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NOW Conference 2018 (July 13, 2018) - July 19, 2018 marks the 6th annual Next Opportunity at Work (NOW) Conference for UC Berkeley staff. This all-day conference is designed to support staff career development through inspiring keynote speakers, concurrent workshops, and career planning resources.
COSA Recipients 2017: Adam & Sereeta (July 5, 2018) - Adam A. Hillier Office of Undergraduate Admissions “Receiving the COSA was a true honor. It is one of those events in your life that you call your parents about, even at the age of 40, and want them to be proud of (and secretly want… Read more...
Summer & Fall 2018 Career Workshops (July 5, 2018) - The next set of career development workshops is scheduled and open for registration. Topics span career-planning, identifying strengths that underpin both enjoyment and effectiveness at work; and effectively communicating those strengths. The workshop dates (beginning late July) are planned to offer ongoing resources to all staff, whether or not they’re able to attend this year’s NOW conference.
Leader as a Storyteller: Julie Hooper (June 5, 2018) - The Wisdom Café sat down with Julie Hooper, UC Berkeley’s Vice Chancellor of University Development and Alumni Relations and President of the UC Berkeley Foundation, to talk about her career path and what it means to be a leader.
Spotlight: Summer Fun (June 5,2018) - All of our UCB staff work so hard that we are taking a moment with this Summer Fun Spotlight to help you take a breather, recalibrate, refresh, renew. Enjoy these posts while you listen to our fun summer playlist and check out some summer happenings in the Bay area!
Reconnect & Reclaim (June 5,2018) - One of my favorite times of the year, the summer months, offer a balance of exciting opportunities with revitalization and renewed energy. Summer is also the perfect time to reconnect physically, emotionally and spiritually and reclaim your health and well-being. Here are six ways to make the most of your SUMMER.
Summer Renewal: Take Stock and Let Go! (June 5,2018) - Who doesn’t love a fresh start? Taking stock can help you refresh and start again at any time, and a great time is now. The year is almost over, summer is ahead, and a new year looms.
Summer of Learning (June 5,2018) - During the school year it’s easy to get wrapped up in the day-to-day, and become so busy keeping up with work and homelife, that we don’t always make time for ourselves to grow personally or professionally. That’s why I am encouraging you, my UC Berkeley colleagues, to take some time to learn something new this summer.