viaPeople Insight - Performance Management & Succession Planning Blog

The HR Software Dilemma: Best–of-Breed vs. Integrated Talent Management

8 Benefits of Real-Time Feedback

3 Tips for Implementing Crowd-Sourced Feedback in Performance Review

Driving Forces Behind the Performance Management Revolution

Industrial Organizational Psychologists make a Big Bet on Performance Management

1:1 Performance Check-In Meetings Drive Employee Performance

7 Manager Tips for Mastering the 1:1 Performance Check-In

Three Reasons Why Managers Avoid Performance Reviews

Using Norms/Comparison Groups in 360 Degree Feedback

Assessing Retention Risk in the Succession Planning Process

Top 10 Missteps Managers Make in Performance Review Meetings

6 Ways to Overcome Resistance to 360 Degree Feedback

Building a Culture of Feedback Requires Performance Feedback Skills

Understanding and Minimizing Leadership Derailment

You Rock! - 5 Ways to Transform Positive Performance Feedback

Shining the Light on Bad Bosses

Competency Model of a Bad Boss

Feedback Now: We All Love Continuous Performance Feedback

Product Feature Spotlight - 360 Feedback Focus Areas

Identifying and Removing Blockers Using the 9 Box Grid

Interpreting Reviewer Group Differences in 360 Feedback

Product Feature Spotlight - Performance Rating Calibration

The Ultimate Plan for Tackling Poor Employee Performance

Build a Better Performance Review - Integrate Multi-Rater Feedback

How to Implement Upward Feedback in the Performance Appraisal Process

Benefits of the 90 Day Performance Review

Improve Performance Appraisals With Upward Feedback

How Performance Reviews Shape Your Relationship With Your Employees

7 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Your 360 Degree Feedback Process

Leadership Competencies Impact Employee Performance - Making the Connection

Personalized Performance Goals Drive Employee Engagement & Exceptional Performance

4 Benefits of Using Peer Appraisal in Employee Performance Reviews

5 Ways to Take the 'Creep' Out of Employee Performance Ratings

Replacement Planning or Succession Planning? The Perfect Combination

Don't Forget the People in Employee Performance Management

Performance Reviews for High Performers – 5 Tips for Managers

Be Thankful for Employee Performance Reviews

The Clock is Ticking...5 Ways to Get Performance Reviews Done on Time

Don't Blame Performance Reviews, Blame Poor Leadership

7 Steps to Writing a Winning Self Appraisal

Awesome Performance Feedback in Employee Performance Management [INFOGRAPHIC]

10 Easy Ways to Improve the Mid Year Performance Review

Case Study: Starwood Hotels Uses Predictive Workforce Analytics to Link Leadership Behavior with Business Drivers

Mid-Year Reviews – the New Annual Performance Appraisal?

Are You A HR Software Virgin?

3 Ways Self Appraisal Makes Life Easier for Managers

3 Expert Tricks to Identify Poor Performance Calibration

How to Choose the Right 360 Feedback Tool for Your Company

Virtual Performance Management: Lessons from Yahoo's Telecommuting Ban

Top 3 Characteristics of an Awesome 360 Feedback Process

Performance Evaluation Season is Officially Closed!

Can 360 Feedback Survive in the Social Performance Management World?

360 Degree Feedback Still Shines Bright - If You Do It Right

4 Ways to Increase the Timely Completion of Performance Reviews

Exposing the Truth About 360 Degree Feedback - Part 2

Exposing the Truth About 360 Degree Feedback - Part 1

6 Steps for Conducting Performance Calibration Meetings

Executing Performance Goals - The Beginning of the End

Calibrate, Don't Force in Employee Performance Management

360 Feedback - No Sweat....Even in this Heat!

Potential Confusion.....in the Talent Review Process

Limited Potential Does Not Limit Options - Use the 9 Box to Develop Talent in Succession Planning

5 Tips for Meaningful Mid-Year Performance Reviews

Dread Performance Appraisals? Easy Does It with Ongoing Feedback and Coaching.

