Learning & Development

2020 Oct 28

Building Personal Resilience: Self-Regulation

Repeats every month on the 10 of December until Thu Dec 10 2020 . Also includes Tue Jan 26 2021, Wed Apr 07 2021.
10:00am to 12:00pm

10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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2020 Sep 16

Building Personal Resilience: Optimism

Repeats every month on the 13 of October until Tue Oct 13 2020 . Also includes Tue Dec 01 2020, Thu Jan 14 2021, Tue Mar 16 2021.
10:00am to 12:00pm

10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

Building Personal Resilience is a suite of workshops designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, combined the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with...

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2020 Sep 23

Building Personal Resilience: Mental Agility

Repeats every month on the 4 of November until Wed Nov 04 2020 .
10:00am to 12:00pm

10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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2020 Oct 21

Building Personal Resilience: Connection

Repeats every month on the 15 of December until Tue Dec 15 2020 . Also includes Tue Feb 02 2021, Wed Apr 14 2021.
10:00am to 12:00pm

10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm
10:00am to 12:00pm

Location: 

Online

This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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2020 Oct 07

Building Personal Resilience: Connection

Repeats every month on the 12 of November until Thu Nov 12 2020 .
1:00pm to 3:00pm

1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Online

This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict and act in productive ways in the midst of challenge and stress. You will have opportunities to explore your ingrained thinking habits and will learn how to adopt a resilient mindset.  You will leave each workshop with greater self-awareness and a few...

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2020 Sep 30

Building Personal Resilience: Connection

10:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Online
This suite of workshops is designed to help you strengthen your resiliency by learning and practicing cognitive science-based tools, and techniques that foster greater “bounce-back” ability. You will experience how a positive and agile mindset, and the ability to self-regulate, will bolster your capacity to communicate, manage conflict...
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2020 Oct 29

Quick tips for Effective Resumes

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

Online

This session will provide a quick and efficient overview of the key elements to consider when creating an effective resume. 

Objectives

  • Name the key elements of an effective resume
  • Identify aspects of your resume to strengths
  • Ask questions about writing resumes as time permits

Audience: Benefit Eligible Employees 

Pre-Requisite: None

Cost: None

Late Drop/Cancel Fee: None...

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2020 Oct 06

Expanding Your Career Network

1:00pm to 2:30pm

Location: 

Online

Building a broad and strong career network takes strategy and skill.  During this session we’ll explore ways to expand your career network virtually and in person.

Objectives

  • Define a strong career network
  • Use tools and strategies to expand your network virtually.  
  • Set concrete networking goals 

Audience: Benefit Eligible Employees 

Pre-Requisite: None

Cost: None

Late Drop/...

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2020 Nov 12

Building Resilience into Your Career

12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

Online

In today’s ever-changing work landscape, it is important to consider the resiliency of your career.  During this session we’ll explore the skills and knowledge that you can leverage when the needs of the workplace change.  We’ll also address the value of on-going skill development and relationship-building.

Objectives

  • Identify the qualities, skills, and knowledge that help create career resiliency.
  • Pinpoint specific skill development resources and tools
  • Share and coach with peers best practices for...
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2020 Oct 07

Email Management

10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Online

This workshop, by the Harvard University Archives, will introduce methods for gaining control of email and managing it according to Harvard records policies as well as provide tips on how to organize your email.

Who should attend: All employees who want to effectively manage their email.

What you will learn

  • Methods of controlling email
  • The application of the General Records Schedule to email
  • Examples of types of emails with their...
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2020 Sep 30

Out of Sight: Off-site Records Storage

10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Online

Objective: This workshop, by the Harvard University Archives, will present the step-by-step process of sending records to off-site storage at the Records Center. We cover everything from how to assemble and pack a box to how to complete the deposit paperwork.

Length: 1 ½ hours

Who should attend: Employees who have not yet sent records to storage as well as anyone in charge of packing and depositing boxes who would like a refresher course.

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2020 Sep 23

Trash or Treasure: Guidance on Retaining Office Records

10:00am to 11:30am

Location: 

Online

Objective: Have you ever wondered, "How long do I need to keep my office records? Can I throw them away when I am done with them?" This workshop provides tools and advice to help you determine how long to keep your records and what to do when you no longer need to hold onto them. Whether you feel like you’re drowning in information or you're concerned that you're keeping records too long or not long enough, this workshop is for you.

Length: 1 ½ hours

Who should attend: All employees who want to...

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