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Staff at Stanford work in hundreds of different types of positions, and number approximately 10,000. General employment policies are in Chapter 2 of the Administrative Guide (bargaining unit members should refer to their respective contracts).

Questions related to your employment are typically directed to the local (school or business unit) human resources contact except for Benefits, which is handled centrally by UHR. For school and unit HR contact information, see Contacts.

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July 31 Timecard Deadline

Complete your timecard by 9 p.m. in Axess.

July 31 Workplace Writing Skills Workshop

This workshop helps you improve your writing for a variety of business settings, while teaching you skills on how to communicate with impact. Sign up for this course to refresh yourself the basics of strong written communication (and hone your proofreading and editing skills) to create professional quality communications. 

Location: Poplar Modular, Training Room, 215 Panama Street, Bldg C.
To Enroll: Visit the L&OE site for a direct link to enroll in course TOD-7520 through STARS (in Axess).
July 31 Worry Smart: Tools & Techniques to Manage Your Anxiety (series)

A weekly discussion group for learning scientifically grounded tools and techniques to help cope with everyday challenges. Drawing on insights from mindfulness-based practices, cognitive behavioral therapy, neuroscience, and experiential learning, discussion areas include:

  • Basic brain facts about stress and anxiety
  • Mindfulness meditations to reduce anxiety
  • Waking up the autopilot through mindful self-inquiry
  • Distress tolerance skills – Turning toward difficulties
  • Emotion regulation skills – Keeping the body in mind
  • In-class experiential exercises to practice techniques and tool

Weekly homework will be assigned to further enhance skills learned in class.

Facilitators: Dawn Guthart, MA, Marriage and Family Therapist; Vinutha Mohan, MA, Marriage and Family Therapist Intern

Dates: Thursdays on July 10, 17, 24 & 31

Location: Faculty Staff Help Center
Mariposa House conference room
585 Capistrano Way (view campus map »)

To RSVP: Call the Faculty Staff Help Center at 650-723-4577 or email helpcenter@lists.stanford.edu. NOTE: Group size is limited to 20 people on a first-response basis. Registration is required, as is attendance at all four sessions.

To see all Faculty Staff Help Center events, please visit our online calendar: https://helpcenter.stanford.edu/calendar