviews. Examples will be used to highlight a clear, focused resume, targeted to specific skills and the experience sought by hiring managers. This session will provide an outline of best practices for writing resumes and participants are encouraged to use provided tools to continue their resume-writing process. (Individual resume review will not be part of the workshop).

Cost: $25

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2016 Sep 27

Creating Your Best Resume

12:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

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

This workshop covers the general principles of creating an effective resume, including a discussion of common pitfalls that can prevent you from being selected for interviews. Examples will be used to highlight a clear, focused resume, targeted to specific skills and the experience sought by hiring managers. This session will provide an outline of best practices for writing resumes and participants are encouraged to use provided tools to continue their resume-writing process. (Individual resume review will not be part of the workshop).

Cost: $25

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2016 Oct 06

Career Roadmaps - Multi-Day Course

9:00am to 4:00pm

Location: 

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

Additional day of the course:
Thursday, October 13 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Through this comprehensive program, you will build an understanding of the career management process by looking inward, looking outward, and looking forward. 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. A variety of assessment tools, individual reflection, and group discussion will be used.

Cost: $100

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2016 Oct 05

Careers as Individual Contributors

9:00am to 1:00pm

Location: 

Center for Workplace Development, 124 Mt. Auburn St.

“Individual contributors” are typically specialists with deep expertise who manage their own projects with team members who aren’t direct reports. This session covers creative ways to maintain growth and development in two areas: functional expertise and interpersonal skills. Themes unique to the individual contributor role and options for career growth will be discussed.

Cost: $50 

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2016 Aug 17

Absence & Time Approving/Adj

2:00pm to 4:00pm

Location: 

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

This course covers the tasks of approving, requesting, and adjusting absences in Absence Management and approving, reporting, and adjusting hours worked in the timesheet. The course is for Absence Management and Time and Labor users who have the role of Approver, Adjuster, or Keeper in Manager Self Service. Participants must have access to their Manager Self Service role in the PeopleSoft production system for a minimum of one week prior to class.

Cost: Free (no cancellation fee)

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2016 Aug 16

Processing Reimbursements

9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

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

This hands-on course guides participants through the process of creating reimbursement requests for employees (using the Web Reimbursement system) and non-employees (using the HCOM system). Reimbursement policy and Corporate Card payments will also be covered. Participants must have login access to Web Reimbursement and HCOM a week prior to attending this course. It is also recommended that participants take the Chart of Accounts class before attending this course. NOTE: This course may no longer be appropriate for Schools or Units that have switched to the Concur system for...

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2016 Aug 02

Chart of Accounts

9:30am to 12:00pm

Course Code: FIN100

Cost: $0.00

Provides an understanding of Harvard's Chart of Accounts (CoA) structure and your department's chart values, and basic Windows or Macintosh navigation skills. Participants must have log-in ability to HCOM prior to attending this course.

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2016 Jul 07

Chart of Accounts

9:30am to 12:00pm

Course Code: FIN100

Cost: $0.00

Provides an understanding of Harvard's Chart of Accounts (CoA) structure and your department's chart values, and basic Windows or Macintosh navigation skills. Participants must have log-in ability to HCOM prior to attending this course.

2016 Aug 10

Advanced Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Intermediate Excel. Participants will learn to manage multiple workbooks, share workbooks, automate common tasks, audit workbooks, apply advanced analysis techniques, and present data visually. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel, Intermediate Excel. Version: Microsoft Office 2010

Cost: $185

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2016 Aug 31

Intermediate Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Introduction to Excel. Participants will learn to customize and enhance workbooks, create advanced formulas, analyze data, organize worksheet data, and insert charts and pivot tables. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel. Version: Microsoft Office 2010

Cost: $165

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2016 Aug 18

Intermediate Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Introduction to Excel. Participants will learn to customize and enhance workbooks, create advanced formulas, analyze data, organize worksheet data, and insert charts and pivot tables. Prerequisite: Introduction to Excel. Version: Microsoft Office 2010 Cost: $165

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2016 Jul 28

Intermediate Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Course Code: CMP410

Cost: $165.00

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Introduction to Excel. The course covers how to customize and enhance workbooks, create advanced formulas, analyze data, organize work sheet data and insert charts and PivotTables.

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2016 Jul 07

Intermediate Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Course Code: CMP410

Cost: $165.00

This course builds on the skills and concepts taught in Introduction to Excel. The course covers how to customize and enhance workbooks, create advanced formulas, analyze data, organize work sheet data and insert charts and PivotTables.

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