Managing Competing Priorities During Quarantine

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This two-hour session focuses on managing communication, boundaries and setting expectations so you can accomplish your most important priorities effectively.   You Will Learn: To ask clear questions Strategies to negotiate the issues that interfere with your priorities Audience: All Benefit Eligible Employees Pre-Requisites: none Cost: none Late Drop/Cancel Fee: none   Please email trainingportalhelp@harvard.edu with all technical questions or issues and direct class content and logistics questions to training@harvard.edu.

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.

Welcoming a Baby? Thinking of Adopting? New to Child Care?

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This seminar provides an overview of the multiple resources offered to Harvard paid benefits eligible employees. Topics covered include a review of various child care options and how to find childcare that’s right for you. A general review of the benefits available to each employee type and their various pay schedules, planning your leave, lactation rooms and other key information for new parents from the Harvard Longwood Campus.

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…

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…

Effective Negotiation Skills

Zoom Virtual Webinar

We negotiate with colleagues, collaborators, and even family members all the time. Wondering how to best negotiate the things that matter to you the most? Effective negotiation skills can help you enhance your work outcomes and improve working relationships. This workshop will give you a chance to consider what you bring to informal and formal negotiations that may help or hinder you. We’ll discuss negotiation styles, elements of principled negotiations…

Creating a Climate of Gender Equity & Inclusion

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This interactive workshop invites participants to reflect on their own experiences as bystanders, understand factors that contribute to gender equity in the workplace, discover opportunities to improve community climate, and develop personalized strategies to prevent sexual harassment and other sexual misconduct in the spaces where they live, learn, and work. Audience: Harvard University staff, faculty, postdocs and affiliates. Pre-Requisites: None Cost: None Late Drop/Cancel Fee: None Please contact hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu with…

Introduction to DIB

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…

Understanding Unconscious Bias

Zoom Virtual Webinar

We all have unconscious biases, which doesn’t make us moral or corrupt; it makes us human. In this 2-hour virtual workshop, you will learn how the brain is naturally inclined to make generalizations (some true, some false, some good, some bad) and why. When these generalizations result in stereotypes and biases, there is a danger that marginalized employees will suffer unfair treatment and judgment through no fault of their own.…

Understanding Unconscious Bias

Zoom Virtual Webinar

We all have unconscious biases, which doesn’t make us moral or corrupt; it makes us human. In this 2-hour virtual workshop, you will learn how the brain is naturally inclined to make generalizations (some true, some false, some good, some bad) and why. When these generalizations result in stereotypes and biases, there is a danger that marginalized employees will suffer unfair treatment and judgment through no fault of their own.…