Workshops: Career Development – In The Know – Work/Life & Wellbeing

Continue Making Meaningful Connections in FY18!

The positive response to the roll out of the FY’17 Meaningful Connections curriculum resulted in HLC colleagues making connections across the campus at events ranging from Transit Gallery discussions, Work/Life programs and classroom training such as Conversations that Take Courage. Keep the energy going in FY’18 by continuing to take advantage of the robust curriculum offered within the following three content suites: Work-Life & Wellbeing, Interpersonal Focus and In The Know. To find out how Meaningful Connections began and how we developed the curriculum click here. For questions about HLC courses or registration, email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu.


Meaningful Connections Challenge Grid & Raffle
Use the grid to inspire your development plan for the coming year and to be entered in the year-end raffle and the chance to win one of four prizes!

FY’18 Meaningful Connections Work/Life &        Professional Development Calendar
Click here for the FY’18 Meaningful Connections: Work-Life & Professional Development Calendar. For detailed course information, read the  HLC Work-Life & Professional Development  Course Catalogue.

Harvard University encourages persons with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you anticipate needing any type of accommodation or have questions about the physical access provided, please contact hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu in advance of your participation.

 

Career & Professional Dev. –  In The Know Courses |CWD on the HLC/UMT/Harvard Leadership | Work/Life & Wellbeing Courses,Webinars & More  | Harvard HR and Benefits Workshops

 

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Upcoming Courses : Career & Professional Development – In The Know

 

 

 

 

Performance Management
Please click here for the latest information on training and tools.

Flex Work Information and Classes:
Harvard University aims for excellence in its administrative operations and the employment experience it provides. Flexible work arrangements can contribute to this excellence, providing the potential for employees to perform consistently at the highest levels, work together efficiently and effectively to meet the University’s mission and business objectives, and maintain a good quality of life. To find out more about the Flexible Work Guidelines and for classes happening in Cambridge click here.

Developing A Flex Proposal (Staff)
Thursday, June 28th: 10:00 – 11:00am, Gordon Hall, Waterhouse Room
HTP course information/class registration
This session is an in-depth look at how to develop a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard’s University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; 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; and how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a trial period. Issues of trust, brave conversations, transparency, and fairness will be also be explored. Audience: This course is intended for Harvard Longwood Campus staff, faculty, and post docs Pre-work: Optional pre-work includes a review of the online guidelines at https://hr.harvard.edu/flexwork
Participation for the entirety of this course is required to receive credit in the Harvard Training Portal. Please email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu with any questions

Evaluating a Flex Proposal (Managers)
Thursday, June 28th: 11:30am – 12:30pm, Gordon Hall, Waterhouse Room
HTP course information/class registration
This session includes an in-depth look at how to evaluate a flexible work arrangement proposal based on Harvard’s University-wide flexible work guidelines. Nancy Costikyan, the director of Harvard’s Office of Work/Life, will review the essential ingredients of a flex proposal; how to assess your own attitude about workplace flexibility in general and flex for individual employees specifically; how to identify ways to evaluate the success of an arrangement after a trial period; and what to do when employees disclose personal reasons behind the proposal that trigger your emotions or certain legal requirements–or both. Issues of trust, candid conversations, transparency, and fairness will also be explored.
Audience: This course is intended for Harvard Longwood Campus staff and faculty managers Pre-work: Optional pre-work includes a review of the online guidelines athttps://hr.harvard.edu/flexwork
Participation for the entirety of this course is required to receive credit in the Harvard Training Portal. Please email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu with any questions.

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Center for Workplace Development: On the HLC, UMT & Harvard Leadership

UPCOMING HLC CWD CLASSES
Click on the class link below for class information and to register. For a complete list of Summer and Fall 2017 CWD classes (in Cambridge and on the HLC) and how to register, click here or visit https://hr.harvard.edu/files/humanresources/files/cwd_courses.pdf.

Universal Manager Training
To learn about this CWD program, click here.  This program equips managers with knowledge and skills in the core areas of Employment Law, HU Policies, WorkLife, Leaves of Absence, Civility, Safety, and Diversity.  This program is required for all managers and supervisors (new managers should attend within their first year at Harvard). For more information and to register, go to the Harvard Training Portal (trainingportal.harvard.edu) and enter Universal Manager Training under Search in the upper right-hand corner.

