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Wednesday, November 29, 2017

KEYS Track 4A - Minimizing Risk

Course | November 29 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Andy Goldblatt

 Human Resources

Eager to spend days in front of a judge and jury answering embarrassing questions about how you treated an employee? Learn how to reduce workplace risk – and what to do if it becomes unavoidable – in this gateway course to the Risk Management Track. We’ll talk about what risk management is, how it applies to managing employees, and the ten best practices you should follow to minimize or even...   More >

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Identifying and Addressing Workplace Bullying

Workshop | November 30 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24

 Sara Thacker, Staff Ombuds Office

 Staff Ombuds Office

Bullying can take many forms, some of which are obvious and others of which, though more indirect, can be equally destructive to working relationships. Participants will learn about how to recognize bullying behavior; how to distinguish bullying from incivility; what climates encourage bullying; the impact of workplace bullying; options for how bystanders can effectively respond; and constructive...   More >

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Certificate Program in Human Resource Management Online Information Session

Information Session | December 5 | 12-1 p.m. |  Online

 UC Berkeley Extension

Discover how this certificate, approved by the Human Resource Certification Institute, can help you make the most of growing opportunities in human resource management.

  Register online

Microsoft Excel Formulas and Functions (BETEC007)

Course | December 5 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"This course details the process by which calculations are created in Microsoft Excel workbooks. Emphasis is placed on the underlying theory and syntax of formulas and functions, as well as their complimentary abilities and use cases.

Learning Objectives

* Understand the fundamental differences of values vs. formats.
* Use AutoCalculate to display summary information from multiple...   More >

Wednesday, December 6, 2017

bMail Fundamentals (BETEC005)

Course | December 6 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 239 Campus Shared Services (1608 4th Street, Berkeley)

 Kathleen Valerio

 Human Resources

"bMail is Berkeley's version of Google Mail.

This class looks at ways Google Apps are integrated (Mail, Calendar, Drive). Learn basic navigation, how to compose and respond to e-mails, set up your account signature and vacation messages, activate useful labs, create groups and manage contacts, use e-mail to generate a calendar event and vice versa. Create and manage Labels and Filters, use...   More >

KEYS Track 4B - Dealing with Disputes and Disagreements

Course | December 6 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Sara Thacker

 Human Resources

Effectively managing conflict in the workplace is a key management responsibility. When conflicts are not resolved, individuals, work groups, and even the entire department may become dysfunctional. Managing conflict requires skills that can be taught. Course participants will: • Learn how to select the appropriate strategy for managing workplace conflicts • Learn how to analyze and map workplace...   More >

Monday, December 11, 2017

Microsoft Project Fundamentals (BETEC001)

Course | December 11 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"This foundation course combines industry-standard project management theory with practical application using Microsoft Project to plan, execute, and track progression throughout the project lifecycle.

Learning Objectives

* Define key project management concepts.
* Identify the elements and views of the Microsoft Project interface.
* Set the scheduling direction of new projects.
* Create...   More >

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Microsoft Excel VBA Function Programming (BETEC010)

Course | December 12 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"This course details the process by which custom, user-defined functions are created using the Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) programming language. Once defined, VBA functions may be used in Microsoft Excel to produce custom calculated outcomes that extend beyond the capabilities of the standard Excel function library.

Learning Objectives

* Understand the VBA Project hierarchy and...   More >

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Microsoft OneNote Fundamentals (BETEC028)

Course | December 13 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Kathleen Valerio

 Human Resources

"This course details the process of managing information in a structured format using Microsoft OneNote notebooks. Emphasis is placed on data management and formatting, embedded objects and drawing tools, recorded audio and video notes, and protection of sensitive data.

• Identify the elements of the Microsoft OneNote interface.
• Structure Notebooks using Pages, Subpages, Sections, and...   More >

KEYS Track 4C - Disability Management: Understanding the Process

Course | December 13 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Mary Kelly; Gretchen Scott

 Human Resources

Required Pre-Work: View video on UC Learning Center: "The Interactive Process: Reasonable Accommodation", class code BECOE506 This workshop provides supervisors with the background and tools necessary to manage the disability process. Topics include disability laws, workers’ compensation, non-occupational disability, transitional return-to-work, reasonable accommodation, and the interactive...   More >

Monday, December 18, 2017

Microsoft Excel PivotTables and PivotCharts (BETEC009)

Course | December 18 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 239 Campus Shared Services (1608 4th Street, Berkeley)

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"This course details the process by which large data sets are organized, formatted, summarized, and interactively manipulated using Tables, PivotTables, and PivotCharts.

Learning Objectives

* Convert data ranges into Tables to organize and analyze values using single and multi-field sorts, filters, and totals.
* Create Structured Reference Calculations using formulas and functions within...   More >

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

KEYS Track 4D - Creating a Safe and Healthy Workplace

Course | December 19 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Cori Evans; Tim Bean

 Human Resources

Required Pre-Work: View eCourse on UC Learning Center: "Workplace Health & Safety Awareness", class code BEEHSWHSP_11-18-09 Supervisors play a significant role in addressing the University's commitment to providing a safe, healthy and inclusive work environment. This training provides supervisors with the knowledge and skills to meet their responsibilities for creating a safe, healthy and...   More >

Thursday, February 15, 2018

Workplace Civility: Respect in Action

Workshop | February 15 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24

 Julia Horvath, Staff Ombuds Office

 Staff Ombuds Office

Learn practical steps for promoting civility at work, including guidelines for considerate conduct and ideas for creating a more inclusive work environment. Participants will also learn how to help their unit establish group norms and effective ways to respond to rudeness.

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Identifying and Addressing Workplace Bullying

Workshop | May 17 | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24

 Sara Thacker, Staff Ombuds Office

 Staff Ombuds Office

Bullying can take many forms, some of which are obvious and others of which, though more indirect, can be equally destructive to working relationships. Participants will learn about how to recognize bullying behavior; how to distinguish bullying from incivility; what climates encourage bullying; the impact of workplace bullying; options for how bystanders can effectively respond; and constructive...   More >