Building Personal Resilience: Connection

Zoom Virtual Webinar

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…

Community Spaces for People with Disabilities

Zoom Virtual Webinar

Drop-in session for self-care & wellness. All members of the Harvard community, including students, staff, faculty, postdocs, research fellows, and academic personnel, are welcome. These spaces will be hosted by affinity group. In recognition of our intersecting identities, sessions will not overlap to allow people with multiple, salient identities the opportunity to attend each relevant day. Spaces are created by ODIB in partnership with the DIB Leadership Council, University Health…

Leadership Session: Team Effectiveness

Zoom Virtual Webinar

In this two-part series leaders will explore the elements of an effective team. Whether you want to improve your team’s outward performance and results or foster effective internal team dynamics, this series will be useful. Leaders will have a chance to reflect on their own teams and leave with next steps to apply.   Offerings of this course are only viewable to managers and leaders. If you believe you should…

Community Spaces for BIPOC & Multi-racial Groups

Zoom Virtual Webinar

Drop-in session for self-care & wellness. All members of the Harvard community, including students, staff, faculty, postdocs, research fellows, and academic personnel, are welcome. These spaces will be hosted by affinity group. In recognition of our intersecting identities, sessions will not overlap to allow people with multiple, salient identities the opportunity to attend each relevant day. Spaces are created by ODIB in partnership with the DIB Leadership Council, University Health…

Manager’s Community Forum

Unlike CWD’s typical workshops, the Manager’s Community Forum is a one-hour facilitated dialog among managers at Harvard who share similar challenges and can learn from one another. In our experience, when managers from across Harvard get together, it sparks a powerful dynamic of sharing and learning. This forum is meant to capitalize on that. The dialog will be facilitated by a CWD facilitator. Each time a forum convenes, the topics…

Addressing Microaggressions at Work

Zoom Virtual Webinar

In this session, you will learn about what microaggressions are and how they negatively impact individuals and teams. You will examine the differences between intention and impact and learn key strategies for addressing microaggressions in ways that foster shared understanding and growth. You will leave with actionable steps that you can begin to immediately apply.

Community Spaces for Black & African American Groups

Zoom Virtual Webinar

Drop-in session for self-care & wellness. All members of the Harvard community, including students, staff, faculty, postdocs, research fellows, and academic personnel, are welcome. These spaces will be hosted by affinity group. In recognition of our intersecting identities, sessions will not overlap to allow people with multiple, salient identities the opportunity to attend each relevant day. Spaces are created by ODIB in partnership with the DIB Leadership Council, University Health…

Understanding Unconscious Bias

Zoom Virtual Webinar

All of us have unconscious biases that may prevent us from making equitable, inclusive decisions. In this workshop, you will explore what unconscious bias is and how it manifests in the workplace. You will leave this session with an understanding of: the different types of bias and where they originate from how biases can influence workplace decisions and interactions how to recognize bias within yourself and others strategies for mitigating…

Unlock the Power of LinkedIn

Zoom Virtual Webinar

Many people think of LinkedIn only as a tool to find a new position - but it is much more than that. By using the LinkedIn platform regularly, you can research and learn about new workforce trends; connect with professionals in your field and share your career insights and comments with your network. Objectives: Identify resources on LinkedIn pertinent to your career interests Discover connections you can make to strengthen…

Introduction to DIB Academy

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This virtual workshop’s duration is 3.5 hours, 10:30-2:00 with a break from 12:00-12:30. It is the first workshop in the series, designed to start you on the journey, or support your journey, to become more culturally confident. The goal is to gain knowledge and strategies to enhance inclusion and belonging at Harvard and in your daily interactions.   In this workshop, you will increase your level of confidence in: Beginning…