You manage a group of talented people who operate in an environment that’s almost always stressful. If they make just one mistake, it can lead to costly consequences. Occasionally, an employee loses it. You need to impose calm while letting the hothead blow off steam.
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Work with each employee to identify five metrics that you’ll use to evaluate performance.
These three questions will lead to a more meaningful performance review.
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How to respond to irksome co-workers.
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It’s easy to manage people when everyone’s happy and free of office politics. But conditions are rarely so rosy.
Thoughts about how to kick off your next staff meeting.