Email for Action

Zoom Virtual Webinar

Course description : In this half-day, 3-hour workshop you’ll learn techniques for formatting your emails when requesting action. Particularly helpful for the “stream of conscious” writer, you’ll learn concepts to help organize your thoughts in a way that will help your readers take the action you intend in the time you’re requesting.    You will learn Best practices to create an effective email Tips that will help ensure your email is…

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…

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…

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…

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.

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…

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.…