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 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

101 Sample Write Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problems

Author: Paul FALCONE
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814438589
Release Date: 2017-07-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Managers may dread dealing with performance problems, but this sanity-saving guide by HR expert Paul Falcone is here to help. Revised to reflect the latest developments in employment law, the third edition of 101 Sample Write-Ups for Documenting Employee Performance Problems explains the disciplinary process and provides ready-to-use documents that eliminate the stress and second-guessing about what to do and say. These expertly crafted, easily customizable write-ups address: Absenteeism Insubordination Sexual harassment Drug or alcohol abuse Substandard work Email and phone misuse Teamwork issues Managerial misconduct Confidentiality breaches Social media abuse And more With a focus on getting employees back on track, each sample document includes an incident description, a performance improvement plan, outcomes and consequences, and a section for employee rebuttal. Whether you’re addressing an initial infraction or handling termination-worthy transgressions, this trusted resource ensures every encounter remains clear, fair, and—most importantly—legal.

2600 Phrases for Effective Performance Reviews

Author: Paul FALCONE
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 0814428703
Release Date: 2005-06-10
Genre: Business & Economics

No managerial or administrative task is as universally dreaded as the performance review. Supervisors may know the points they need to get across, but putting them on paper is another matter. This book puts the right words at their fingertips, with ready-to-use phrases and words, action items, and descriptions that managers, supervisors, and HR professionals can use to evaluate performance, prepare development plans, and address performance problems. 2600 Phrases for Effective Performance Appraisals covers the 25 most commonly rated factors, including productivity, time management, decision making, and teamwork, as well as specific roles such as customer service, finance, sales, and more. The book provides hundreds of phrases to use in performance improvement plans, plus an appendix of helpful individual words.

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

Author: Douglas Max
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071501940
Release Date: 2002-12-02
Genre: Business & Economics

Hands-on help for quicklyand persuasivelywriting company-mandated performance appraisals Writing performance appraisals is one of the most difficult and time-consuming tasks managers face. Perfect Phrases for Performance Reviews simplifies the job, providing a comprehensive collection of phrases that managers can use to describe employee performance, provide directions for improvement, and more. For example: "Sets priorities well" "Misses important deadlines" "Thorough, reliable, and accurate" All managers and HR professionals will value the book for its: Hundreds of ready-to-use phrases, organized by job skill and performance level Tips for documenting performance issues and conducting face-to-face reviews Easily adapted performance review templates covering five performance levels With the wide-ranging assortment of descriptions available in this book, managers will be able to find the perfect terms to help them analyze and understand the work performance of each person they work with.

Perfect Phrases for Coaching Employee Performance Hundreds of Ready to Use Phrases for Building Employee Engagement and Creating Star Performers

Author: Laura Poole
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071809528
Release Date: 2013-03-22
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME Perfect Phrases for Coaching Employee Performance gives you the language to empower, engage, and develop your employees. Filled with hundreds of words and phrases you can use in virtually every coaching situation, this go-to guide provides everything you need for: Onboarding and training Conducting performance reviews Setting employee goals Coaching high and low performers Creating powerful teams Building strong relationships

2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals

Author: Paul Falcone
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 9780814417751
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Business & Economics

As a manager, you aren’t truly successful unless your employees are as well. Helping them establish compelling, actionable performance goals is the first and most important step, and 2600 Phrases for Setting Effective Performance Goals is there to lend a hand. A natural follow-up to the bestselling 2600 Phrases for Effective Performance Reviews, this quick-reference guide provides readers with ready-to-use performance goals organized by the characteristics and core competencies used most often in the appraisal process. From attendance and attitude to teamwork and time management, managers will find the language they need to inspire exceptional results. The book also includes wording tailored to many of the most common positions in sales and marketing, accounting and finance, HR, IT, legal, manufacturing, operations, and more. Comprehensive and organized for ease of use, this book enables managers to lay the groundwork necessary for phenomenal achievement on the part of their people.

