Mindfulness offers a pathway to meet the experience of anxiety, and in doing so, restore valued activity, rather than allowing ourselves to be dominated by fear and avoidance. This workshop on Sept. 27 will introduce the use of mindfulness as a way to understand and respond to the experience of anxiety. Learn more. Read more about Mindfulness and Anxiety
This workshop on Sept. 27 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. Learn more. Read more about Creating Your Best Resume
The family-friendly run/walk will welcome everyone from competitive runners to friends of the beloved councilor onto a flat and fast USA Track and Field certified course for a sanctioned race that covers just over 3 miles of Allston-Brighton on Sept. 30. Click here to learn more. Read more about Brian J. Honan 5K Run/Walk 2018
Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal in this seminar on Sept. 26, including 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 trial period. Learn more. Read more about Developing a Flex Proposal (University-Wide)
This course on Sept. 21 will cover installation, configuration, user management, asset management (images, PDFs, videos), creating and editing pages and posts, setting up security, and basic Search Engine Optimization (SEO). Learn more. Read more about Introduction to WordPress
By the conclusion of this workshop on Sept 24, employees will learn how to establish a profile and beneficiaries, model hypothetical retirement income, access fund performance information and much more. Click here for further information and to register.
Museum Day Live! is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithsonian magazine. Participating museums and cultural institutions across the country provide entry to anyone presenting a Museum Day Live! ticket on Sept. 22 at Harvard's Museum of Natural History. Where will your curiosity lead you on Museum Day Live!? To download a ticket, click here.
This introductory class on Sept. 11 provides an understanding of Harvard's Chart of Accounts (CoA) structure and explains the information that is captured about each financial transaction. This class is recommended for all staff who are responsible for processing, tracking, or reviewing financial transactions. Learn more. Read more about Chart of Accounts