Conducting Annual Employee Reviews and Appraisals:
With our Conducting Annual Employee Reviews workshop, participants will discover how to conduct a well-designed employee review. By determining the categories for an annual review and understanding how it affects employee compensation, an overall increase in performance should be seen throughout your organization.
Any great boss will tell you that employee reviews are a cornerstone for having happy and productive employees. Employees need to know what their strengths and weaknesses are. Once an employee understands their performance, you and the employee can take steps to improve their weaknesses.
An annual review can help you keep your employees happy, engaged, and focused. It is human nature to want to succeed. Giving your employees feedback on their positive and negative attributes is part of the pathway to success. A poorly designed annual review can have the reverse effect.
• Understand the process of conducting an annual review.
• Determine the categories for an annual review.
• Know the mistakes managers make during an annual review.
• Understand the concept of pay for performance.
• Know how to tie employee compensation to firm-wide returns.
• Know the value of employee communication.
• Gauge employees’ happiness.
Module One: Getting Started
Module Two: How to Conduct Annual Reviews
Develop the Process
Set Benchmarks Early
Agreement with Set Benchmarks
Hold an Effective Meeting
Module Two: Review Questions
Module Three: Categories for Annual Review I
Company Mission and Values
Customer Service and Quality Control
Problem - Solving/Judgment
Module Three: Review Questions
Module Four: Categories for Annual Review II
Module Four: Review Questions
Module Five: Common Mistakes Managers Make when Conducting Employee Reviews I
Halo (or horn) Effect
Module Five: Review Questions
Module Six: Common Mistakes Managers Make when Conducting Employee Reviews II 29
Leniency/Desire to Please
First Impression Bias
Module Six: Review Questions
Module Seven: Successful Tips for Concept of Pay for Performance
Focus on the Basics
Show Clear Disparity
One for All and All for One
Module Seven: Review Questions
Module Eight: How to Tie Employee Compensation to Firm-Wide Returns
Set Quarterly Revenue Target
Set Employee Goal
Conduct Quarterly Reviews
Pay Out Quarterly
Module Eight: Review Questions
Module Nine: How to Communicate Employee Expectations Effectively
Have Regular Conversations
State What's Working
Module Nine: Review Questions
Module Ten: Meaningful Questions to Gauge Employee Happiness I
Ask Questions Frequently
How Transparent is Management?
Rate Quality of Facility?
Contributing Factors to Work Easier?
Module Ten: Review Questions
Module Eleven: Meaningful Questions to Gauge Employee Happiness II
What makes you Productive?
Opportunities to Grow and Advance?
Confidence in Leadership?
Module Eleven: Review Questions
Words from the Wise