February 2011

Intermediate Spanish

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Tue, Mar 8 2011 - 12:00pm

Intermediate Spanish

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Tue, Apr 5 2011 - 12:00pm

The Fatigue Prescription

Wed, Feb 16 2011 - 6:00pm

The Fatigue Prescription

Linda Hawes Clever, M.D., Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF; Founder, RENEW

How in the world did you get so busy? The reasons are legion, and Clever will describe some of them. She will also outline consequences of overload and signs of trouble before she gives tips, self-assessment guides and a doctor's best advice on how to deal with competing demands. The goal, she says, is to maintain or regain your sense of meaning, your creativity and even joy. Read more »

Gen Y Decoded: Insights and Tactics For Leaders, Teachers and Managers

Mon, Feb 14 2011 - 6:00pm

Gen Y Decoded: Insights and Tactics for Leaders, Teachers and Managers 

Kit Yarrow, Professor/Chair of Psychology, Golden Gate University; Author, Gen BuY

Today’s teens and twenty-somethings are a different animal. Socio-cultural factors have contributed to a generation that thinks and relates to others differently than older generations. Managers and mentors are grappling with how to bring out the best in our future leaders (and keep their sanity). Read more »

David Brooks - Columnist for The New York Times

Tue, Mar 22 2011 - 7:00pm

David Brooks

Columnist, The New York Times; Commentator,  PBS “NewsHour”; Author, The Social Animal

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Social Entrepreneur Series Subscription

Tue, Mar 29 2011 - 6:00pm

Subscribe to the Social Entrepreneurship Series and Save!

Social entrepreneurship has become somewhat of a catch-all phrase. Coined by Bill Drayton in the early 1980s, it originally referred to someone with the passion of an entrepreneur tackling a social challenge. Read more »

Jed Emerson: Social Entrepreneur Series

Wed, Feb 23 2011 - 6:00pm

Jed Emerson

Author, Blended Value

Emerson is a social entrepreneur, a funder and investor and a critical observer of the field. His area of exploration is the Blended Value Proposition, focusing on advancing frameworks for assessing and tracking the value generated by social and cultural capital. According to Emerson, “We are really witnessing, I think, the coming together of different schools. Read more »