Category: Feedback

Development & Evaluation, Engagement, Feedback

Real Engagement: Employee Relationships Are a Two-Way Street

October 1, 2019

Via: HR Hero

There are varying uses of the word “engagement” in the English language. It can mean a betrothal between two people; an arrangement to do something at a particular time and place; or a conflict, or battle, between opposing forces. Among […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Ways to Get More Employee Feedback

September 27, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Getting employee input can show employees they’re trusted, help gather intelligence about how the business could be more productive or efficient, and uncover any engagement issues or problems before they become worse. Getting this feedback is something that should be […]

Development & Evaluation, Employee development, Feedback

Strategies for Boosting Engagement with Online Training Options

September 23, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Conducting employee training can be costly and time-consuming. Hiring internal or external trainers, finding facilities in which to hold training sessions, and assessing the value of attendees’ time can add up to a significant expense. Additionally, the logistical challenges of […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Manager Training: The Importance of Being Open to Criticism

September 11, 2019

Via: HR Hero

While there may be some masochistic gluttons for punishment out there, in general, it’s safe to say that nobody likes to be criticized—especially for their work. Most employees in a professional setting work hard and give their best efforts when […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

6 Traits Your Managers Must Have

September 5, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Research continues to show that good employees leave bad managers, not necessarily bad roles or bad companies. Unfortunately, however, bad managers are prevalent across organizations and entire industries. In fact, only a select few (about 10%) demonstrate that they have […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

The Real Impact on Employees of Removing Performance Ratings

August 15, 2019

Via: CEB

“Many times I’ve wondered, if we just eliminated the entire formal performance management system, would we see any impact on the business?” says one SVP of human resources at a major manufacturing company. This executive isn’t alone in wondering whether […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback, Methods & techniques, Workplace wellness

How Your Organization’s Managers Can Build Trust

July 2, 2019

Via: HR Hero

Did you know that, according to research and data, 58% of people claim they trust strangers more than their bosses and that 58% of managers claim they never received any form of training to be managers or to help them […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Best Responses to Negative Employee Feedback

May 23, 2019

Via: HR Hero

When you give your employees a chance to give you their feedback, there is a good chance that some of it will be negative. Instead of getting defensive, you must handle negative employee feedback in a better way. How to […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

Five Advantages of Employee-Driven Feedback

April 15, 2019

Via: HR Hero

HR professionals may feel like the sole drivers of performance and development processes, but even though they are responsible for kick-starting continual feedback in the organization, their success is dependent on managers and employees embracing it. When employees feel comfortable […]

Development & Evaluation, Feedback

The Gift of Key Stakeholder Feedback

April 5, 2019

Via: Chief Learning Officer

One way to gather that information is through 360-degree feedback, and the process of getting that feedback is experiencing a much-needed transition from quantitative to qualitative. To be sure, value remains in quantitative scoring (i.e., on a 1-to-5 scale) but […]