Balancing work and health is sometimes difficult. Kenneth Belcher (AES) and Tracy Rager (EGS), from the Argonne Running Club, will share their personal stories at the JumpStart open forum Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at noon in Bldg. 201, Room 190A/B. They will also provide a brief history of the Argonne Running Club and information about … Read More
Many of the services employees need to get their work done are moving to Vector, from ordering specialty gases to photography. The Thursday, July 13, 2017, JumpStart forum, “Vector: Making work work better” will feature an overview of Vector by IT Process Manager Jack Schmidt (BIS). Vector is an easy-to-use online platform that allows you … Read More »
The June 21 JumpStart discussion will focus on Poll Everywhere, an online service that allows you to create and embed live response polls into PowerPoint, Keynote or Google Slides presentations for meetings. This new service is now available for use by all Argonne employees.
Internal Communications Specialist Michael Kawaters (CPA) will provide an overview of … Read More »
International Travel Manager Terry Bohle (FMS-SSS) … Read More »
All are welcome to learn more about the results of the Inside Argonne 2016 employee survey and the ongoing project to improve the employee intranet at a JumpStart meeting Wednesday, April 19, 2017. The meeting will begin at … Read More »
Argonne researchers are invited to attend a JumpStart session on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, aimed at helping them understand the process for submitting entries in technology award programs as well as the support that’s available to them from lab staff.
The presentation/discussion will cover multiple topics, including:
Why it is beneficial for researchers and the … Read More »
January is National Mentoring Month, and what better way to begin the year than to “JumpStart” your mentoring relationships?
In a JumpStart meeting set for Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017, we’ll talk about:
basic steps towards building a meaningful mentoring relationship key skills for mentors and mentees examples of mentoring activities resources available to … Read More »
The meeting will be held from 12:30-1:30 p.m. … Read More »
JumpStart: Science policy and career options in research, strategic leadership and program development
A panel of researchers who have worked in Washington, D.C. will present a fun and informative look at how our country develops science policy at the next Jumpstart meeting Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016. They’ll also discuss how their D.C. assignments changed their careers.
The meeting, hosted by the Postdoctoral Society of Argonne in conjunction with … Read More »