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2018 Jun 19

Flexwork Overview for Managers

12:30pm to 1:30pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 752

Bring your lunch to this one-hour overview for managers of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will give managers a quick tour through the guidelines that were rolled out in the spring of 2017. Managers will learn about proposing, discussing, evaluating and managing flexwork; the business advantages of flexwork; the wisdom of trial periods; how to renew, tweak and end existing arrangements; how to...

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2018 Apr 11

Flexwork Overview for Managers

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this one-hour overview for managers of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will give managers a quick tour through the guidelines that were rolled out in the spring of 2017. Managers will learn about proposing, discussing, evaluating and managing flexwork; the business advantages of flexwork; the wisdom of trial periods; how to renew, tweak and end existing arrangements; how to...

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2018 Feb 12

Flexwork Overview for Managers

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this one-hour overview for managers of Harvard's updated, University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will give managers a quick tour through the guidelines that were rolled out in the spring of 2017. Managers will learn about proposing, discussing, evaluating and managing flexwork; the business advantages of flexwork; the wisdom of trial periods; how to renew, tweak and end existing arrangements; how to...

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2018 May 16

Evaluating a Flexwork Proposal

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this in-depth look at how to evaluate a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard's University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your own attitude about workplace flexibility in general and flex for individual employees specifically; how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a trial period; and what to do when employees disclose personal reasons behind the...

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2018 Mar 21

Evaluating a Flexwork Proposal

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this in-depth look at how to evaluate a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard's University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your own attitude about workplace flexibility in general and flex for individual employees specifically; how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a trial period; and what to do when employees disclose personal reasons behind the...

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2018 May 09

Developing a Flexwork Proposal

11:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this in-depth look at how to develop a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard's University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your manager’s attitude about workplace flexibility; the timing of conversations with your manager; when and how to avoid getting into the personal considerations behind the proposal; and how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a...

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2018 Mar 06

Developing a Flexwork Proposal

12:00pm to 1:00pm

Location: 

114 Mt Auburn Street, 4th floor, Conference room 406

Bring your lunch to this in-depth look at how to develop a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard's University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your manager’s attitude about workplace flexibility; the timing of conversations with your manager; when and how to avoid getting into the personal considerations behind the proposal; and how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a...

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2018 Feb 26

America Saves Week Begins

(All day)

HUECU has joined forces with America Saves to raise awareness about the importance of saving money during America Saves Week. America Saves Week is a national effort to set a savings goal, make a savings plan, and save automatically. Throughout America Saves Week (February 26 – March 3), HUECU will offer savings tips through webinars, in-branch events, and social media contests.

America Saves Week

January 31, 2018

HUECU has joined forces with America Saves to raise awareness about the importance of saving money during America Saves Week, a national effort to set a savings goal and make a savings plan. From Feb. 26–March 3, HUECU is offering savings tips through webinars, in-branch events, and social media. TIAA is also offering ...

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2018 Nov 06

Managing Stress in the Workplace

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Webinar

We all encounter some form of stress every day - -commuting to work, difficult bosses, caring for our children and parents and all those emails in our inbox! But when stress is not managed properly, it can cause physical and emotional harm to our bodies and souls. Balancing work and caregiving can be particularly stressful. Learn the difference between positive and negative stress, the warning signs of stress overload and strategies to stay calm, present and balanced when the going gets tough.


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2018 Aug 07

Eldercare Webinar: Caught in the Middle -- How to Cope as a Sandwich Generation Caregiver

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Are you juggling the care of your parents and kids while trying to focus on your job too? If so, you are probably in the caregiving sandwich and you’re not alone. Nearly half of adults ages 40-59 are caring for both an aging parent and child and most are also in the workforce. Is there a way for sandwich generation caregivers, whether you are a daughter, son, spouse or partner, to manage it all without feeling guilty and depleted? The answer is yes, but you’ll need some support, both at home and at work. If you are caught in the middle, don’t miss this lively and dynamic webinar in which...

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2018 May 08

Eldercare Webinar: Aging Well

1:00pm to 2:00pm

We are living in unprecedented times. Life expectancy is on the rise and centenarians will no longer be a rarity. While many seniors will remain active and vibrant into their 80s and 90s, others will suffer from age-related disabilities and chronic illness. With the increase in longevity, there is a growing interest in improving the health, well-being, and independence of adults as they age. As Theodore Roosevelt once said, “Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you’ve got to start young.” This webinar will address common risk factors of aging such as falls, isolation...

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2018 Feb 06

Eldercare Webinar: Plan-Ahead Strategies for Caregivers

1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

webinar

Mom or Dad may be healthy and independent now so conversations about care needs down the road have been pushed to the back burner. But as your parents age, you may find yourself in the role of caregiver one day. Planning ahead and communicating with your parent before a crisis can help avoid common pitfalls. Learn about strategies for proactive planning, options for care, and the cost of long-term care. And if your parent rejects the idea of help entirely, there may be ways to decrease resistance and enhance the likelihood of a positive outcome.

This webinar is...

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2018 Feb 12

Design Thinking Workshop with Brian Matt

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Labs, Batten Hall, 125 Western Ave, Allston, MA 02134

It’s the center of the Innovation equation.  Design thinking, the ability and sensibility to invent, create and ideate in a way that is motivated by the customer and real marketplace need. This essential workshop is presented by Altitude, a product and industrial design firm recently acquired by Accenture.  Attendance is limited.

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2018 Jan 29

Think Like an Entrepreneur # 1: Define the Problem

6:00pm to 7:30pm

Location: 

Harvard Innovation Labs, Batten Hall, 125 Western Ave, Allston, MA 02134

Are you interested in someday starting your own venture, but you don’t know where to start? Do you have a particular problem that you’re interested in solving, or even an idea you think could become a company or organization? If so, the “Think like an Entrepreneur” series is designed with you in mind. In this three workshop series, we’ll move through (1) problem definition, (2) market sizing & customer development, and (3) value proposition of your proposed product or service. All Harvard students welcome!

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