Performance Management 2017: Companies Must Become Agile

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Reviewsnap’s Latest White Paper Helps Your Company Move Ahead with Performance Management — Without Any Dread!


Reviewsnap , the leading cloud-based performance management software solution, today released its new white paper, “From Dread to Moving Ahead — Take the Pain Out of Performance Management.”

Performance Management, Culture, and Business Results [New Research]


This summer at Lighthouse we’ve been working our way through a number of research studies, but to be honest one of the ones I’ve been incredibly pumped about is focused on performance management. It’s incredibly hated at so many companies by HR, management, and the employees. Top 10 Research Highlights We keep hearing it in the news–performance management is shifting/changing/dying. The performance practice spectrum.

A Leading manufacturer of Industrial Machinery and Equipment Streamlines Processes and Derives Efficiency with Empxtrack Performance Management


“Empxtrack turned out to be the perfect solution for our business as we aimed to introduce a more formal and streamlined annual goal-setting and performance evaluation process in 2018. It was one of the pre-requisites for performance appraisal.

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Why Automate Performance Management


The majority of companies are still using a paper driven process or a proprietary performance management system , which is not automated. Read this free white paper to see why you should switch to an automated performance management system. Performance Appraisal Performance Management Performance Management System Reviewsnap White Paper

The Link Between Performance Management and Employee Engagement

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You’re quickly approaching your one-year anniversary in your new job and your manager gives you a heads up that your performance review will be due soon. Old school performance evaluations. Performance management is so much greater than that. Talent Management

Case Study: Empxtrack Streamlines Performance Management for IFFCO Tokio General Insurance


To achieve their goal in such a situation, they must constantly challenge themselves to higher levels of individual and group performance. And thus, Performance Management becomes a key organizational priority. IFFCO Tokio contacted Empxtrack with four pressing issues: Their performance management content was inconsistent, i.e. the goals varied individual to individual. The guidelines were there but could not be adhered with excellence on papers.

4 Trends That Are Transforming Performance Management and Organizational Learning


At its core, performance management is all about giving our people the information, resources and guidance they need to achieve specific goals. One reason performance management is so challenging—the business world isn’t static.

3 Steps to Better Performance Management


3 Steps to Better Performance Management. The days of the traditional performance review are behind us. The more active your employees, the higher their engagement, their performance, and your overall productivity. Performance Management performance management

A Financial Institution Simplifies Incentive Process and Eliminates Manager Bias with Empxtrack Appraisal System


The company faced challenges in efficiently managing performance appraisal process. Their subjective performance appraisal process resulted into unfair, biased and meaningless employee evaluation. Managing numerous appraisal parameters and complex data.

A Leading IT Company Sets Up Unbiased Variable Pay System with Empxtrack


The company specializes in innovation management & technical recruitment solutions and supports its worldwide clientele to fast-track their growth. The company had challenges in evaluating employee performance and distributing Variable Pay fairly to the deserving employees.

Giving High Performers a Runway


These are your high performers. In our most recent white paper, “Giving High Performers a Runway,” we take a look at how you can get the most from your high-performing talent. Download your complimentary copy of “Giving High Performers a Runway” today.

Identify and Uplift Disengaged High Performers


Employees are always asked to do more, and while there’s the very real employee population that’s only productive 60 percent of the time, many more are productive and performing well. The last thing you want to happen is for your high performers to get burned out and decide they’ve had enough.

Case Study: Empxtrack Addresses Challenges in Normalization of Appraisal Scores for a Decision Support Analytics Company


The company faced a key challenge in performance appraisal. During reviews, there was a significant difference in the ways managers evaluated and scored employees. This variance was because individual rating styles of Managers differed, and their interpretation of the performance criteria was also vastly dissimilar. This resulted in inequitable evaluation in some cases and threw up non-homogenized, and therefore unreliable performance scores. About the Company.

Talent and Performance Management—What’s Really Happening?

HR Daily Advisor

What’s happening with talent and performance management in the real world? How do your performance appraisals differ between exempt and nonexempt employees? What’s your take on performance evaluations? By Stephen D. Bruce, PHR. Editor, HR Daily Advisor.

More On Benefits-Based Performance Management


Our proprietary benefits-based performance management approach to performance reviews focuses on clearly communicating the benefits that can accrue to the employee if they elevate their performance. It represents making a subtle change or addition to the performance review process. Our recent white paper provides more detail on what this approach entails. We all know that some managers don''t like to deliver bad news.

7 Steps for Selecting the Best Performance Management System


When selecting a performance management system, the difficult part is choosing one which is right for your organization’s size, culture and needs. Why are you searching for a performance management tool? How is this challenge impacting company or individual performance?

