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Podcasts of events, booktalks and other programs of Multnomah County Library in Northwestern Oregon.

Podcasts of events, booktalks and other programs of Multnomah County Library in Northwestern Oregon.
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Podcasts of events, booktalks and other programs of Multnomah County Library in Northwestern Oregon.

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Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Tips and Tricks for Preventing Holiday Stress

11/8/2018
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Speaker: Philip Mandel This is the fourth session in a four-week series co-sponsored by Portland Community College and Multnomah County Library to develop and increase your professional skills. Learn skills that will help you sail through the holidays almost stress-free. Philip Mandel has taught several stress-management workshops for PCC over the past several years. He notes that the holidays provide a great time to get together with family and friends, but they can also be...

Duration:01:01:13

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Extreme Time Management in a 26/7 World

11/1/2018
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Speaker: Brenda Buratti This is the third session in a four-week series co-sponsored by Portland Community College and Multnomah County Library to develop and increase your professional skills. Brenda Buratti helps you identify your priorities as well as time-wasters, and gives you strategies to make the most of your valuable time. Recorded live at Central Library: October 18, 2018.

Duration:01:03:51

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Conflict Resolution Skills for Better Relationships

10/25/2018
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Speaker: Tsipora Dimant This is the second session in a four-week series co-sponsored by Portland Community College and Multnomah County Library to develop and increase your professional skills. Discover the roots of conflict and the mediation skills needed to find effective solutions. Learn how to have discussions that are balanced, direct, and fair. Ms. Dimant authors a monthly column for the Oregonian newspaper on Mediation and Conflict Resolution. She is in the process of writing a...

Duration:00:52:56

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Tools For Getting Unstuck

10/18/2018
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Speaker: Tasha Harmon This is the first session in a four-week series co-sponsored by Portland Community College and Multnomah County Library to develop and increase your professional skills. Discover tools for getting out of stuck spots, making decisions you’ll feel good about and creating the forward motion you need to make changes happen. These techniques are applicable on a personal level and in organizations. Recorded live at Central Library: October 04, 2018,

Duration:00:58:22

Portland Opera Preview: Cinderella (La Cenerentola)

7/19/2018
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Portland Opera's Manager of Education and Outreach, Alexis Hamilton, delivers a spellbinding presentation on Rossini's opera "La Cenerentola" (Cinderella). She is joined by Portland Opera's new rehearsal pianist, Joel Ayau, and additionally the singing talents of mezzo-soprano Kate Farrar, tenor Alasdair Kent and baritone Ryan Thorn. Description of the opera from the Portland Opera website, "A storybook tale that is sure to charm audience members who are young, and young at heart, this...

Duration:00:59:18

Portland Opera Preview: Faust

6/8/2018
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Portland opera previews their production of Charles Gounod's opera "Faust" with the sets designed by John Frame. This 50-minute program is hosted by Chorus Master & Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox with musical highlights by singers Thomas Cilluffo, Kate Farrar and Shi Li. Description the opera from the Portland Opera website, "Lyricism and legend converge in Gounod’s unforgettable masterpiece. When the devil appears and offers Faust a second chance at youth in exchange for his soul, he...

Duration:00:40:09

Portland Opera Preview: Rigoletto

5/8/2018
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Join us for a special preview of Portland Opera’s upcoming production of Verdi’s Rigoletto. This 50-minute program is hosted by Chorus Master & Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox with musical highlights performed by Thomas Cilluffo, Helen Huang, Shi Li and Kate Farrar. Recorded Live at Central Library: April 29, 2018 For more information, visit Portland Opera.

