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Upcoming Events

Monday, June 19, 2017

Advancing Practice - Life After Advising: Resume Review (An Interactive Workshop), 6/19/17

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills: Professional Skills Development | June 19 | 9-10:30 a.m. | 150 University Hall

 Elizabeth Wilcox

 Human Resources

Is your resume effectively skimmable? Does it use key words and phrases to describe your core skills and value added? Is it the right length? Are there skill, experience or education gaps? How could you fill these? Is it focused on the job you want instead of the job you have? Bring your current resume to this session and we will work to improve and streamline it together.

Marketing Yourself for Your Next Job: Resume Writing

Workshop | June 19 | 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, See registration confirmation for Room Number

 Staff/Faculty Career Programs

 Staff Learning and Development

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 by going to the UC learning Center in Blu. Register for BECAR301

Communication / Resume Clinic: Transition Services Program

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills | June 19 | 12-3 p.m. | University Hall, Room 198

 Human Resources

These interactive workshops are designed for those participants in active job search.

Write a great cover letter, email and review linkedin protocols. Second part of the session will be spent in reviewing resumes.

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Microsoft Excel Query Editor (BETEC025)

Course: Technology and Systems Training | June 20 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"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.

Learning Objectives
• Identify the elements of the Microsoft Excel Query Editor.
• Connect the Query Editor to...   More >

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

KEYS: Creating a Safe and Healthy Workplace

Workshop: Manager and Supervisor Development | June 21 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24

 Human Resources

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS ONLY.

Pre-work:
1) View eCourse on UC Learning Center: "Workplace Health & Safety Awareness", class code BEEHSWHSP_11-18-09
2) Ask the staff you supervise for input – what are their health and safety concerns?

Managers and supervisors play a significant role in addressing the University's commitment to providing a safe, healthy and...   More >

  Register online

Thursday, June 22, 2017

Assessing Personality Type and Your Career with the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator

Workshop | June 22 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, See registration confirmation for Room Number

 Staff/Faculty Career Programs

 Staff Learning and Development

The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) can help you understand your preferred work style and how it relates to specific career/work roles. A clearer understanding of these can be beneficial to achieving higher career satisfaction.

Registration required by going to the UC learning Center in Blu. Register for BECAR102. See details there for PRE-WORK required for this workshop.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Exploring Career Interests with the Strong Interest Inventory

Workshop | June 26 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, See registration confirmation for Room Number

 Staff/Faculty Career Programs

 Staff Learning and Development

The Strong Interest Inventory is used to clarify prominent career and work interests. These themes will be discussed and related to job families and career opportunities on the Berkeley campus.

Registration required by going to the UC learning Center in Blu. Register for BECAR101. See details there for PRE-WORK required for this workshop.

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

HCM Training - Data Entry - 06/27/2017

Course: Technology and Systems Training | June 27 | 10 a.m.-5 p.m. | 241 Campus Shared Services (1608 4th Street, Berkeley)

 Lydia A. Jenkins

 Human Resources

Instructor-led – Hands-On training which include realistic HR business process scenarios and exercises
Personal Data Entry – Add (Hire) a Person based on HR business process
Job Data Entry – Updating Employee Job Movements based on HR business process
Understand Action/Reason and Sequence Numbering
Understand Transfer Process : Within a Department and Out of Department
Understand Promotions...   More >

Microsoft Publisher Fundamentals (BETEC030)

Course: Technology and Systems Training | June 27 | 1:30-4 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Keith Samsell

 Human Resources

"This comprehensive foundation course details the process of using Microsoft Publisher for desktop publishing; including the development and design of publications that incorporate text, graphics, and objects for internal production or commercial printing.

Learning Objectives
• Identify the elements of the Microsoft Publisher interface.
• Define page layout and structure to organize pages...   More >

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

KEYS: Disability Management: Understanding the Process

Workshop: Manager and Supervisor Development | June 28 | 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | University Hall, Room 24

 Human Resources

THIS WORKSHOP IS FOR SUPERVISORS AND MANAGERS ONLY.

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 process.

  Register online

Interviewing: Prep and Practice: Transition Services Program

Workshop | June 28 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | University Hall, Room 198

 Human Resources

These interactive workshops are designed for those participants in active job search. Sign up through the UC Training Calendar, or email: transitions2@berkeley.edu

Prepare for successful interviews. Practice the five key questions.

Microsoft Excel Spreadsheet Design and Formatting (BETEC011)

Course: Technology and Systems Training | June 28 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | 28 University Hall

 Kathleen Valerio

 Human Resources

"Spreadsheet Basics: Learn how to navigate in and across spreadsheets. Use AutoFill to build spreadsheets and link them into quarterly reports with basic equations in Microsoft Excel.

Learning objectives:

* Insert and format data.
* Use AutoFill.
* Insert/delete hide and unhide rows and columns.
* Name, move, add and delete worksheets.
* Apply filters and sorts.
* Export files to Excel...   More >

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Job Interviewing II: Practice Your Interviewing Skills

Workshop | June 29 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, See registration confirmation for Room Number

 Staff/Faculty Career Programs

 Staff Learning and Development

In this supportive small-group workshop, you will practice what you learned in the job interviewing I workshop. Walk away with valuable peer-to-peer feedback to incorporate into your interview repertoire.

Registration required by going to the UC learning Center in Blu. Register for BECAR207

Friday, July 7, 2017

Networking and Strategic Job Search: Transition Services Program

Workshop: Career Development/Job Search Skills | July 7 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m. | University Hall, Room 198

 Human Resources

These interactive workshops are designed for those participants in active job search. Sign up through the UC Training Calendar, or email: transitions2@berkeley.edu

Design a plan for finding and applying for jobs that fit.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

New Employee Orientation

Orientation: New Employees | January 10 – September 12, 2017 the second Tuesday of the month every other month with exceptions | 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | University Hall, Room 150

 Human Resources

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.

New Employee Orientation

Orientation: New Employees | July 11 | 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 150 University Hall

 Human Resources

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 >

Wednesday, July 26, 2017

5th Annual NOW Conference: Staff Career Conference: "Bring Your Best Self"

Conference/Symposium | July 26 |  Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union

 Tsu-Jae King Liu, Vice Provost for Academic and Space Planning, U.C. Berkeley; Carol Christ, Chancellor Designee, U.C. Berkeley; Shola Richards, Best-selling author of "Making Work Work", UCLA Health

 Plus a variety of concurrent sessions

 Equity and Inclusion, Vice Chancellor, Human Resources, Interim Chief HR Officer

Advance registration is required, and both Registration and Wait-list are now full.
Even if you are not able to attend the conference in person, we provide videos and handouts for some sessions shortly after the conference. Also, please visit the Archives section to view information about prior NOW Conferences.

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

New Employee Orientation

Orientation: New Employees | January 10 – September 12, 2017 the second Tuesday of the month every other month with exceptions | 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | University Hall, Room 150

 Human Resources

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.

New Employee Orientation

Orientation: New Employees | September 12 | 8:15 a.m.-12:30 p.m. | 150 University Hall

 Human Resources

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 >