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Classes, seminars, and workshops for February, 2014. CANCELLED - Financial Planning (L/L) Seminar Series (>50>) - 3 Sessions offered as follows: February 7, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; February 14, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; February 21, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001 - NOTE: FEBRUARY 7th SESSION HAS BEEN CANCELLED - ONLY FEBRUARY 7th.A free seminar series offered in 3 modules by the Pre-Retirement Planning Institute, Inc.. Pre-Retirement Planning Institute specializes in financial planning and pre-retirement counseling services. You may attend one or all sessions. Spouses/partners are welcome to attend. Topics include: MODULE 1 - Review UCAR Benefits, Health/Life Insurance, Long-term Disability, TIAA-Cref Retirement Program and and how to best make these work for you. MODULE 2 - Understand key strategies to more secure financial planning and investments. MODULE 3 - Learn the importance of estate planning and valuable legal considerations for you and your loved ones.
Project Management I: Foundations of Project Management, February 19, 9am-4pm, ML Fleischmann Boardroom Class will provide a project management framework, tools, and techniques that help participants to initiate, plan, manage, control, and close projects effectively. Key topics: Project Management, Project Initiation, Project Planning, Project Execution, Monitoring and Control.
NCAR PandA Training, February 21, 2014, 12:30pm-4pm, FL2-Main Auditorium Target Audience: NCAR PI’s directors, and administrative staff involved in proposal preparation, review and approval. All users must complete training mandated by the Presidents’ Council in order to gain access to the Proposal and Award (PandA) system. Participants will learn UCAR business processes and employee legal responsibilities related to award management, accounting, and budgeting and proposal processes along with use of the Proposal and Award (PandA) system to create and route proposals. Instructors: Valerie Koch, NCAR Budget & Planning; Gina Taberski, UCAR Contracts; Anita Monk-Ryan, UCAR Finance.Self Care at Work: Feeling and Operating at Your Best Seminar (L/L), February 26, 12pm-1:30pm, FL2-1001 Busy professionals often prioritize the needs of the at the expense of their personal health. But, what do you do when you don't feel well but have to lead a meeting or finish a project? Using common on-the-job complaints, such as headaches and colds, etc., you'll learn natural, cost-effective options you can access at work to support your health and perform your best on the job. Sponsored by Elevations Credit Union.
Pre-Retirement Planning (L/L) Seminar Series (>50) - 4 Sessions offered as follows: February 28, 2014, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; March 7, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; March 14, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; March 21, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001; March 28, 12pm-2pm, FL2-1001 A free seminar series offered by the Pre-Retirement Planning Institute, Inc.. Pre-Retirement Planning Institute specializes in financial planning and pre-retirement counseling services. You may attend one or all sessions. Spouses/partners are welcome to attend. Topics include: MODULE 1 - UCAR's retirement benefits including TIAA-CREF retirement program. MODULE 2 - The benefits of financial planning and other investment options. MODULE 3 - Long-term care and security benefits. MODULE 4 - Understanding Medicare. MODULE 5 - Estate planning and what to expect in the work-to-retirement transition.