Effective Tuesday February 1, 2011, UCOP will start mail delivery and pick-up from UC Berkeley every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. This is a reduced mail service. If you have any questions regarding the mail service, please contact Roman Starno or Karen Helten at (510) 987-0600 or email@example.com.
Check out these web-based guidelines from IR&C and OGC to help you better manage your e-mail, including general guidelines, FAQs, Outlook tips and procedures for permanent storage in the UCOP Central Records Collection. The guidelines can help each one of us take greater responsibility for managing the university records that cross our computers as well as our desks.
Don't miss this opportunity to get tickets at just $3 for adults and $1 for youth to attend the Cal Women's basketball game against Oregon State. There will be lots of pre-game activities for children, including face-painting, poster making and inflatable games. Contact coordinator Laureen O'Connell at 987-0493 for tickets by Feb. 22. Go Bears!
UC has issued its first accountability report on staff employees. The report underscores the fact that staff play a vital role in UC's success. It also highlights the looming issues that must be addressed, including an aging workforce, compensation and leadership development. Read about the report and find a link to the full document here.
Communication Basics for Team Supervisors and Team Leaders is 1-5 p.m. Jan. 27 in Franklin Room 10325. Outlook 2007 Intermediate is 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 1, in Franklin Room 7107. Also, check out the new online resource: Quick Tips for Providing Constructive Feedback can help you deliver constructive feedback through open, evidence-based and forward-looking discussions.
Read the status report issued to UC Regents last week on Working Smarter, the administrative efficiency initiative that brings systemwide, regional, and campus?level efforts together under one umbrella, with a commitment from the top to achieving a level of administrative excellence equivalent to that of UC's teaching and research enterprises.