performance review

12 Ways to Improve Your Performance at Work

On the New River Trail in Virginia, a business owner taught me a valuable lesson on ways to improve performance. After renting bikes from an employee at her shop, we experienced gearing problems that worsened as we traveled. [more]

7 Ways to Ace Your Next Performance Review

For the most part performance appraisals are a lot of puffery, smoke and mirrors. [more]

Your Personnel File...at home

Your employer has (or should have) a personnel file with your name on it; should you have one also? Theoretically, you should be able to access information from your file at the office but would asking seem suspicious? [more]