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Staff Enrichment

Posted March 31, 1999

For information call 643-7754.

Skin Deep: A Video Presentation
April 14, noon-1:30 p.m., Section Club Room, Tang Center
"Skin Deep" documents what happens when culturally diverse students from colleges across the United States start talking candidly with each other about the impact of race on their experience and outlook. The video presentation, co-sponsored with the Staff Affirmative Action Office, will be followed by a facilitated discussion. No enrollment is required.

For information or to enroll, call 643-4646.

Back Talk
April 13 and 20, 12:10-1 p.m.
Learn about posture and body mechanics. Practice new ways to perform daily activities with less stress to your back. Practice useful stretch and strengthening exercises at the second session.

Adult CPR
April 16, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., $40 fee
To enroll, call CalFIT at 643-5151.


Workers' Compensation Benefits Procedures-Introductory
April 14, 9 a.m.-noon
Designed for department benefits counselors and payroll representatives, this workshop provides knowledge about campus procedures and processing workers' compensation supplemental and extended sick-leave benefits. For information or to enroll, call Laurie Westphal at 643-9403.

Employee Development and Training
Call 642-8134 to enroll in EDT workshops or fax workshop enrollment sheet found on page 82 of the EDT catalog to 642-2888.

New Employee Orientation
April 6, April 20, May 4 and May 18, 8:30 am-noon, 24 University Hall

Business Writing Workshop Series
Four-part series begins April 21, 12:30-2:30 p.m.
Learn about grammar and punctuation challenges, the campus style guide, effective use of email and persuasive writing for promotion and marketing.

Time Management
April 21 and April 18, 9-11:30 a.m.
Participants learn techniques to analyze time use, methods of prioritizing work tasks, using calendars and planners effectively and setting up and effective workspace.

The New Supervisor
April 27 and May 5, 9-11:30 a.m.
Learn about leadership strategies, hiring and developing staff, employee performance management, giving effective feedback and managing in a diverse environment.

Enliven your Presentations Using High Tech has been canceled.


March 31 - April 6, 1999 (Volume 27, Number 28)
Copyright 1999, The Regents of the University of California.
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