Managing Up: Influencing the Expectations of Upper Management

Managing the expectations of upper management and having an effective relationship with your manager require conscious planning and effort.

Course Description:

This half-day course is for anyone with a boss, but is especially designed for those in management. It will help you with necessary strategies and tools to understand:

  • The current state of the relationship with their boss and how to improve it
  • A strategy for managing the expectations of upper management 
  • An approach for getting their boss and upper management to accept their ideas
  • How to communicate information and decisions down to their teams 

UC Davis Health

Date | Time | Location

April 13, 2022
8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Virtual Instructor-Led via Zoom
August 18, 2022
8:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Virtual Instructor-Led via Zoom


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