Harvard Leadership Development Programs
Please click here for a description of available programs and options.  To enroll contact:
– Chan – ebrennan@hsph.harvard.edu
– HMS – skatsman@hsph.harvard.edu
– HSDM – judith_vance@hsdm.harvard.edu

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Upcoming Courses, Webinars & More: Work/Life & Wellbeing

Work/Life resources for the Harvard Longwood Campus community can be reached via e-mail: worklife.hlc@harvard.edu.

Yoga for Every Body on The Quad Summer 2018
Mondays: 12pm – 1pm, Harvard Quad (weather depending)
Facilitator:
K. Kwass
Class Release
Registration Note:
You will need to register in the Harvard Training Portal for this class – because it is outside, you will not be able to walk-in. If there is a waitlist, please be sure to register in the portal to put your name the waitlist.
6/4: HTP Registration
6/11: HTP Registration
6/18: HTP Registration
6/25: HTP Registration
7/2: HTP Registration
7/9: HTP Registration
7/16: HTP Registration
Take a mid-afternoon break with a mindful Kripalu yoga class designed to calm the mind and body. You will be gently guided through physical postures and breathing techniques to release tension and restore balance. Leave feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Please note: You must bring a signed copy of the release attached at the class level in order to participate in this class. If you are under 18yrs, please email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu as there may be extra paperwork needed.
Audience: This course is intended for Harvard Longwood Campus staff, faculty, post docs and affiliates. All levels are welcome! Please email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu with any questions.

4 Week Gentle Yoga Immersion
Tuesdays: 12pm – 1pm
Facilitator:
K. Barwinski
Class Release
This 4-week yoga series will leave you balanced, energized, relaxed, and restored.  This is a gentle yoga class suited for all levels.  We will integrate movement with the breath as part of a gentle and creative vinyasa yoga flow.  You will tune into your body through movement and bring a sense of calm to the mind through the breath.  You will leave feeling ready to face the day’s challenges with grace and equanimity. No prior yoga experience necessary.  Participants need to provide their own mats and/or props.
Registration Note: You will need to register in the Harvard Training Portal for this class –  you will not be able to walk-in. If there is a waitlist, please be sure to register in the portal to put your name on the list. You must bring a signed copy of the release attached at the class level in order to participate in this class. If you are under 18yrs, please email hlctraining@hsph.harvard.edu as there may be extra paperwork needed.
6/12: HTP Registration – Landmark Center, Ramler Park, 130 Peterborough Street, Boston, MA **This class is outside and is weather dependent**
6/19: HTP Registration
– Landmark Center, The Coop, 8th Floor East
6/26: HTP Registration
– Landmark Center, The Coop, 8th Floor East
7/3: HTP Registration – Landmark Center, The Coop, 8th Floor East

UPCOMING HOUSING WEBINARS:
Home Buying Webinar: Tuesday, July 17th, 12:00pm – 1:30pm. Please register in advance
Learn more about the only Harvard-sponsored Home Buying and Selling Benefits Program

Mindfulness Meditation
Tuesdays from 12:30-1:20PM,Kresge 201
Note:
6/19/18- no room availability
7/17/18 – held in FXB G03 instead of Kresge 201
Silent meditation for 20 minutes. Reading from works by Thich Nhat Hanh and other teachers. Short discussion afterwards. We would love for you to join us. For any questions, please email darond@hsph.harvard.edu.

Bright Horizons Webinars
Bright Horizons Webinar Library offers recorded webinars on a variety of topics; parents can watch at their convenience.

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HU Human Resources, HU Happenings & Benefits Office Workshops

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Wellbeing at Harvard
Click above to find issues of the Your Life Well Lived, a monthly digest of wellbeing resources for Harvard faculty and staff.

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Outing and Innings
Outings and Innings is coming to the Harvard School of Dental Medicine! Click here for dates and the location. 

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Financial Education Calendar March and April 2018
From the Harvard Benefits Office
View this calendar to see what is being offered in the world of financial education over the next few months –you are just one click away from setting up a one-on-one or watching a webinar or signing up for an in-person presentation when they are offered.

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