Archive for the ‘Commentaries’ Category

4 Innovative and Meaningful Employee Engagement Activities That Work! (and Why)

Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Melany Gallant for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and … READ MORE

A simple definition of performance management…and why everyone plays a role

by Melany Gallant for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, and sign up for email alerts, please click here

What is performance management?

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Film Noir Classics

Opinions are divided as to the defining characteristics of the noir genre but the term does connote “darkness” of spirit and intent as well as of locale and time of day. Here’s what Roger Ebert thinks:

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How to Write a Great Performance Review in 10 Steps


Here is a brief excerpt from an article by Melany Gallant for Halogen Software’s TalentSpace blog. To read the complete article, check out others, learn more about the firm, … READ MORE

The Fake President Amidst Realities

By my count, the current POTUS has offered several hundred lies during his first three months in office. Relentlessly, he continues to make allegations and accusations without citing … READ MORE

Symptoms of a Misaligned Organization

In a new edition of Total Alignment, Riaz Khadem and Linda Khadem provide an abundance of tools and tactics to streamline almost any organization, whatever its size and nature may be.

They have identified these symptoms of root causes of organizational misalignment:

o Decision making takes too long.
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Emotional Intelligence Has 12 Elements. Which Do You Need to Work On?


Here is an excerpt from a classic article (published in 2007) written by Daniel Goleman and Richard E. Boyatzis for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read … READ MORE

How to Break the Talent Curse

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Jennifer Petriglieri and Gianpiero Petriglieri for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the … READ MORE

The 4 Types of Organizational Politics

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Michael Jarrett for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the complete article, check out the wealth of … READ MORE

The Talent Curse

Here is an excerpt from an article written by Jennifer Petriglieri and Gianpiero Petriglieri for Harvard Business Review and the HBR Blog Network. To read the … READ MORE

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