Upcoming HR Workshops and Events 2014-2015- Human Resources and Training


As workshops and events are scheduled, they will be announced to employees via email and posted on this web page. "Lunch and Learn Workshops" are also open to Ohlone students.

Learning College Week Workshops

Older Adult Options and Resources

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As more Americans live longer, millions of middle-aged adults find themselves caring for their aging parents. It's not an easy task, especially for those with children still living at home. Learn relevant and timely information to plan and care of an older adult. Participants will learn about the different types of older adult resources available through the community, and how the CONCERN:EAP (PDF) services can help you begin to identify which resources meet the specific needs of your loved one. Presented by Cynthia Hill, Concern:EAP.

Supporting Parents and Families from Newborn to Empty Nest

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Participants will learn the various parenting and childcare services and resources available through CONCERN:EAP (PDF) and how we support a growing family. Participants will receive a complimentary CONCERN baby bib and a chance to win a new baby kit gift! Presented by Cynthia Hill, Concern:EAP.

EEO Training: Hiring the Best while Developing Diversity in the Workforce

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Current Title 5 regulations require all members of District screening and/or selection committees to receive training in Title 5 equal employment opportunity requirements. This interactive session meets this requirement and covers state and federal discrimination and Title 5 requirements.

Participants will learn:

  • underlying federal/state anti-discrimination laws
  • EEO regulations
  • the educational benefits of workforce diversity
  • the elimination of bias in hiring decisions
  • best practices in serving on a selection or screening committee

Facilitator: Laura Schulkind, Partner, Liebert Cassidy Whitmore law firm.

Legal/Financial Planning: Legal and Financial Services Available Through CONCERN:EAP

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Participants will learn the various Legal and Financial services available through CONCERN:EAP (PDF) including consultations on money management, retirement planning and identity theft. Presented by Laurie Funari, Concern:EAP.

Lunch and Learn Workshops

"Lunch and Learn Workshops" are also open to Ohlone students.

To be announced.

General Employee Training Workshops

To be announced.

Upcoming Workshops

Workshop descriptions to be announced.

  • Spring 2015
    • Lunch and Learn Workshop: Building a Positive Attitude, February 5, 2015
    • Lunch and Learn Workshop: Emotional Intelligence, March 5, 2015
    • Lunch and Learn Workshop: The Road to Balance:  Your Work & Personal Life, April 2, 2015
    • Lunch and Learn Workshop: Overcoming Overwhelm: Handling Stress Well, April 23, 2015
    • Lunch and Learn Workshop: Stress and Resiliency in Tough Economic Times, May 7, 2015

A list of and materials from previous workshops are available in the Archive of HR Workshops.