Manager Tools

The Aunt Trap

Hinzugefügt: 18. Januar 2021

When your boss's peer tasks you, or requires work from you, we call that the The Aunt Trap. It used to be The Uncle Trap, but we modernized the reference.

Zero-Based Reporting

Hinzugefügt: 11. Januar 2021

If you're looking for efficiencies, cut out some of the reporting nobody reads anyway. Use Zero-Based Reporting.

Getting Your Goals From Your Boss - HOF

Hinzugefügt: 4. Januar 2021

Our Hall Of Fame guidance on how to get a better understanding of what your goals are from your boss.

Assumptive Goal Setting - HOF 2020

Hinzugefügt: 28. Dezember 2020

Our Hall of Fame guidance on how to think more creatively about annual planning goals.

How to Set Annual Goals - HOF 2020

Hinzugefügt: 21. Dezember 2020

Our Hall Of Fame guidance on how to start setting annual goals, and why we do not like "SMART" goals.

When a Direct Says No Repeatedly To Feedback - Part 4

Hinzugefügt: 14. Dezember 2020

Part 4 of our guidance on what to do if a direct repeatedly says no to feedback.

When a Direct Says No Repeatedly To Feedback - Part 3

Hinzugefügt: 7. Dezember 2020

Part 3 of our guidance on what to do if a direct repeatedly says no to feedback.

Delivering The Performance Review - HOF 2020

Hinzugefügt: 30. November 2020

Our Hall of Fame guidance on delivering a performance review.

Preparing Performance Reviews - HOF 2020

Hinzugefügt: 23. November 2020

This week, we're re-releasing one of our Hall of Fame casts on how to prepare performance reviews.

When a Direct Says No Repeatedly To Feedback - Part 2

Hinzugefügt: 16. November 2020

Part 2 of our guidance on what to do if a direct repeatedly says no to feedback.

When a Direct Says No Repeatedly To Feedback - Part 1

Hinzugefügt: 9. November 2020

Part 1 of our guidance on what to do if a direct repeatedly says no to feedback.

Feedback: When Yes Means No - Part 2

Hinzugefügt: 2. November 2020

Part 2 of our guidance on what to do when a direct says yes to feedback, but you can tell they don't mean it.

Feedback: When Yes Means No - Part 1

Hinzugefügt: 26. Oktober 2020

Part 1 of our guidance on what to do when a direct says yes to feedback, but you can tell they don't mean it.

Decisions, Not Choices - Part 2

Hinzugefügt: 19. Oktober 2020

Part 2 of our guidance on decisions, not choices.

Decisions, Not Choices - Part 1

Hinzugefügt: 12. Oktober 2020

Part 1 of our guidance on decisions, not choices.

Creating Organizational Hiring Criteria - Part 3

Hinzugefügt: 5. Oktober 2020

Part 3 of our guidance on creating organizational hiring criteria. There's more to creating great questions for interviews. You've got to know what and who you want, and how to evaluate answers.

Creating Organizational Hiring Criteria - Part 2

Hinzugefügt: 28. September 2020

Part 2 of our guidance on creating organizational hiring criteria. There's more to creating great questions for interviews. You've got to know what and who you want, and how to evaluate answers.

Creating Organizational Hiring Criteria - Part 1

Hinzugefügt: 21. September 2020

Part 1 of our guidance on creating organizational hiring criteria. There's more to creating great questions for interviews. You've got to know what and who you want, and how to evaluate answers.

After You Get Your Goals - Part 3

Hinzugefügt: 14. September 2020

Part 3 of our guidance on what to do after you get your goals from your boss or your org.

After You Get Your Goals - Part 2

Hinzugefügt: 7. September 2020

Part 2 of our guidance on what to do after you get your goals from your boss or your org.