We all want a world that is healthier, sustainable, safer and more enjoyable.

UC Davis is helping us get there by striving to always put people first. As a top-ranked research university, and the second-largest employer in the region, it’s no wonder our employees are leading the way in teaching, research, public service and patient care.


UCD Health Remote Work Program Launched

UC Davis Health will offer a Digital Workplace Program (DWP) starting July 2021 that makes remote- and hybrid-work arrangements available to employees.

2021 Employee Excellence Awards Nominations

The Employee Excellence Awards recognize individuals and teams who have demonstrated excellence in one or more of the health system’s strategic guiding principles.

Please help recognize individuals and teams, by nominating them for demonstrated excellence in:

Coaching Corner- Leading Without Authority

How can I get more cooperation from others I depend on in my job when I have no leadership authority over them?

Are you feeling fatigued, frustrated or even ready to quit because you are in a job with lots of responsibility but no leadership authority? Feeling stuck with having no authority over others?  Being a leadership coach, some of my clients and others raise this dilemma with me seeking ideas on how to get around it.

Avoiding Strategic Implementation Failure

Making Your Strategic Plan Stick

In my previous blog I asserted that creating a strategic plan which focuses on vision, strategy, and tactics and also recognizes that evolution is inevitable, is well worth the investment. The benefits of unifying your organization, motivating your stakeholders, and broadening your impact are clearly compelling.

New Family Friendly Benefits Begin July 1

Pay for Family Care and Bonding program offers alternative to using paid time off, providing 70% percent of income during Family and Medical Leave. Adoption Assistance Plan offers up to $5,000 reimbursement for expenses.