Learning & Development

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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2016 Aug 04

Introduction to Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

This course covers how to create and edit basic worksheets and workbooks. Participants will learn to navigate the Excel environment, perform calculations, modify and format a worksheet, and print and manage workbooks. Version: Microsoft Office 2010

Cost: $145

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2016 Jul 13

Introduction to Excel

9:30am to 4:30pm

Course Code: CMP400

Cost: $145.00

This course teaches students how to create and edit basic Excel worksheets and workbooks. Students learn how to navigate the Excel environment and create a basic worksheet, perform calculations, modify and format a worksheet and print and manage workbooks.

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2016 Aug 09

Introduction to PowerPoint

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

This course provides the knowledge to create basic presentations. Participants learn to navigate the PowerPoint interface, format text, insert and modify objects, add tables and charts, and prepare a presentation for delivery. Version: Microsoft Office 2010

Cost: $145

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2016 Jul 26

Introduction to InDesign Multi-Day Class

9:30am to 4:30pm

Additional day of the course:
Wednesday, July 27 from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Course Code: CMP720

Cost: $300.00

Participants will learn to design, layout and edit publications such as newsletters and brochures using InDesign CS2 through CS6 in this two-day workshop. InDesign is Adobe's premier page layout program for print, PDFs and Web.

2016 Aug 03

Introduction to Photoshop

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

Participants will learn about capture, enhancement, and publication for photographs in Photoshop CS6. Topics include making basic photo corrections; working with selections; understanding, creating, adding, and arranging layers; and understanding colorspaces and printing options.

Cost: $175

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2016 Aug 17

Introduction to HTML

9:30am to 4:30pm

Location: 

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

This course covers how to use HTML 4.01 to create basic Web pages. Participants will create a four-page website; insert text- and page-formatting tags; learn the basics of Cascading Style Sheets (CSS); create hyperlinks; insert inline images; set up page layouts; and conduct a Web publishing test. Prerequisite: An understanding of basic word processing and desktop navigation and familiarity with Internet Explorer or Firefox

Cost: $175

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2016 Jul 27

Managing a Team

9:00am to 12:00pm

Course Code: CPD561

Cost: $50.00

To manage a team well requires specific understanding of team dynamics. In this session, we will define a team and explain what differentiates it from a working group and explore the stages of team development. We will cover six characteristics to create a high performing team: 

  • Common purpose
  • Clear roles
  • Accepted leadership
  • Effective processes
  • Solid relationships
  • Excellent communication

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2016 Jul 29

Design Thinking Mindset

10:00am to 12:00pm

Fee: $0.00

CWD courses are open to benefits-eligible Harvard employees. Registration for CWD courses is completed via PeopleSoft Self Service, by going to Learning and Development >Request Training Enrollment (Harvard ID and PIN required).

2016 Aug 04

What Drives You?

1:00pm to 3:30pm

What Drives You?Develops awareness of one's strengths and values and intrinsic motivators to find greater meaning at work.

What participants are saying: “I am going back to work energized and committed—feeling like Harvard cares about our success at work by offering such workshops. I appreciated being guided through the work. Affirmation that I am in the right place. Thank You.”

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2016 Aug 03

Engaging Conversations

9:00am to 11:30am

Description: Building positive work relationships through conversation is a key driver of engagement.  During this session, we will be discussing how to have powerful and important conversations at work, and prepare you to engage in these conversations with each other more frequently and productively.

Audience: All

Fee: $25.00

Contact/Signup Info: Please visit the Engaging Conversations ...

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2016 Jul 14

Your Career Check-Up

9:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

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

Come to this workshop and hear how you can give your career a quick
check up using an easy to follow model for career management and a
simple career audit. An overview of your career is made more manageable
by dividing up the process into sections with specific steps for
reflection and planning.

In the session you will hear about specific resources available to you
at Harvard to help you keep your career healthy and "on track".
There will also be an opportunity for questions and answers.

What you'll learn:
• The what & why of doing a checkup...

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2016 Jul 13

Introduction to Presentation Skills

9:00am to 12:00pm

Additional day of the course:
Friday, July 10 from 9:00 am - 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Course Code: CPD240

Cost: $75.00

Would you like to be a more relaxed and engaging public speaker? Preparation is the key to building confidence, remaining calm and giving a successful presentation. This two-day course will teach you how to organize your presentation for maximum impact, manage your nerves and identify your current strengths and challenges as public speaker with opportunities to practice speaking in public.


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2016 Aug 09

Managing Up

9:00am to 1:00pm

Course Code: CPD270

Cost: $50.00

The relationship between an employee and his or her manager is a critical one. In this workshop, you will learn tools and techniques to better communicate with your manager as you practice developing a more productive relationship. You will learn to increase your effectiveness by learning how to best talk to your manager, set expectations for what work needs to get done, discussing work styles and more.

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