External Resources

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is a leading online learning platform that helps anyone learn business, software, technology and creative skills to achieve personal and professional goals. Through UC Berkeley's subscription, employees have access to the LinkedIn Learning video library of engaging, top-quality courses taught by recognized industry experts.

Access Gartner

Gartner is the world’s leading member-based advisory company, providing research, tools, resources and best practices in a variety of disciplines to leaders in a variety of industries. UC has a systemwide membership with Gartner which allows all UC employees to access these resources on an unlimited basis.

Education Advisory Board (EAB)

EAB partners with university academic and business leaders to help you make smart resource trade-offs, improve academic efficiency, and grow academic program revenues. Anyone with a Berkeley email address can access the resources for these three forums.

Professional Organizations

  • WACUBO The Western Association of College and University Business Officers (WACUBO) has offered business officers in the western region opportunities to develop professionally, to identify solutions for issues affecting higher education, and to share their expertise with their colleagues. WACUBO is well known for its informational resources and professional representations of the needs and interests of higher education.

  • NCCI NCCI is the Network for Change and Continuous Innovation: Higher Education’s Network for Change Leadership. NCCI was founded in 1999 by national leaders in continuous improvement, organizational development, planning, quality, institutional effectiveness and related areas. Our vision is to position higher education institutions to be agile, lifelong learning models to transform lives and communities around the world. It is a non-profit association, dedicated to improving higher education nationally and internationally by providing a collaborative professional network for change leaders.

  • Chronicle of Higher Education The Chronicle of Higher Education has the nation’s largest newsroom dedicated to covering colleges and universities. As the unrivaled leader in higher education journalism, they deliver indispensable real-time news and deep insights, plus the essential tools, career opportunities, and knowledge to succeed in a rapidly changing world. Create a FREE premium access account as a UC Berkeley employee.

UC Systemwide Resources 

  • UCnet A collection of resources from UC's systemwide office.
  • My UC Career An online development portal available to all UC employees seeking to advance their career.
  • Development Plan: On-the-job activity builder This tool from will help you build your development plan by identifying on-the-job activities for developing specific competencies. Just select the competencies that you want to develop then create a development plan for them containing the recommended activities.