At MIT, that can mean last minute philanthropic gifts from donors aiming to make the December 31st tax deadline. To be counted as a 2017 donation, all gifts must be received in W98 by Monday, January 8, 2018.
Interested in finding a mentor? Want to prepare for an upcoming networking event? Need help communicating with your manager about your career?
This summer, MIT HR is offering a series of career development workshops for staff on a variety of topics – from writing a great resume to building a successful mentoring relationship. You will learn valuable strategies, tips, and information at these in-person workshops:
Housed in a newly designed space, the center brings together an array of services for the MIT community, now in a single location.
With a nod to the success of Atlas online, the Atlas Service Center opened on March 13 on the first level of Building E17. The center provides a single location where community members can receive in-person assistance with an array of services.
This workshop is based on research conducted by Professor Mary Rowe here at MIT, and identifies the effects of small and subtle messages- both positive and negative- that can impact work performance and effectiveness. This workshop will identify those behaviors and explore practical and affirming communication skills that result in a more productive and inclusive work environment.
Objectives: Upon completion of the course, participants will be able to:
Next spring, the Atlas Service Center is slated to open in renovated space in Building E17. The Service Center will complement the systems, services and resources available through the online Atlas site with a physical space where community members can obtain in-person guidance about many different services.
Join us for an overview and demo of the new VPF website, launching to the MIT community on July 11.
The new website is designed to be a helpful learning tool and resource to community members by providing the how-to of finance administration at MIT—in an easy-to-follow format. The website will guide you through finance tasks step by step, point you to relevant policies, forms, and resources, and connect you with VPF staff experts.
At the demo, we will explore several sections of the site and answer any follow-up questions you may have.
As the end of June approaches, the Office of Records and the Office of the Recording Secretary are planning for the close of the fiscal year. When communicating with donors or receiving gifts, please keep in mind the following deadlines.
The MIT Mobile App has been spiffed up for the spring; if your iOS or Android device is set to automatically download App upgrades, you’ve probably already seen it. Since you may not spot all of the changes, here’s a quick tour of the update.
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
This Networking Workshop offers tips to prepare you to ask the right questions and to present your story effectively. It will also give you tools to enhance your networking abilities at future career and job related events.
Register for the workshop in Atlas.