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Universal Manager Training

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This program focuses on equipping managers with the core knowledge and skills required to successfully manage at Harvard. Topics include important laws, policies, and skills necessary for successfully managing people and for creating an environment that is safe, productive and diverse. In an effort to maximize managers’ participation in the program, content will be offered in a blended format (a mix of online and classroom sessions), with a focus on…

The Power of a Positive No

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This half-day, 3.5-hour workshop will explore challenges behind saying “no” and potential risks, impact, and feelings that prevent us from being honest.  Learn how to say “yes” to yourself by identifying what is important and work towards a positive, respectful outcome at work or at home. This course is based on the Harvard Negotiation Program co-founder's book: The Power of a Positive No.    You will learn Techniques to assert your…

Design Thinking Mindsest

Zoom Virtual Webinar

This interactive workshop focuses on the five-phases of Design Thinking: empathize, define, ideate, prototype, test. We’ll focus on how to understand the user, challenge assumptions, and redefine problems in an attempt to identify alternative strategies and solutions that might not be instantly apparent with initial level of understanding. At the same time, Design Thinking provides a solution-based approach to solving problems. It is a way of thinking and working as…

Email for Action

Zoom Virtual Webinar

In this 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 read in the way you…

Email for Action

Zoom Virtual Webinar

In this 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 read in the way…

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…