November 2015

November 3, 2015
9:00am Navigating Your Career At Yale: Getting Started

This course will be presented by Yale Staffing to guide and assist internal candidates when searching for a new opportunity at Yale.

12:15pm Harkness Tower Carillon Tour

FLY is offering an exciting opportunity to climb the steps of Harkness Tower, and see how the bells that ring out over campus are played. A student member of the Yale University Guild of Carillonneurs will be guiding the tour of the 54-bell Yale Memorial Carillon.

November 4, 2015
9:00am Making Your Resume Work for You

Participants will build skills for resume writing. Participants will learn principles for effective resume writing, different resume styles and their purpose, and how to compose a cover letter. 

Note: THIS CLASS IS CONDUCTED IN TWO HALF-DAY SESSIONS

November 5, 2015
1:00pm Building Your Online Reputation

In this workshop you will learn about the importance of being aware of your online reputation. Learn how to manage the way you’re perceived online and build a professional profile. We will discuss the best tools to use and how to make the most of your online presence.

1:00pm Building Your Online Reputation

In this workshop you will learn about the importance of being aware of your online reputation. Learn how to manage the way you’re perceived online and build a professional profile. We will discuss the best tools to use and how to make the most of your online presence.

November 6, 2015
9:00am Business Writing

The ability to write clearly and persuasively is one of the most valuable skills a person can have. Participants learn to communicate with confidence by focusing on objectives, enhancing clarity, persuading the reader, and increasing productivity.

November 9, 2015
12:00pm Creating & Delivering Effective Presentations

This hands-on workshop is intended for staff and professionals actively working on presentations to be delivered to audiences externally or internally at Yale. Bring your presentation outline, slides, or ideas with you to fine tune into an effective presentation.

November 12, 2015
12:00pm FLY Monthly Steering Committee Meeting

We welcome all those who are interested in getting involved and sharing their ideas.

November 16, 2015
6:00pm Movember Happy Hour

Come join our friends for happy hour on Monday, November 16 at Elm City Social & support the Movember movement!

November 17, 2015
8:30am Leading with Influence

Leading with Influence recognizes the fact that individuals often need to use their ability to “enlist, persuade, and engage” others, in order to get results.

6:00pm CTYP 'Connecting to the Community’ Happy Hour

CT Young Professionals is coming together with the Community Foundation to bring you a very special Happy Hour at the New Haven Museum (including complimentary alcoholic beverages and finger foods).

November 18, 2015
8:30am Navigating Conflict

“Navigating Conflict” is a half-day, interactive workshop designed to promote an understanding of how people typically deal with conflict and introduces a model for successfully steering potential conflict in a constructive direction.

November 19, 2015
7:30am The Big Connect

Join The Big Connect for a leadership breakfast, speed networking, The Big Taste, Millennial Move Makers Celebration and more!

4:30pm FitStyle Your Life: Office Edition w/ Shana Schneider

Join WWN for FitStyle Your Life: Office Edition w/ Shana Schneider. Learn how to bring fitness into your everyday life at the office without breaking a sweat!

Bonus: There will be a brief tour of the new gym mActivity, a 20-minute talk, and a 30-minute Zumba class.

November 28, 2015
8:00am Small Business Saturday: #ShopSmall

Help make the fifth year of Small Business Saturday the biggest one yet. Support small, local businesses, and continue a holiday shopping tradition. When you shop small it can lead to big things.