Perfect Phrases for Documenting Employee Performance Problems

Author: Anne Bruce
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071762717
Release Date: 2005-06-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether it's interviewing for a job, evaluating employee performance, setting goals for the future, or keeping customers happy, the Perfect Phrases series has the tools for precise, effective business communication. Distilling complex ideas into specific phrases that diplomatically and honestly depict the concepts at hand, this invaluable series provides: Ways to enhance customer service in any business Dialogues and scripts to practice interactions with customers or employees--tailorable to any industry or company culture The best answers to a wide range of interview questions Tips for documenting performance issues and conducting face-to-face reviews This quick-reference tool is perfect for managers who need to find effective ways to document performance problems and then be able to offer practical, helpful feedback to those individuals.

Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews EBOOK BUNDLE

Author: Douglas Max
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071796286
Release Date: 2011-11-18
Genre: Business & Economics

Meet or exceed all your goals with this comprehensive guide to performance reviews 3 books in 1 eBook! Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews covers all the bases when it comes to using the right language during every stage of the performance review process. Packed with the exact words and phrases you need to plan, conduct, and finalize performance reviews, this three-eBook set helps you express yourself with crystal clarity—as well as sidestep any landmines that might be in your path. This 3-eBook set includes: Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews, Second Edition Get hundreds of ready-made phrases for clearly communicating an employee's performance in 74 different skill areas. Learn the most effective language for: Crafting an accurate, carefully worded assessment Documenting behaviors and accomplishments Guiding and developing promising workers Conducting face-to-face interviews Perfect Phrases for Setting Performance Goals, Second Edition This completely revised and updated second edition of Perfect Phrases for Setting Performance Goals provides hundreds of precisely worded performance goals you can apply to virtually any situation. This handy, quick-reference helps you: Focus your people on the most important parts of their jobs Communicate your expectations Align employee goals with organizational priorities Minimize disputes that can arise during performance reviews Perfect Phrases for Documenting Employee Performance Problems Using this wide range of ready-to-use scripts and a handy problem-solving toolkit, you can address even the most difficult issues diplomatically and constructively. Learn how to: Find the perfect words to suit each employee review Document performance in the most effective way possible Build strong working relationships and boost morale Increase productivity, meet deadlines, and achieve goals

Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews 2 E

Author: Douglas Max
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071759427
Release Date: 2010-12-03
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME The ability to craft an employee review that is meaningful and change-driven is what separates average supervisors from great managers. How often, though, have you struggled to find the most appropriate words for your needs? This completely revised and updated second edition of Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews provides hundreds of ready-made phrases you can use to clearly communicate any employee's performance in 74 different skill areas. Learn the most effective language for: Crafting an accurate, carefully worded assessment Documenting behaviors and accomplishments Guiding and developing promising workers Conducting face-to-face interviews

Perfect Phrases for Employee Development Plans

Author: Anne Bruce
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071734465
Release Date: 2010-07-16
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME The secret to business success today is employee and talent development. Companies that invest in branding and creating smart, self-reliant, "upgradeable" talent are the ones that will lead their industries in the future. Perfect Phrases for Employee Development Plans has hundreds of ready-touse phrases for ensuring your employees stay motivated and competitive, develop teamwork and sound work ethics, and help meet organizational targets. Learn the most effective language for: Pinpointing an employee’s strengths Creating long- and short-term goals Helping teams form plans--and then work the plans Grooming people for advancement Branding and expanding your company's talent pool

Perfect Phrases for Negotiating Salary and Job Offers Hundreds of Ready to Use Phrases to Help You Get the Best Possible Salary Perks or Promotion

Author: Matthew DeLuca
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071709682
Release Date: 2006-12-12
Genre: Business & Economics

The right phrase for every situation . . . every time The latest guide in the top-selling, easy-to-use Perfect Phrases series gives you the correct vocabulary to use to get the best salary or job offer possible. Using words and phrases that take away the taboo surrounding the subject of money, you can ask for what you want-and deserve-with confidence. Provides quick, easy steps that prepare readers for salary negotiations, job interviews, or performance reviews, giving them the competitive edge

Perfect Phrases for Cover Letters

Author: Michael Betrus
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071709231
Release Date: 2005-10-20
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether it's interviewing for a job, evaluating employee performance, setting goals for the future, or keeping customers happy, the Perfect Phrases series has the tools for precise, effective business communication. Distilling complex ideas into specific phrases that diplomatically and honestly depict the concepts at hand, this invaluable series provides: Ways to enhance customer service in any business Dialogues and scripts to practice interactions with customers or employees--tailorable to any industry or company culture The best answers to a wide range of interview questions Tips for documenting performance issues and conducting face-to-face reviews The ideal reference for anyone trying to create the most professional and polished cover letter possible, this book offers phrases that help create a strong first impression for prospective employers.

