Upcoming Events

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

Mastering Leadership

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Conflict Resolution and Prevention Training: Functional Development: Manager and Supervisor Development: Professional Skills Development | July 17 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Classroom 212

 Nancy Friedman, M.B.A., Founder and President, Next Step Coaching and Consulting

 Human Resources, UC Berkeley Extension

This three-day intensive program is designed to help managers become more effective and to learn what it takes to be a strong leader. Designed for participants who manage others (and who have done so for several years), this course provides you with the techniques, approaches and tools to improve your communication, strategy and ability to coach and motivate employees. You also learn how to...   More >

Tuesday, July 31, 2018

Planning for Your Next Career Move: Becar250

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | July 31 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Human Resources

You have goals for your job, but how about your career? Being ready for your next career move means preparing early. In this workshop, you’ll begin to frame a goal and a plan to build and sustain momentum.

Tuesday, August 7, 2018

Interests in Life and Work: Becar150

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | August 7 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Chris McLean

 Human Resources

The term “Interests” has very specific meaning in career development. Clarify how your interests influence the work you enjoy through the Strong Interest Inventory. Explore how interests relate to job families and opportunities on campus.

PRE-WORK REQUIRED. Instructions for taking the “Strong Interest Inventory” (at least 3 days in advance) will be sent in your registration confirmation.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

The Skills You Bring: Becar153

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | August 16 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Human Resources

The skills you enjoy and feel confident about contribute to strong performance and high satisfaction. Explore your transferable skills – the ones that support your career mobility and adaptability.

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Job Search Effectiveness: Becar355

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | August 21 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Linda Lundenberg

 Human Resources

We all know the importance of writing a good resume and responding to interview questions. But these tasks don’t stand alone. This workshop explores the structure of an effective job search in the UC Berkeley context.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Work Style and Your Career: Becar151

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | August 29 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Human Resources


Sunday, September 9, 2018

Effective Resume Writing: Becar350

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | September 9 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Linda Lundenberg

 Human Resources

Create a resume that gets attention and results. Learn how to create a document that highlights your transferable skills and the strengths of your unique work history.

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Your Values at Work: Becar150

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | September 12 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Human Resources

Values contribute to the meaning and satisfaction we find in work. This workshop offers a chance to clarify your highest-priority work related values, and explore avenues for enhancing alignment in your values and your work.

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Your Professional Online Network: Becar354

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | September 18 | 12-1 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Robyn Pease

 Human Resources

Put your best digital foot forward by using LinkedIn to highlight career accomplishments and research companies, people and job opportunities.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Interviewing for the Job: Becar352

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | September 26 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Linda Lundenberg

 Human Resources

Job interview skills are important whether you are switching fields, seeking an advanced position along your current path, or just keeping your skills sharp. This workshop provides an effective framework for expressing your qualifications.

Thursday, October 4, 2018

Informational Interviewing: Becar351

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | October 4 | 12-1 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Linda Lundenberg

 Human Resources

Thinking about an interesting career move? Have questions about the field or how to get there? Expand your career strategy toolkit by learning how to conduct effective informational interviews.

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Intensive Workshop in Emotional Intelligence for Leaders: Bus Adm 1102

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Conflict Resolution and Prevention Training: Manager and Supervisor Development: Professional Skills Development | October 16 – 17, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 213 UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center)

 Danielle Harlan, M.A., Ph.D, Founder and CEO, Center for Advancing Leadership and Human Potential

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn to use emotional intelligence (EI) to communicate more effectively and improve your interactions with co-workers, staff and management. Through a combination of self-assessments, personal-reflection and group activities, scenario role playing, and interactive classroom discussion, you’ll gain exposure and practice using EI to successfully navigate various social and professional situations...   More >

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Intensive Workshop in Emotional Intelligence for Leaders: Bus Adm 1102

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Conflict Resolution and Prevention Training: Manager and Supervisor Development: Professional Skills Development | October 16 – 17, 2018 every day | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 213 UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center)

 Danielle Harlan, M.A., Ph.D, Founder and CEO, Center for Advancing Leadership and Human Potential

 UC Berkeley Extension

Learn to use emotional intelligence (EI) to communicate more effectively and improve your interactions with co-workers, staff and management. Through a combination of self-assessments, personal-reflection and group activities, scenario role playing, and interactive classroom discussion, you’ll gain exposure and practice using EI to successfully navigate various social and professional situations...   More >

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

Job Interview Practice: Becar353

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | October 23 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall

 Terrie Moore

 Human Resources

Practice what you learned in Interviewing for the Job in this supportive small-group practice session. Nothing helps build confidence quite like practice and supportive feedback.