CSU’s Got Talent

The Learning & Development (L&D) presents a series of live online webcast every month 10:00 am - 11:00 am.  The webcasts cover a variety of topics that may benefit you professionally and personally.



We are excited to announce CSU's Got Talent sessions for 2024!  

Registration is now open, and as always, all employees are invited to attend!



To stay informed on the latest CSU’s Got Talent webcasts, visit the Chancellor's Office CSU’s Got Talent Website.

To join the CSU's Got Talent Listserv, please e-​mail subscribe-csusgottalent@lists.calstate.edu

If you missed the live sessions, you may go to CSU Learn to view all CSU’s Got Talent webcasts.

CSU's Got Talent 2024

Date, Topic and Speaker Lineup 


January 16 - "Magic Words: What to Say to Get Your Way" presented by Jonah Berger, Ph.D., Best-selling Author & Professor of Marketing, Wharton School of Business


February 13 - "AI Tools, Ethics & Challenges: How I Leverage Technology to Boost Productivity" presented by Janette Ducut, Ed.D., Director of Training & Education, UC Riverside


March 13 - "Teamwork Across Generations: Navigating the Communication Divides in the Modern Workplace" presented by Dr. Nicole Rankine, Certified Professional Growth Coach, Founder of the Cole Academy


April 16 - "Relationship Intelligence: How Relationships Really Work and Why Your Future Depends on Your RQ" presented by Tim Scudder, Ph.D, Author and Founder of Core Strengths


May 14 - "Society, Strategy, Self: Your Impact on the Future of Work" presented by Elatia Abate, Futurist and Business Strategist, Founder of The Future of Now


June 18 – "The Burnout Epidemic: A Candid Conversation about Balancing Wellbeing and Performance” presented by Jennifer Moss, Award-winning Journalist, Author, Speaker, and Workplace Culture Expert


July 16 – "Micro-Affirmations: Nurturing a Culture of Care through Small but Powerful Gestures" presented by Viet Hoang, Speaker and Trainer, Parter at Pint Sized Ideas


September 18 – "Procrastination: What It Is, Why We Do It, and What You Can Do About It" presented by Fuscia Sirois, Ph.D., Professor of Social and Health Psychology, University of Durham, UK


October 16 – "Furgal Innovation: Co-building a Better World with Less" presented by Navi Radjou, Innovation and Leadership Advisor, Bestselling Author, and Thinkers50 Award Winner


November 13 – "Outsmarting Impostor Syndrome: How to Own Your Zone of Brilliance with More Confidence and Less Stress" presented by Lizette Ojeda, Ph.D., Executive Coach, Expert in Intersectionality, Impostor Syndrome, and Burnout


Please see the attached PDF flyer with further details, and feel free to share widely with your campus colleagues!