Perfect Phrases for Resumes

Author: Michael Betrus
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071709224
Release Date: 2005-07-19
Genre: Business & Economics

Whether it's interviewing for a job, evaluating employee performance, setting goals for the future, or keeping customers happy, the Perfect Phrases series has the tools for precise, effective business communication. Distilling complex ideas into specific phrases that diplomatically and honestly depict the concepts at hand, this invaluable series provides: Ways to enhance customer service in any business Dialogues and scripts to practice interactions with customers or employees--tailorable to any industry or company culture The best answers to a wide range of interview questions Tips for documenting performance issues and conducting face-to-face reviews In this book, packed with phrases organized both by skill and by profession, job seekers at any level and in any industry will easily find the best wording to craft outstanding resumes.

Perfect Phrases for New Employee Orientation and Onboarding Hundreds of ready to use phrases to train and retain your top talent

Author: Brenda Hampel
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071767514
Release Date: 2011-07-15
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME Getting new employees up and running with the company is a highly challenging process. For true success, you need to have full command of the most appropriate language for the task. Perfect Phrases for New Employee Orientation and Onboarding contains hundreds of ready-to-use phrases for transitioning employees into their new roles. You’ll learn how to home in on employee engagement, support the building of work relationships, and deliver constructive feedback. This handy, quick-reference guide provides effective language for: Getting the most out of meet-and-greet meetings Defining company culture and employee expectations Coaching new employees with onboarding challenges Collecting onboarding feedback Onboarding a diverse workforce

Perfect Phrases for Icebreakers Hundreds of Ready to Use Phrases to Set the Stage for Productive Conversations Meetings and Events

Author: Meryl Runion
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071783835
Release Date: 2012-01-06
Genre: Business & Economics

The Right Phrase for Every Situation . . . Every Time You know that how you begin a business conversation or meeting sets the stage for success. But coming up with just the right words can be another matter. Perfect Phrases for Icebreakers has hundreds of ready-to-use phrases to get your interactions off on the right foot. From jump-starting meetings to motivating teams to turning any situation into a positive networking event, this streamlined guide provides you with the right words to: Highlight important topics in meetings or conversations Motivate people to share resources and support Add levity to personal or group interactions Inspire collaboration and creativity Pique curiosity about your message

Perfect Phrases for Writing Job Descriptions

Author: Carole Martin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071713535
Release Date: 2009-12-18
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR THE RIGHT SITUATION—EVERY TIME Perfect Phrases for Writing Job Descriptions helps you craft job descriptions that attract the best talent and accurately convey job responsibilities. And after you find that ideal candidate, this valuable resource will assist you with performance reviews, goal setting, and accountability. Hundreds of tips, examples, and sample phrases to help you: Get candidates excited about opportunities in your company Attract and recruit the very best talent Foster communication between supervisors and employees Evaluate performance and provide clear feedback to new employees

The Essential Department Chair

Author: Jeffrey L. Buller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118145692
Release Date: 2011-12-01
Genre: Education

This second edition of the informative and influential The Essential Department Chair offers academic chairs and department heads the information they need to excel in their roles. This book is about the "how" of academic administration: for instance, how do you cultivate a potential donor for much-needed departmental resources? How do you persuade your department members to work together more harmoniously? How do you keep the people who report to you motivated and capable of seeing the big picture? Thoroughly revised, updated, and expanded, this classic resource covers a broad spectrum of timely topics and is now truly more than a guide—it's a much-needed desk reference that tells you "everything you need to know to be a department chair." The Essential Department Chair contains information on topics such as essentials of creating a strategic plan, developing and overseeing a budget, key elements of fundraising, preparing for the role of chair, meeting the challenges of mentoring to increase productivity, and creating a more collegial atmosphere. The book also explores the chair's role in the search process, shows how to conduct a successful interview and what to do when it's time to let someone go. And the author includes suggestions for the best practices to adopt when doing an evaluation or assessment. The Essential Department Chair, Second Edition, contains a wealth of new, realistic case studies to equip leaders in this pivotal position to excel in departmental and institutional life.

