StreamBU: Career webinars, friendship bracelets, and more

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Successfully manage your remote team

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many employers are shifting their workforce online. Leading a remote team comes with a unique set of challenges and opportunities. Learn the best practices to keep your team connected and engaged while fostering digital collaboration—join us online on April 16.

Make a friendship bracelet

Get creative with a Chevron Friendship Bracelet tutorial taught by alumna Marisa Morrison (COM’11). Marisa is the founder of The Neon Tea Party, a company whose focus is to bring creativity back into people’s lives. Friendship Bracelets are a nostalgic craft that never go out of style. Whether you made them as a kid or are learning for the first time, this tutorial will teach you everything you need to know! Tune in April 17 via Instagram Live.

Learn about the social implications COVID-19

With almost two million confirmed cases and 100,000 deaths worldwide as of mid-April, the global COVID-19 pandemic has had profound consequences for our world. However, those consequences have not been shared equally. In this Zoom talk, Assistant Professor of Sociology Joseph Harris will explore the rifts COVID-19 has exposed in our society and the broader world. Register for this April 20 event.

Let go of perfectionism

Life is hard enough. Let’s make sure we’re not making it even harder for ourselves. In this webinar, you’ll learn tangible tools to combat imposter syndrome and perfectionism: two major obstacles that many people encounter in their careers. The goal of this webinar is to build a strong inner foundation to help you weather professional storms. Join us online on April 23.

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