Course | September 6 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall
THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS ONLY. At the completion of this workshop, participants will understand and demonstrate the roles and skills needed of the meeting facilitator, including how to: Run effective and participatory meetings Plan and organize meetings Make meetings run smoother Be more productive and deliver intended results This workshop addresses the following... More >
Course | September 6 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 239 Campus Shared Services (1608 4th Street, Berkeley)
"This course focuses on the utilization of the embedded Microsoft Excel Query Editor to connect to multiple data sources in order to extract, manipulate, or compare datasets. Query results are loaded to the host Excel application to leverage other business intelligence features.
Identify the elements of the Microsoft Excel Query Editor.
Connect the Query Editor to... More >
Workshop | September 7 | 12-1:30 p.m. | University Hall
Terrie Moore, Staff Career Development
Explore your skills, including those you enjoy using most, and those you want to develop in order to progress in your career aspirations at UC Berkeley. Campus resources for learning and developing skills will be discussed.
REGISTRATION required at the UC Learning Center through the Blu portal. Course code - BECAR104
Panel Discussion | September 8 | 4-6 p.m. | 145 Dwinelle Hall
Chancellor Carol T. Christ; Erwin Chemerinsky, Dean, Berkeley Law; Steven Hayward, IGS Visiting Scholar; Arlie R. Hochschild, Professor Emerita of Sociology; David Landreth, Associate Professor of English; john a. powell, Professor of Law, African America Studies and Ethnic Studies
Office of the Chancellor
UC Berkeley students, faculty, and staff
are invited to hear a panel of campus
thinkers from various points on the political
spectrum explore matters of free speech in
the 21st century. A Q&A period will follow.
This special discussion is for the Cal
community. There is no cost for admission.
Please bring campus ID for entry.
Space is limited and doors will open at 3:50 p.m.
Please bring campus id for entry.
Workshop | September 11 | 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | University Hall
Linda Lundberg, Transition Services Lead, Central Human Resources
Create a resume that gets attention and results. Learn how to create documents that showcase your transferable skills and highlight the strengths of your unique work history.
REGISTRATION required at the UC Learning Center through the Blu portal. Course code - BECAR301
New Employee Orientation is held every other month. We encourage new employees to attend as soon as possible after beginning work at Berkeley - you'll learn about the campus, gain understanding of your benefits, and discover some new opportunities that are free to staff.
Orientation: New Employees | September 12 | 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 150 University Hall
New employees are encouraged to attend this orientation to learn about the Berkeley campus, gain understanding about your benefits and discover new opportunities for staff. An optional campus tour will be offered from 11:40am to 12:30pm following Campus Services and Staff Organizations. NOTE: New hires should meet with their departmental benefits managers to arrange to sign up for benefits during... More >
Course | September 12 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall
Participants will learn the principles and guidelines for performance management, and the importance of having a common set of core competencies, a common rating scale, and shared language as the foundation for developing strategies on behalf of individuals and the institution. In addition, specifics of the Berkeley performance evaluation components, interpreting the rating scale and the... More >
Course | September 12 | 1:30-4 p.m. | UCSB SSMS 1302
"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.
* Understand the fundamental differences of values vs. formats.
* Use AutoCalculate to display summary information from multiple... More >
Course | September 13 | 9-11:30 a.m. | UCSB SSMS 1303
"This course details the process by which large data sets are organized, formatted, summarized, and interactively manipulated using Tables, PivotTables, and PivotCharts.
* 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 >
Course | September 13 | 1:30-4 p.m. | UCSB SSMS 1302
This course details a family of related Excel features and function calculations commonly used in conjunction with large data Ranges or Tables. Emphasis is placed on proper use cases and syntax, and introduces alternative methods to view flat file data on a record-by-record basis.
* Understand the differences between Ranges and Tables.
* Review the... More >
Course | September 14 | 9-11:30 a.m. | UCSB SSMS 1303
"This course details the theory and syntax of nested Functions, including the integration of Logical Functions as well as the integration of Formulas with Functions. Calculation auditing features are reviewed to provide methods of inspecting concealed processing steps.
Please note: Although there is no required prerequisite for this course, it is highly recommended to attend Microsoft Excel... More >
Course | September 20 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall
Participants will learn how goals and performance standards fit into the performance management cycle and the performance evaluation process, understand the differences and similarities between setting goals and establishing performance standards, write goals and performance standards using SMART criteria, and align individual goals with department and organizational goals. This workshop... More >
Course | September 20 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 28 University Hall
"This foundation course details the process of developing structured PowerPoint presentations and enhancing those presentations by integrating formatting features, visual elements, animations, and slide transitions.
Identify the elements of the Microsoft PowerPoint Interface.
Understand the functional purpose of each PowerPoint view.
Develop a presentation slide... More >
Course | September 20 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 239 Campus Shared Services (1608 4th Street, Berkeley)
This course details the process by which Microsoft Visio diagrams are developed using Stencils, Shapes, Connectors, and through the incorporation of design tools and visual aids. Emphasis is placed on common diagram types and object organization using multi-page and multi-layer design layouts.
* Understand diagramming concepts and the relationships... More >
Workshop | September 26 | 12-1:30 p.m. | University Hall
Terrie Moore, Staff Career Development
Identify/clarify values that are important to you to express at work. Explore approaches to enhance alignment.
REGISTRATION required at the UC Learning Center through the Blu portal. Course code - BECAR103
Course | September 27 | 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 24 University Hall
THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS ONLY. This workshop will explore the delegation process and its benefits to the individual, team and organization. Participants will learn skills in: Planning and preparing to delegate a task Communicating effectively for delegating Planning follow-up and successful project completion This workshop addresses the following Core Competencies: ... More >