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Flexwork Overview for Employees

November 19, 2019
Come learn about Harvard's University-wide flexwork guidelines and what the essential ingredients are of a flexwork proposal during this workshop on Dec. 3. Other aspects 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. Learn more. Read more about Flexwork Overview for Employees

Flexwork Overview for Managers

November 12, 2019
In this session on Nov. 21, 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 ensure an "equitable process of fair consideration for all proposals"; flex and the HUCTW agreement; and special considerations for managing telework. Learn more. Read more about Flexwork Overview for Managers

Introduction to Mindfulness: How the Science and Practice of Awareness Supports Well-Being and Performance

November 6, 2019
Join in person or via  WebEx  to learn about Mindful Meditation. This program on Nov. 19 introduces the basic principles and practices of mindfulness, a concentrated state of awareness that helps people see and respond to situations with clarity. Learn more. Read more about Introduction to Mindfulness: How the Science and Practice of Awareness Supports Well-Being and Performance