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Examine your Story for Productive Dialogue

December 01, 2020
Motive Matters

In a previous blog post we shared how motive really matters in tough conversations and the 2 important steps to uncovering motive. To recap, first look at the situation to understand what the root of the problem might be. Next, ask yourself some questions to discover your motive. That will get you ready for the conversation and help you to return to your motive if you get sidetracked. If you missed it, you can go to that post here.

The Benefits of Strategic Planning

November 30, 2020
“We need a plan.” “We are all going in different directions.” How many times have you heard some version of these words from your team members or even from your leader?

UCDH Legacy PeopleSoft Retires Dec. 30

November 30, 2020
Employees and supervisors can request access to historical performance documents (e.g., annual/probationary evaluations, CEMRP) and legacy PeopleSoft reports through other systems.

UC Davis Jobs Temporarily Unavailable

November 27, 2020
All UC Davis job listings will be temporarily unavailable beginning 10 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 9 until Monday, Dec. 14 @ 6 a.m.

Motive Matters for Productive Dialogue

November 25, 2020
Having open and productive conversations is more important now than ever. We find ourselves with multiple high-stakes, high emotion situations in which opinions differ greatly.

UC’s Commitment to Preserving Jobs

November 24, 2020
A statement from President Drake on October's consultation process with the UC community to preserve jobs and avoid COVID-related layoffs, while addressing UC's $2 billion budget deficit due to the pandemic.

Post-Doctoral Fellowship Open Now!

November 23, 2020
The 2021-2022 ASAP Post-Doctoral Fellow application is now open!

The Post-Doctoral Fellow will provide clinical assessment, brief counseling, crisis intervention, consultation, outreach presentations, and referral services within the department, under supervision. Trainees will work within an interdisciplinary team of professionals and receive training and supervision from psychiatrists and psychologists from the academic campus and the UC Davis Health System

Employees Choose UC Davis Health

November 13, 2020
These UC Davis employees chose UC Davis Health during open enrollment and wanted to share their experience as patients. 

Flu Vaccinations: Self-Reporting and Exemptions

November 10, 2020
*Updated* According to the revised UC Flu Vaccination Executive Order, all employees and students who will be accessing any UC Davis facility during the 2020-21 influenza season are required to receive a flu vaccination, or an approved exemption from the flu vaccination mandate that allows you to come on campus.

Extend Empathy and Compassion to Others

November 03, 2020
Our resilience has been tested this year and while we continually adjust to new challenges, we must remember the importance of extending empathy and compassion to others.

Explaining UC Davis, UCOP Curtailment Plans

October 30, 2020
These curtailment plans are separate from each other. Also, the reasons behind them are different, which is why the Davis campus plan will be implemented differently than the UCOP plan if it is implemented as proposed.