Duration:00:47:10

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Personal Branding

4/25/2018
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Speaker: Tracee Wells-Bryant Branding is not just for organizations and products anymore! Explore how to authentically foster what people associate with you when they hear your name. Boost your self-confidence and networking power. Co-sponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: April 19, 2018

Duration:00:56:02

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: How To Have a Positive Relationship with Stress

4/13/2018
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Speaker: Lisa Regan Vienop Wish you could break up with stress? Instead, learn new ways to appreciate the challenges and opportunities that stress can bring to your life. Relaxation and coping skills will be discussed and demonstrated. Co-sponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: April 12, 2018

Duration:00:55:27

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series: Plant Yourself Where You Will Bloom

2/13/2018
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Speaker: Jennifer Anderson Inspired to find a new professional direction, but worried about the possible negative effects of making a big change? Learn how to overcome the top seven challenges every re-careerist faces. Co-sponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: February 8, 2018

Duration:00:57:08

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: How to Be Significant

2/6/2018
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Speaker: Steven Fullmer For many people, it’s not fame or fortune that they seek but knowing they’re significant and have contributed to the world in some meaningful way that matters. They become paralyzed by the thought: “If I only knew how.” In this session, we explore how to move forward. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, these free programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: February 1, 2018

Duration:00:55:02

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Find Your Passion Project

1/29/2018
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Speaker: Michele Mather No need to quit your day job to have a passion project on the side. Want to tap your creativity, create more connection, or identify a volunteer gig? Kickstart the process with Michele Mather, CPC, and walk away with an outline to guide you. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, these free programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: January 25, 2018

Duration:00:57:05

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Lost in Transition? Find Your Way Home

1/22/2018
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Speaker: Berry Kruijning Are you going through a major life transition (career change, divorce, new relationship, empty nest) and feeling lost? Gain awareness about the core path to follow to life’s new destination and learn to face change with ease and confidence. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, these free programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: January 18, 2018

Duration:01:02:42

Portland Opera Preview: Cosi Fan Tutte

7/10/2017
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Join us for a special preview of Portland Opera's upcoming production of Cosi Fan Tutte. The preview is hosted by Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox with musical highlights performed by singers Antonia Tamer, Kate Farrar, Aaron Short and Ryan Thorn --in a total of seven arias from the opera. For more information, visit Portland Opera. Recorded Live at Central Library: July 9, 2017

Duration:00:55:02

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Brain Health

6/1/2017
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Speaker: Dr. Andy Swanson Discover how what you eat affects the brain. Learn natural strategies that support the health of the nervous system, enhance neurological performance and prevent the onset of Alzheimer's, MS and other conditions. Co-sponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: May 18, 2017

Duration:01:04:11

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series: But I'm Not A Storyteller!

5/25/2017
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Speaker: Paul Iarrobino Discover the power of storytelling in your communication and how to deliver your business and personal messages in a more compelling way. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: May 11, 2017

Duration:00:58:27

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series: Mindfulness Working

5/18/2017
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Speaker: Judith Sugg This program offers experiences of mindfulness and an explanation of why it can truly shift our life and work. It is a key ingredient in managing stress and conflict both in our personal lives and professional settings. What do we mean by mindfulness? What are the benefits to bringing this awareness into our lives? Both traditional approaches to mindfulness and the research developed in the last 30 years will be incorporated into this program. The program is a...

Duration:01:02:01

Portland Opera Preview: La Bohéme

5/8/2017
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Join us for a special preview of Portland Opera's upcoming production of Puccini's La Bohème. The preview is hosted by Chorus Master and Assistant Conductor Nicholas Fox with musical highlights performed by Portland Opera's Resident Artists. For more information, visit Portland Opera. Recorded Live at Central Library: April 30, 2017

Duration:01:03:53

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn Series: Plant Yourself Where You Will Bloom

5/5/2017
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Speaker: Jennifer Anderson Learn ways to create a thriving career that's personally meaningful, financially rewarding, and rooted in your deep interests and passions. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: April 27, 2017

Duration:00:55:50

Brown Bag Lunch and Learn: Creative Problem Solving

2/13/2017
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Speaker: Tasha Harmon Creativity is never more important than when you're searching for an answer. See how you can tap into your most creative self when tackling any problem. Cosponsored by Portland Community College, Brown Bag Lunch and Learn programs help you develop and increase your professional skills. Recorded Live at Central Library: February 2, 2017

Duration:00:58:38