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WNA: Mitigating Bias in Hiring

Learn about best practices and procedures for reducing potential bias in the screening and interview process and obtain tools for increasing understanding and self-awareness.

From  worklife WorkLife Office on November 22nd, 2021 2 plays 0  

Adult Caregivers Affinity Group: Exploring Caregiver Values

Values Light the Way with Lisa Laughman:When navigating the increased challenges and responsibilities of caregiving it is easy to become disoriented and to feel a bit unmoored. Developing…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 28th, 2021 2 plays 0  

Women's Networking Association Presents: Building Up Women Around You Panel

A woman alone has power; collectively we have impact. By raising each other up and through the power of collaboration is how we will move forward, together, as women in the workforce. This panel will…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 27th, 2021 3 plays 0  

WorkLife Office Annual Conference 2021 Supporting Your Employees As They Manage Their Accountabilities in the Evolving Workplace Breakout

We all live in a web of accountabilities. We have multiple demands that must be prioritized and addressed at work. Added to these, are the accountabilities that stem from our personal lives. The past…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 25th, 2021 16 plays 0  

WorkLife Office Annual Conference 2021 Forest Bathing Breakout

For 5 million years, our ancestors lived outdoors, but with the advent of the Industrial Revolution, humans began to live their lives inside. Today, most of the population of the United States spend…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 25th, 2021 6 plays 0  

WorkLife Office Annual Conference Keynote 2021

Strong work cultures have 14% turnover rate, while poor work cultures have 48% turnover rate. Join us for a Well-being at Work Q&A session addressing how we can individually and collectively…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 25th, 2021 12 plays 0  

Family Affinity Group: Being Responsive to Your Child's Cues

Humans communicate all of the time without ever speaking. Children are no different. Children send us cues to tell us what they need and want. In this session, parents and caregivers will learn the…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 18th, 2021 6 plays 0  

WNA: Taming Imposter Syndrome

Imposter Syndrome is real! I promise you are not alone in feeling like your success is due to luck, faking/faithing it, or any other gremlin that enjoys taking up residence in the back of your mind.…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on October 5th, 2021 36 plays 0  

Queen Bee Syndrome in Higher Education: Myth or Reality?

Queen Bee Syndrome (QBS), a concept introduced in 1973, describes women in positions of authority in male-dominated environments who are unsupportive of female subordinates. Since its inception,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on September 13th, 2021 7 plays 0  

Well-being at Work Guide Kick-off

The Well-being at Work guide began as an idea that arose in 2019 after a number of on-campus presentations. The same questions surfaced across the ranks of faculty and staff, supervisors and leaders,…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 22nd, 2021 21 plays 0  

Adult Caregivers Affinity Group: Respite Care

The Adult Caregivers Affinity Group is a place for Spartans to connect on adult caregiving/eldercare topics with the goal of connecting, building community and sharing best practices regarding…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 2nd, 2021 11 plays 0  

WNA: The Importance of Taking Time Off and the Benefits of Staycations

Taking time away from work is important, both for your work life and your personal life. But you don’t need to travel at all to take advantage of a vacation. Jaimie Hutchison will discuss the…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on June 2nd, 2021 30 plays 0  

MSU WorkLife Office Internship Information Session

During this session, we discussed the WorkLife Office, our mission and activities, the different intern positions, and had time for questions from our applicants. This gave them more information…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on May 17th, 2021 7 plays 0  

Photovoice Project Kickoff: Sharing International Voices at MSU

Julia Shine, a BASW intern at the MSU WorkLife Office, will be presenting a photovoice project that focuses on international faculty and staff sharing their transition experiences to the United…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on April 14th, 2021 26 plays 0  

WNA: Assertiveness: The secret ingredient for self-care and unlocking your untapped power

In Honor of Women's History MonthWNA: Assertiveness: The secret ingredient for self-care and unlocking your untapped powerAssertiveness is one of the most important skills women need for…

From  worklife WorkLife Office on April 6th, 2021 84 plays 0