Navigating Job Negotiations for Graduate Students

Thursday, February 13, 11:30am–1:30pm, Food and check-in starts at 11:15am

Don’t leave money on the table! This hands-on workshop will help you identify your “non-negotiables”, and learn and practice proven strategies for negotiation, a critical part of the job offer/acceptance process.

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How to Align Your Time with Your Priorities
Thursday, February 13, 1:00–2:40pm (Online)
This NCFDD webinar is a step-by-step guide to holding a weekly planning meeting (a.k.a. The Sunday Meeting), the bridge between your strategic plan and getting control of your workday. Learn how to make sure the most important things get done each day.
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Resting to Rise: Reduce Burn Out, Find Your Joy for Writing and Life, and Create a Just Academia
Tuesday, February 18, 1:00–2:00pm (Online)
This NCFDD webinar will discuss the idea and practice of “resting to rise”—finding our internal place of deep rest and renewal, important to our creativity, zest, truest voice, clarity of purpose and more.
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Design Principles for Presentations

Thursday, February 27, 12:00–1:30pm

Learn the “CAT” of designing presentations, including how to structure your presentation for your audience and avoid common presentation-design mistakes, and get the tools you will need to communicate your research/teaching/job presentation effectively.

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Please see the Graduate School Events Calendar for a campus-wide list of professional development events for graduate students: