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Spotlight: I Resolve To… - This Spotlight features several staff from campus sharing their personal resolution for the year. Find out what your colleagues are focused on, and then think about your own plans for the year.   Spotlight: I Resolve To… was last modified: January 15th, 2018 by Wisdom… Read more...
NOW Conference 2018: Call for Proposals - The NOW Conference Planning Committee is putting out its first ever Call for Proposals! We are opening up the opportunity for UCB staff and managers to submit proposals for conference sessions. If you have knowledge or expertise in an area of career or professional development,… Read more...
Spotlight: Professional Development - Professional development is fundamental to succeeding in the workplace! These posts feature some tools and tips on how to achieve this in your work at UC Berkeley.
Career Development Workshops this Fall - Workshops about significant career-planning and career-communication topics are available for registration. The schedule of workshops starts soon – over the period from August through November.
Registration open for Fall 2017 Pre-Retirement Planning Programs - The UC Berkeley Retirement Center is pleased to announce our retirement planning programs beginning in September 2017.
Be Well At Work Workshops - Be Well at Work Faculty/Staff Health Programs improve employee health and well-being, leading to a more engaged and productive workforce. 
2017 NOW Conference Live Updates 2017 NOW Conference Recap - Share with your colleagues at the Next Opportunties for Work (NOW) Conference 2017!
Spotlight: Communications - There are many ways to communicate! These posts feature some tools and tips for how to do that in your work at UC Berkeley. Spotlight: Communications was last modified: April 19th, 2017 by Wisdom Café Editors
Spotlight: Creativity and Innovation Spotlight: Creativity and Innovation - There's lots of content for our new "Creativity and Innovation" Spotlight! Check out our latest posts and resources, and read about ways to be innovative and creative in the workplace to improve your work experience at UC Berkeley.
Recommendation: Physicist David Bohm on Creativity - This inspiring article from Maria Popova of Brainpicking.org draws on the very smart insights of many people from different fields on creativity. I especially appreciate this paragraph: "Elizabeth Gilbert has a rather poetic term for this orientation of mind: “a state of uninterrupted marvel.” Bohm argues that we are born with it — a child, for instance, learns to walk by “trying something out and seeing what happens, then modifying what he does (or thinks) in accordance with what has actually happened.”
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