Which elements are most critical to an effective performance appraisal?
—Performance Boost or Bust, services, Dhaka, Bangladesh
We are a sales-driven organization with approximately 50 employees. What would be the ideal type of performance appraisal for us to use?
—The Cost of Money, construction, Pune, India
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My company is considering using a performance appraisal that does not have scores or ratings. How popular (or not) is this type of approach? What are the pros and cons? I'm trying to gain some knowledge about best practices in this area.
—To Rate or Not to Rate, Performance Analyst, financial services, Des Moines, Iowa