Grow Your Community @ Wisdom Cafe

The Wisdom Café is a site for learning and sharing wisdom - the go-to place for all staff when they have a learning- related question, to get involved in discussions with their colleagues and to find information about professional and career development.

Learn and Share Tips from Peers

Managing Excellently: How do you set or model a team's culture?

Discover how UCB Excellence in Management award winners handle this situation and use their responses to help you on your aspiring or current management journey.

Staff Spotlights

This is the space where UCB staff share how they've navigated job and career changes on campus. Feel free to reach out to people with listed e-mails if you have any follow up questions or want to do an informational interview(link is external).

How to Share Your Insight on Wisdom Cafe

Want to share some wisdom with other staff? Here's what you need to know

Explore More Communities

Wisdom Café is the place where you can grow your community. Join some of the staff communities by visiting their pages below or find more on the Berkeley Staff Organizations website

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Berkeley Staff Assembly

Join the mailing list here:!forum/bsamembers-list/join

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Administrative Management Professionals (AMP)

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Asian Pacific American Systemwide Alliance (APASA)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/apasa_mail/join

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Berkeley Events Network (BEN)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/berkeleyeventsnetwork/join

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Berkeley Facilitators Network (BFN)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/bfn/join

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Black Staff & Faculty Organization (BSFO)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/bsfomembers4/join

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Berkeley Research Administrators Group (BRAG)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/brag/join

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Cal Women's Network (CWN)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/calwomen/join

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Camps and Youth Programs on Campus (CYPC)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/campus-youth/join

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Coalition for Education & Outreach (CEO)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/Education.outreach/join

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Join the mailing list here:!forum/lavendercal/join

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Mastermind Groups!forum/managermastermind/join

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Native American Staff Council (NASC)

Joint the mailing list here:!forum/nastaff/join

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Campus User-Centered Design Group (UCD)

Join the mailing list here:!forum/ucd/join

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Join the mailing list here:!forum/webnet-list/join

Campus Conversations: Campus Safety

Tuesday, September 12: 12-1PM
Campus Conversation: Campus safety

Join the conversation with UC Berkeley Chief of Police Yogananda Pittman in a discussion about campus safety. Chief Pittman will talk about cultural changes on the campus in terms of the community relationship with UCPD, challenges of policing in an open campus environment and what the community can do to collaborate with law enforcement.

Click here for more information on Campus Conversations.

Wisdom Café Wednesdays

Give yourself an hour to grow each week by clicking on the calendar icon.

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Staff Learning Opportunities

This September is time to look for purpose in the new Academic Year