NLW Bits: Volume 2

Next Level Work Bits is a hand-picked selection of the latest and greatest content about performance management.  WALL STREET JOURNAL – How Performance Reviews Can Harm Mental Health Finally, the study shows ratings can blindside employees and affect performance. Of the half of all workers who are surprised at the rating they receive, 90% are unhappy, because … Continue reading NLW Bits: Volume 2

How to Be in Charge of Your Job From the Start

You did the search, wrote the cover letters, aced the interviews, and now you are finally employed. You might be wondering, or trying to remember, what’s next. Prepare, young jobhopper! You’ve entered one of the most crucial periods of having a new job – the first 90 days. Here’s what to consider after you’ve been hired and before you … Continue reading How to Be in Charge of Your Job From the Start

How Three of the World’s Top Companies Evaluate Employee Performance

If you’ve ever been employed, chances are you’ve had to deal with the enigma of the annual performance review. This half-century old (yes, it’s that old) evaluation process continues to dominate the way we view employee relations all around the world. If you don’t see any benefit from annual reviews, you are not alone. A … Continue reading How Three of the World’s Top Companies Evaluate Employee Performance