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IAP 2014 Activities by Sponsor - MIT Human Resources

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Fidelity Investments

ellen cushman

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up
Attendance: Participants welcome at individual sessions


o    A  seminar for investors who want to get more from their bond investing:

o    Learn about current key economic and credit market trends

o    Dive deeper in bond search and research - going beyond yield              

o   See how different bond investing strategies can be used to help build your portfolio

 Thursday, January 9, 2014  Campus Noon to 1:00 p.m. Student Center (Bldg. W20)  Mezzanine


WORKSHOP 3 Confident Investing in Any Market

This workshop is designed to help employees who are ready to take their retirement savings to the next level become more confident investors, understand how the markets may impact their investment strategy, and learn ways to establish and maintain a tax-sensitive savings approach.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014 Campus Noon to 1:00 p.m. Student Center (Bldg. W20) Mezzanine


WORKSHOP 4  Your College Savings Options

In this workshop, you will learn about:

• How much higher education might cost and ways you may need to pay for it

• The differences between the various savings plan options

• How federal tax laws affect college savings and the MEFA® U.Fund® College Investing Plan or your 529 plan in particular

Tuesday,  January 21, 2014 Campus Noon to 1:00 PM , Student Center (Bldg W20) Mezzanine



Sponsor(s): MIT Human Resources
Contact: Paul Gunning, E19 215, 617-258-8872,

Learn with Your Fingertips 24x7

David Hosmer, Manager of Learning and Development

Jan/17 Fri 10:00AM-02:00PM 32-144
Jan/22 Wed 11:00AM-03:00PM 4-145

Enrollment: Unlimited: No advance sign-up
Attendance: Repeating event, particpants welcome at any session
Prereq: Optional: Bring your laptop


Want access to free courses, books, tools, and job aids on hundreds of business skills topics that will help you succeed in school and at work?

Join us for an Open House to learn about MIT's new online learning option for non-credit courses, Skillsoft. Demonstrations and on-site help will be available for you to create your learning plan that can be done when, where, and how it best suits you!

Skillsoft includes:

Free snacks and raffle when you join us!

Sponsor(s): MIT Human Resources
Contact: Ronnie Haas, E19-215, 617 258-9699, RHAAS@MIT.EDU