Should leadership communication skills be assessed in performance reviews?

Should leadership communication skills be assessed in performance reviews?

Communication skills are notoriously difficult to measure, given their “soft” nature. As a result, almost every job out on the market is asking for “excellent communication skills”, and you can be sure that many candidates are responding that they are amazing communicators. The only way to really tell during a job application process is how the candidates behave at in-person […]

10 simple tips for giving feedback

10 simple tips for giving feedback

Giving feedback is one of the most important tools managers have to lead their teams. However, feedback is often badly delivered and it can lose its effect. As a leader, you’re going to be giving feedback whether it’s formal or informal. Here are 10 ways of giving feedback to make sure your team gets the most benefit. 1. […]