In this series debut episode our topic is, “Employee Evaluations That Create Lawsuits? Not On Your Watch!”
In this show we discuss:
1) Employee evaluations (aka performance reviews) appear to some to be dull, meaningless tasks that some bureaucrat requires simply to waste time.
No. The HR HEROES know that these deceptively simple tasks are the foundation for developing, deploying and maintaining organizational competitive advantages regarding human capital. If an organization needs the best team members, the evaluation process is the stealth tool to success.
2) Poorly run organizations ignore the entire concept of feedback(whether formally or informally, verbally or in writing).
3) Average organizations expend some time on basic compliance(ensuring that everyone completed the required forms by the required dates) but with no education to team members about why the process exists and how it could benefit them. There is no meaningful follow-up or integration of the documents into the employee life cycle.
4) Exceptional organizations understand the true purpose and underutilized power of the review process. They [...]