Perfect Phrases for Communicating Change

Author: Lawrence Polsky
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071738309
Release Date: 2010-02-19
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME Employees respond to organizational change with worry, fear, and sometimes even panic. Your job is to keep them motivated and focused—so you must choose your words carefully during times of upheaval. Perfect Phrases for Communicating Change has hundreds of ready-to-use phrases for ensuring your employees make the transition with clarity, commitment, and skill. Learn the most effective language for: Articulating new company initiatives Responding to questions with confidence Easing employees' fears Clarifying roles and responsibilities Addressing resistance and performance problems Praise for Perfect Phrases for Communicating Change "Perfect Phrases for Communicating Change is a wonderful book, filled with practical, solid advice, suggestions, and examples for how to communicate effectively in a time of change.” John Krajicek, Executive Professor and Assistant Director of Business Communication Studies, Texas A&M University "Communication during organizational change is everything. The right words at the right time can make all the difference between a successful and unsuccessful change initiative. This is a wonderful resource for finding the right words and sentiments to convey any type of change." Robert J. Marshak, Ph.D., author of Covert Processes at Work: Managing the Five Hidden Dimensions of Organizational Change “Finding the right words to communicate change is challenging, even for the best of managers. In this user-friendly text, Lawrence and Antoine provide hundreds of practical phrases to better prepare managers for the task. The book is rich with insightful suggestions on change messaging considerations and construction.” Edward Ferris, Assistant Professor, The New School for Management and Urban Policy "In my over 20 years of running companies and corporate divisions I have seen a direct correlation between the quality of communication of my managers and their success in the business world. If you aspire to be an effective, efficient, and productive leader then I highly recommend this book. It is an outstanding reference guide and road map for pragmatic yet inspirational communication techniques." Mitch Pisik, President and CEO, Breckwell Products

Perfect Phrases for Dealing with Difficult People Hundreds of Ready to Use Phrases for Handling Conflict Confrontations and Challenging Personalities

Author: Susan Benjamin
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071595120
Release Date: 2007-09-06
Genre: Business & Economics

Perfect Phrases for the Right Situation, Every Time Whether it's hiring employees or creating teams, the Perfect Phrases series has the tools for precise, effective communication in any situation. With Perfect Phrases books, you have all the phrases you need to get things done, right at your fingertips!

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 Setting Performance Goals Second Edition

Author: Douglas Max
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071759335
Release Date: 2010-12-10
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME Real success is about the future, not the past. As a supervisor, you'll be most effective if you concentrate on setting goals for your employees, rather than assessing past events and behaviors. This completely revised and updated second edition of Perfect Phrases for Setting Performance Goals provides hundreds of precisely worded performance goals you can put to use in virtually any situation. This handy, quick-reference guide provides effective language for: Focusing your people on the most important parts of their jobs Communicating your expectations Aligning employee goals with organizational priorities Improving productivity and morale in the workplace Reducing disagreements during performance reviews

101 Tough Conversations to Have with Employees

Author: Paul FALCONE
Publisher: AMACOM Div American Mgmt Assn
ISBN: 0814413498
Release Date: 2009-04-08
Genre: Business & Economics

Inappropriate attire, lateness, sexually offensive behavior, not to mention productivity and communication issues ... these are just a few of the uncomfortable topics bosses must sometimes discuss with their employees. 101 Tough Conversations to Have with Employees offers realistic sample dialogues managers can use to facilitate clear, direct interactions with their employees, helping them sidestep potential awkwardness and meet issues head-on. This practical, solution-oriented book walks readers through some of the most common—as well as the most serious—employee problems they are likely to encounter. Covering everything from substandard performance reviews to personal hygiene to termination meetings, this handy guide helps managers treat their people with dignity, focusing not just on what to say but also on how to say it. This helpful book provides proven techniques managers can use to protect themselves and their organizations...and get the very best from their people.

Perfect Phrases for Writing Employee Surveys

Author: John Kador
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071703130
Release Date: 2010-03-12
Genre: Business & Economics

THE RIGHT PHRASE FOR EVERY SITUATION . . . EVERY TIME Generating honest, no-nonsense feedback through well-written surveys is the first step to dramatically increasing employee engagement, commitment, loyalty—and your company’s bottom line. Perfect Phrases for Writing Employee Surveys provides the tools for crafting precisely phrased surveys to deliver accurate information, so you can adjust your organization’s practices accordingly. Inside are hundreds of words, phrases, and examples that remove the guesswork from an otherwise daunting process. This handy, time-saving guide helps you write surveys that measure: Employee Engagement Leadership and Management Company Values and Ethics Organizational Culture Satisfaction with Work Environment Career Development