Division of Human Resources–Upcoming Programs
Further your professional and personal development by taking advantage of upcoming Human Resources programs. Note that you must pre-register for all programs by visiting the online Course Catalog at www.hr.upenn.edu (click on Course Catalog at top of page).
Learning and Education Programs
Learn valuable skills through American Management Association (AMA) programs, Brown Bag Matinees, Career Focus Brown Bags, and other programs. Don't forget to pre-register. For questions on Learning and Education programs, call (215) 898-3400 or visit www.hr.upenn.edu/learning.
Career Focus Book Discussion Group
January 11 and 25; noon to 1 p.m.; free
Join a 2-session book group to read and discuss the insightful book, "Doing Work You Love", by Cheryl Gilman. This inspirational book provides practical techniques and methods to help you discover how to do the work you love, and how to be engaged in meaningful, satisfying work. Please finish reading the book before the first session.
Brown Bag Matinee°V"Focus Your Vision"
January 17; noon to 1 p.m.; free
Take a virtual vacation from your desk as you watch "Focus Your Vision" and travel with Dewitt Jones, former National Geographic photographer. This video creatively uses the striking photographic work of Jones to teach us the importance of direction and purpose as we set goals to accomplish in our personal and professional lives. You will learn the 7 Key Concepts of Focusing through this innovative and unusual training film.
Career/Life Strategies for Baby Boomers: Introductory Session
January 25; noon to 1:30 p.m.; free
–Division of Human Resources
Almanac, Vol. 52, No. 16, December 20, 2005
December 20, 2005
Volume 52 Number 16