Singing Those Performance Review Blues

I know I whined about this last year, but somehow the annual performance review process never loses its sting.  Like the troll here I met at Weta Cave, the deadlines loom threateningly until the last few hours remain and the clock is ticking down to complete the reviews or end up on the non-compliance list. … Continue reading Singing Those Performance Review Blues

Performance Management Tips for Britney Spears

It's performance review time at Kronos.  I've spent a fair amount of time in the 15 years I've been a manager giving feedback to people about how to improve their performance at work.  While every employee is unique, there are recurring themes that I've needed to address. Here are a few (illustrated with celebrity examples) that those of … Continue reading Performance Management Tips for Britney Spears