Tag Archives: performance reviews

Thoughts On Performance Reviews (& Behavior Feedback)

“Don’t mistake activity with achievement.” ― John Wooden This is a great nugget from a great leader, manager, and coach, primarily because it hits home at all levels of human activity. Not just leadership, but any human behavior or endeavor. … Continue reading

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Push You, Pull Me (Sorry, Dr. Dolittle)

For reference, the pushmi-pullyu was a Dr. Dolittle character that had two heads at opposite ends of its body. When it tried to move, both heads tried to go in opposite directions.  This would be the epitome of energy and … Continue reading

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Bonsai, Bodegas, and Boredom – 3 The Boredom Consequence

While we are all created as learning beings, not all of us manage to embrace that and put it into practice.  As a consequence, it appears to be somewhat easy to place people into simple but useful groups by observing … Continue reading

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