Are You Ready for Your Next Performance Review?


BlueSteps recently hosted an #ExecCareer Chat on the topic of executive performance reviews, featuring John Ryan, from TRANSEARCH.

Some of the questions asked included:

  • What is a performance review? Is it important to conduct these regularly?
  • How should executives prepare for their performance reviews?
  • Is it appropriate to discuss compensation or raises during a performance review?
  • What can executives do to get the feedback they need to fuel their career development?
  • How can new executives prepare for their 90-day review? Is this much different than yearly reviews?
  • What is the role of a board in a CEO evaluation?
  • How can CEOs prepare for their performance appraisals with the board?
  • What should be avoided when conducting a performance review of a subordinate?
  • What are the common types of review processes an executive team could encounter?
  • What mistakes are often made by those conducting performance reviews?

If you missed it, catch up on all the excellent advice that was given in the Storify transcript below.

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