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Talent Development and Firing Yourself

The typical approach we see to talent development in the business world makes our hearts sink just a little We know it’s all done with the best of intent but […]

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Bravery in Management

Several years ago a leading figure in football was talking to an interviewer about bravery. The discussion was about the importance of having a tough, hard tackling player, who wasn’t […]

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Building a talent development programme

Do you have a talent development programme in your business? Does it include everyone in the business? If the answer to both those questions is not a resounding YES, then […]

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Great questions to ask in reviewing performance

Improve your performance review process by working through the following stages and questions in our infographic.

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Performance review challenge

If you want to focus on learning about performance reviews then bring it to life with this challenge. See what value you can extract from a performance review process that […]

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Performance reviewing in a high performance world

Performance reviewing is a vital high performance rhythm aimed at helping someone learn from their performance. It might confirm strengths or highlight important weaknesses. It might examine attitudes and use […]

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Performance reviews - Essential or a chore?

High performers love performance reviewing. Without reviewing there is no learning, no improvement and no progress. It’s not just an annual exercise and it’s definitely not something you do just […]

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Take control of your performance review

It’s a great feeling when you take control of your performance reviewing. It’s your performance, so assert your ownership and responsibility.

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Performance reviewing

Most Leaders don’t use performance reviewing properly and the performance of those they lead suffers as a result. 55% of people don’t think their performance reviews are effective*. And that’s […]

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John Lewis and high performance

I had the privilege of meeting Sir Stuart Hampson, ex-chairman of John Lewis talk about their famed level of employee engagement and customer satisfaction. Much of what he said reinforces […]

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Are you Superman or a target monkey?

I’ve got a Superman tattoo and I sometimes get asked why – mainly by my exasperated and disappointed mother but not exclusively. Perhaps I believe I share some of his abilities […]

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8 great performance review questions

Start asking yourself these questions to help you become more effective at reviewing your performance.

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