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July 19, 2016

Workday Human Capital Management (HCM) has been selected by UVA to address the University’s human resource needs.

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June 28, 2016

The Ufirst Project Leadership Team is excited to announce Sean Jackson has accepted the position of Executive Director for the project, effective August 8, 2016. The Ufirst Project Executive Director is charged with leading the implementation phase of the HR transformation project and serves as the primary change agent to advance UVA’s goals and priorities.

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June 1, 2016

Ufirst aims to improve Human Resources to better serve you and to align services and resources in support of the University's mission.  While in the early stage of transformation, we are also focused on near-term improvements. Two early service improvements are expedited job postings and streamlined timecard processing.

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Most-recent Organizational Excellence Leadership Council meeting summary.

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May 2, 2016

In May we recognize four colleagues who, through their work, contributed to an institutional culture of quality.

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April 20, 2016

University-wide HR transformational project announcement.

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Congratulations to Chris Prue and Kathy Halvorsen! These two individuals are the latest honorees in UVa’s Spotlight on Excellence monthly recognition program. 

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March 3, 2016

Tips for Powerful Leadership.

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Did you miss the first SHOWCASE at JPJ in December? The OE Project Alliance is excited to host a second SHOWCASE of poster exhibits and demos on February 26th from 1:30 – 3:00pm. 

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February 8, 2016

With a January launch, TravelUVA is now available to book flights, trains, cars, and hotels. Book on-line or through a UVA dedicated travel agent.  Learn more about TravelUVA and register for a February lab session.

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January 7, 2016

Happy New Year! I hope that you spent some quality time with family and friends over the holiday season and that you found time to relax and to reflect on your accomplishments of the last year. To support an academic enterprise like the University of Virginia requires a great many people who work together in a wide variety of jobs.

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January 5, 2016

We are excited to announce Ufirst, the HR Strategic Design Initiative. Ufirst is focused on creating an exceptional HR service experience, putting you and your organization first.  Ufirst spans the University of Virginia, encompassing the Academic Division and the Health System. 

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December 3, 2015

The first OE Project Alliance SHOWCASE provided a venue to learn and ask questions about initiatives, network with project leaders, and share feedback. 

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December 1, 2015

In addition to the primary project work, the team partners with entities across Grounds to deliver organizational development and design services, such as process mapping, stakeholder engagement, benchmarking, retreat planning, meeting facilitation, and strategic planning.

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