How to Apply Design Thinking to Your Career and Your Life: Cal Day

Lecture | April 13 | 10:45 a.m.-12 p.m. | UC Berkeley Extension (Golden Bear Center), Room 206

 Rebecca Andersen, Career Services at the UC Berkeley Information School

 UC Berkeley Extension

Explore the concepts of design thinking and how to apply them to career and life goals in this interactive Cal Day workshop.

Design thinking is a methodology for solving complex problems that's used by designers in developing new products. It relies on research, communicating with others, experimenting, and rapidly iterating solutions.

Come test drive design thinking concepts and identify some actionable steps you can take to pursue your next career move or life goal. You’ll learn some valuable design thinking strategies, gain a fresh perspective on career planning, and new ways of defining success.

Seating is limited. Sign up today and arrive early.

About the speaker:

Rebecca Andersen is Director of Career Services at the UC Berkeley Information School and has completed the Design Your Life Coaches Certification. A career changer herself, Rebecca is a popular workshop leader and frequent presenter to mid-career professionals and career changers.

About Cal Day in Berkeley

Saturday, April 13 is Cal Day, UC Berkeley's annual open house. The campus welcomes the community, current students, friends and families for a full day of over 400 events—free lectures, performances, tours, concerts and more to showcase the campus and the school's programs. Check the website for a full lineup of events. Public transportation is recommended. There is a kiosk for a limited number of paid parking spaces at UC Berkeley Extension's Golden Bear Center. Go Bears!

 Free Cal Day event. Register online