Managing in the Middle

Author: Robert Farrell (Professor)
Publisher: American Library Association
ISBN: 9780838911617
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines

"Fully a third of all library supervisors are "managing in the middle: " reporting to top-level managers while managing teams of peers or paraprofessional staff in some capacity. This practical handbook is here to assist middle managers navigate their way through the challenges of multitasking and continual gear-shifting. The broad range of contributors from academic and public libraries in this volume help librarians face personal and professional challenges by Linking theoretical ideas about mid-level management to real-world situations Presenting ways to sharpen crucial skills such as communication, productivity, delegation, and performance management Offering specific advice on everything from supervision to surviving layoffs Being a middle manager can be a difficult job, but the range of perspectives in this book offer strategies and tips to make it easier."

Human Resource Management in Health Care Principles and Practice

Author: L. Fleming Fallon
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN: 9780763735319
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Business & Economics

This innovative text will be useful for students and as a reference for practitioners. Each chapter will begin with a case study that focuses on the topical material of the chapter. the case study will be resolved at the conclusion of the chapter. In addition to references used in the chapter, each chapter will have a resources section for books, periodicals, websites and organizations.

The Essential Academic Dean or Provost

Author: Jeffrey L. Buller
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118762158
Release Date: 2015-09-04
Genre: Education

The go-to reference for academic leaders seeking practical answers to everyday challenges The Essential Academic Dean or Provost explains the "how" of academic leadership, providing a practical, comprehensive, reality-based reference for almost any problem, challenge, or opportunity. This updated second edition includes new chapters on the difference between leadership and management in higher education, leadership in politically charged environments, effective strategies for making decisions, and working with associate deans or provosts, plus new case studies, new research, and ten additional chapters available on the companion website. Each topic deals concisely with the most important information deans and provosts need when faced with a particular situation, providing both a comprehensive guide to academic leadership as well as a ready reference to be consulted as needed. The role of a dean or provost at a modern university is extremely complex, involving budgeting, community relations, personnel decisions, management of a large enterprise, fundraising, and guiding a school, college, or entire institution toward a compelling vision of the future. The details academic leaders have to deal with are numerous and critical, and every little thing matters. This invaluable guide provides the answers you need when you need them, and gives you framework for successfully navigating your job's many competing demands. Build support for a shared vision of the future Interact effectively with different internal and external constituencies Learn decision-making techniques specific to the academic environment Set, supervise, and implement a budget that allows your programs to flourish Academic leaders need a handy, focused reference that provides authoritative answers to the many issues and questions that arise every day. With proven solutions to a multitude of challenges, The Essential Academic Dean or Provost shows academic leaders what they need to know in order to successfully guide their institutions into the future.

Manager s Guide to Motivating Employees 2 E

Author: Anne Bruce
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071775687
Release Date: 2012-03-30
Genre: Business & Economics

Briefcase Books: Manager’s Guide to Motivating Employees More than 700,000 Briefcase Books sold! A manager’s guide to inspiring employees to work at peak performance—to improve organizational culture and help meet the bottom-line About the Book Manager’s Guide to Motivating Employees is the perfect primer for managers looking to jumpstart the work ethic, excitement, and company synergy by engaging and motivating their employees. This new edition provides entertaining case studies and examples of how readers can create an environment in which employees feel passionate about their jobs and put the best of them in everything they do. Written specifically for today’s busy manager, Briefcase Books feature eye-catching icons, checklists, and sidebars to guide managers step by step through everyday workplace situations. Key Selling Features Proven tactics for creating relationships and ensuring effective communication to get the optimal performance from employees Clear definitions of key terms and concepts Practical advice for minimizing the possibility of error Examples of successful management Specific planning procedures, tactics, and hands-on techniques Market / Audience Managers of all levels About the Author Anne Bruce (Sacramento, CA) is a nationally recognized speaker, workshop leader, and author. Her books include the Briefcase Books Be Your Own Mentor and Building A High Morale Workplace and Perfect Phrases for Documenting Employee Performance Problems.