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IDEA Brown Bag for Supervisors & Managers: Incorporating IDEA goals into the PMP – June 11, 2020

The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Office leads a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for Supervisors & Managers. This month’s topic: Incorporating IDEA goals into PMPs Join us for a discussion and tour of our Sample IDEA Goals for Performance Management Process (PMP) In this toolkit, you will find suggested goals for the diversity and […]

IDEA Brown Bag for Staff: Incorporating IDEA goals into your PMP – June 15, 2020

The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Office leads a series of IDEA Brown Bag sessions for Staff. This month’s topic: Incorporating IDEA goals in PMPs Join us for a discussion and tour of our Sample IDEA Goals for Performance Management Process (PMP) In this toolkit, you will find suggested goals for the diversity and inclusion portion […]

Imposter Syndrome Workshop – June 11, 2020

The Career Pathways Office is hosting a workshop on Imposter Syndrome next Thursday. Alaina G. Levine, President and career coach of Quantum Success Solutions, joins us on June 11 to host a workshop on Imposter Syndrome. Learn strategies and tactics on how to navigate through imposter syndrome, and discover how imposter syndrome can affect us in everyday […]

Register for Lab Research SLAM by June 19

About the SLAM The SLAM is modeled after 3 Minute Thesis and Grad Slam. The SLAM is a competition where contestants are challenged to present a compelling three minute presentation of their research in a language appropriate to a non-specialist audience. Competitors are allowed one PowerPoint slide, but no other resources or props. The SLAM […]

Virtual Events to Support Community Outreach

Support local organizations and students by attending virtual volunteer events this month and next. Ask questions and review student work at research showcases, or support professional development by reviewing resumes. Learn more on the K-12 Education & Outreach website. June: Engineering Design Showcase Date: June 4 and June 5 Location: Virtually via UC Davis Now […]

The STEM Future is Female – SXSW EDU Virtual Session – May 19, 2020

If the SXSW EDU conference in Austin, Texas, in early March had not been cancelled due to COVID-19 public health concerns, the U.S. Department of Energy, NASA, and the U.S. State Department would have been joining forces in an expo booth and a panel. But we didn’t want the change of plans to keep us […]

Brown Bag: Remote Meeting Best Practices – April 28, 2020

As Berkeley Lab employees continue to shelter in place, and most of our colleagues are working from home, it’s an excellent time to think about how we can run effective and accessible meetings for everyone on your team. Join the All Access Employee Resource Group for a presentation on best practices for making your Zoom/remote […]

IDEA Brown Bag: Inclusive Virtual Teams – April 15, 2020

Fostering and sustaining an inclusive team culture is an important underpinning of Berkeley Lab’s IDEA strategy. Virtual teams (or teams with remote employees) are no exception. Whether you are part of a fully distributed workforce like Energy Sciences Network (ESnet), or you have a remote co-worker living in another state: we must make every effort […]

Working Remotely Training Videos

Working remotely with your team poses new challenges and opportunities. Two training videos on LinkedIn Learning share best practices for effective remote meetings, project management, conflict management, time management, and more.

UC Online Training Course on People Management

This may be a good time to earn the UC certificate in people management, which consists of a series of online courses. The certificate is recommended for all people managers and includes a subset of courses on implicit bias. More information>>