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Agile Toolkit: Lean Coffee: a method for organizing agenda-less meetings (March 10, 2017) - From Agile Community of Practice Brown Bag, February 6, 2017 Lean is a methodology for identifying waste, like Lean Sixth Sigma. But what is Lean Coffee? From Leancoffee.org: Lean Coffee is a structured, but agenda-less meeting. Participants gather, build an agenda, and begin talking. Conversations… Read more...
Take 5: Your Weekly Professional Development Resource (June 28, 2016) -   Got 5 minutes for learning? Take 5: five insights, five career development areas, 52 weeks. Making workplace learning continuous, accessible, relevant and fun. Access every Take 5 post at this page.  
Team Building with Myers-Briggs—Building a Home Out of M&M’s Team Building with Myers-Briggs—Building a Home Out of M&M’s (June 16, 2016) - The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is a useful instrument for illustrating and appreciating differences between each other. The following is a simple teambuilding activity you can use when your unit is in need of something lighthearted!

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Happiness at Work Month (September 18, 2018) -   This October, find your happy place at work!       Make October “Happiness at Work” month by joining fellow UC Berkeley staff and faculty for a free, four-week online class on The Foundations of Happiness at Work, developed by The Greater Good Science Center (GGSC). Learn… Read more...
Staff Ombuds Fall Classes (September 13, 2018) - Staff Ombuds Fall Classes Now Open for Registration!    The Staff Ombuds Office is happy to offer three classes this Fall, now open for registration in the UC Learning Center:   Workplace Civility:  Respect in Action, September 25th (9:00 am – 12:00 pm) Identifying & Addressing… Read more...
Focus Groups on Learning Opportunities (September 13, 2018) - Learning and Development within Central Human Resources is listening to UC Berkeley staff's informal and social learning needs! Join a focus group so that we can better tailor future learning opportunities for all staff on campus.