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Attend a “Pool” Party, Save Money on Parking

Beat the winter blues at the Department of Transportation Services’ ridesharing “pool” party on January 17 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. at TerpZone in The Stamp. Enjoy a complimentary for January

Time Management Fundamentals Effective time management is an indispensable skill. Best-selling author and business coach Dave Crenshaw lays the theoretical and practical foundations for managing your time and becoming more

College Saving Seminar

Maryland 529 college savings plans make it easier than ever to save for college with two smart choices (use one or both). Maryland Prepaid College Trust Locks in tomorrow’s tuition

Online Benefit System January 1

Online Benefits is coming! The go-live date for the new online Benefits System is January 1, 2019. The Open Enrollment period for 2019 Benefits closed on November 28, 2018. Once in December

Excel 2016 Essential Training In this course, you will learn how to use this popular and powerful software. You’ll begin by getting familiar with Excel’s menu system, how to create

Lunch and Learn

December’s Lunch & Learn topic is Dealing with Stress During the Holidays.  Don’t let stress take the joy from this holiday season.  A health coach will help you identify your

Weight Watchers at Chesapeake

Twenty-two employees in the Chesapeake Building participated in the Weight Watchers at Work Program and lost collectively 257.8 pounds in the first 12-week session.  During the second 12-week session, 15

2019 SRA Deferral Limits

Supplemental Retirement Annuity (SRA) Deferral Limits for the calendar year 2019 The Supplemental Retirement Annuity (SRA) deferral limits have increased for the calendar year 2019. Therefore, if you are under