Best Practices for Implementing Competencies


You will learn about key factors that need to be taken into account to make sure that the competencies will support all the intended applications in the long term, and overarching considerations to ensure alignment of the talent management lifecycle and strategic organizational goals.

Top 3 KPIs to Measure your Performance Management System ROI


The best way to demonstrate the value of your performance management system, is to link it to business impact. Learn how to calculate the cost of employee turnover, engagement and productivity and use these KPIs to measure ROI of your new performance management system.

[Infographic] Jumping On The Successful Performance Management Track

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Managing a team is both challenging and rewarding. One of the lest favorite things about it, however, is performance management. Setting up a successful performance management strategy can be a challenge with changing trends and differing employee needs ahead of you.

Top 6 Megatrends Changing the Face of HR and Business


A new white paper – 6 Megatrends Changing the Face of HR and Business – gives you that glimpse. Download the white paper here. There’s no shortage of press when it comes to the death of the annual performance review. 4 Myths About Rebooting Performance Management.

Winning in the Skills Economy


Please complete the form to download this white paper. Career Pathing Performance Management Succession PlanningWinning in the Skills Economy. Advances in technology and continuous digital transformation are disrupting the ways in which businesses operate to meet the demands of the future of work.

Examining the Impact of Ratingless Reviews and Year-Round Feedback on Employee Performance

Something Different

<> …Okay, so much has been written in the news about companies doing away with performance ratings. Fortunately, I stumbled upon a great white paper from the folks at USC CEO here that did just this.

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You Have More Star Employees Than You Realize


It’s easy to identify your top performers. They simply perform – day after day, week after week, quarter after quarter. But performance – like the modern workforce, like your workforce – isn’t always straightforward. If you’re like most companies, you have a deep, untapped well of employees who could become top performers – star performers, even – if they were coached and managed the right way. Performance Management

Why Employees Appraisal Systems Should Measure Profit Per Employee

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Bridge the gap between employee performance and profitability. Traditional performance management processes do exactly what they say on the tin: they evaluate and rate staff performance, usually using a symbolic rating system, e.g. 1-5.



You’ve heard it from speakers on the talent management circuit long enough. You’ve read it in enough academic blog posts and best-practice-type white papers. Engaging in frank discussions between managers and employees about the manager’s performance 3.

Understanding the Benefits of Continuous Feedback


This is often due to a problem with performance management methodology. Traditional models of performance management, such as the annual review, are outdated and do not work well to increase engagement among the newest generation of workers. Around two-thirds of Millennial workers feel “in the dark” about how their work performance is perceived, according to a recent TriNet survey , and 62% often feel “blindsided” by their current performance reviews.

4 Simple Steps That Boost Workforce Performance


High performing organizations understand that success depends on the knowledge and skills of their employees. They also realize that formal education doesn’t entirely prepare employees with the appropriate skills needed to perform optimally within their specific industry or organization.

7 Definitive Ways to Unlock the Full Potential of Your Employees


You may build a great team and still find that it could perform better. To get more out of the people you employ, you can’t demand good performance. To some people, being recognized for good performance can be more important than the cash prize that comes with it.

You Have More Star Employees Than You Realize


It’s easy to identify your top performers. They simply perform – day after day, week after week, quarter after quarter. But performance – like the modern workforce, like your workforce – isn’t always straightforward. Performance Management

The Pros and Cons of Six Different Competency Models


When it comes to a competency model and deciding how to incorporate competencies into your employee performance management process, you will need to consider how these competencies will be defined , assessed, and rated. Can’t decide which competency model to use?

Hating on Performance Reviews—and the Old Switcheroo


"Study finds that basically every single person hates performance reviews.” It also says the researchers “asked 234 staffers at a large southwestern university to rate their feelings about a performance review they received three months earlier.”

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From the Flight Deck: Clear a Runway for Your High Performers


One perfect example: design strategies specifically for your high-performing employees. Don’t confuse high performers with high-potential employees—those who aspire to holding top leadership roles within your company.

Is Your 360° Feedback a Few Degrees Short?


If this is the case at your company, your “comprehensive” feedback is not only incomplete but it’s also causing you to miss out on a golden opportunity—the opportunity to drive truly targeted performance improvements, to raise employee engagement levels and to manage your talent more effectively.

6 Reasons Why Your Company Needs Real-Time Feedback


In the news today we’re constantly seeing major companies announce they’re dumping their old performance management systems for more agile solutions. The Problem with Annual performance reviews. Similarly the annual performance review is already becoming a thing of the past.

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New Study Shows Leaders Adopting Collaborative Enterprise Planning

SAP Innovation

This way, plans can incorporate hybrid key performance metrics – for example, employee productivity and revenue. All business leaders agree that internal collaboration is essential for continuously improving business performance. Part 1 in a 2-part series.

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