Developing Future Promise - Use the 9 Box to Develop Talent in Succession Planning

Managing the Performance Goals Datastream: A Test Drive of viaPeople’s Reporting Dashboard

360 Feedback Goes Social

More is Less with Social Feedback

Assessing Performance for Succession Planning Made Easy

Development at the Top - Use the 9 Box to Develop Talent in Succession Planning

8 Tips for Effective Self Evaluation in 360 Feedback

The Succession Planning 9 Box: A Powerful Tool To Be Used Wisely

Succession Planning in the Mad Men Cloud

Have Things Really Changed? 360 Degree Feedback Mad Men Style

Clouding Talent Assessment in the Succession Planning Process

How the Employee Performance Management Process Should Not Be Like Airport Security

Award Season is Like Succession Planning for the Rich and Famous

Ban the Binder – Succession Planning Requires Technology

Low Performers Fuel a Dangerous Downward Spiral - Performance Management

Talent Management Strategies to Combat the Global Talent Crisis

viaPeople Insight - January, 2012

Who Gets the Keys: Should HR or Executives Drive the Succession Planning Process?

5 Tips to Realize New Year's Resolutions and Performance Goals

Setting Big Performance Goals in 2012

Increasing Accountability with 360 Degree Performance Appraisal

360 Degree Feedback: Really a Fatal Attraction? A Rebuttal Post.

Social Performance Management Goes Mainstream in 2012

Happy Holidays from viaPeople, Inc.

Where to Draw the Line: Determining Who to Include in Your Succession Planning Process

Succession Planning: Living the 9 Box Dream

viaPeople Insight - November, 2011

Identifying Critical Positions in the Succession Planning Process

The HR Guide to Ensuring Constructive Comments in Performance Appraisal

How to Conquer Zombies and Execute on SMART Performance Goals

Scarier than Ghosts and Goblins: The Dark Truth about Performance Appraisal

3 Pitfalls to Avoid in Performance Appraisal ...or on America's Got Talent

7 Steps to Becoming a Performance Appraisal Process Rock Star!

Lessons from the Carol Bartz Termination: The Rise of Social Upward Feedback

Avoiding Common Roadblocks in Your Succession Planning Process

HR Technology makes Employee Performance Management SMARTT

It's Fashion Week....Time to Re-Focus on Performance Goals

It's Lonely at the Top When Your Succession Planning Process Fails

viaPeople Insight - August, 2011

Case Study: Starwood Hotels Takes 360 Degree Feedback to a New Level

Control Performance With Feedback Loops: A 360 Degree Feedback View of Wired Magazine’s Mental Machine

Case Study: Building a Culture of Performance and Development through Integration of Departmental Feedback in Performance Appraisal

In Search of the Perfect Diamond - The 4 C's of Performance Goals

The Evolution of Employee Performance Management Technology

Case Study: Measuring Leadership Effectiveness and Service Excellence Using 360 Degree Feedback at Ratner Companies

Case Study: Fast Tracking Competency Modeling in a Large, Global Retail Company

Case Study: Developing a Talent Assessment Program to Groom Future Leaders in a Large Retail Organization

Case Study: Merging Succession Planning and Career Development to Increase Retention and Development at a Large Pharmaceutical Company

Great Employee Performance Management Means Back to Basics

Deal Us In: Everyone Wants in on the Performance Appraisal Process Action

viaPeople Insight - July, 2011

Pulling Your Hair Out from the Performance Management Process?

Crowdsourcing and Curating the Performance Evaluation Process

360 Degree Feedback - Worth the Hard Work!

Save the Self Appraisal in Employee Performance Evaluation

Canned Performance Evaluation Comments are the SPAM to Our Filet Mignon

Make the First Move in Succession Planning

The 360 Degree Feedback Tug of War

Top 10 List - Reasons for Rejecting 360 Degree Feedback

The Many Faces of Performance Appraisal Discussions

Is it a Secret? Communicating Hi-Po Status in Succession Planning.

Summer Sampler: Pick Your Own Performance Management System

Increase Innovation and Growth through Succession Planning

Lots of Succession Planning Talk....Not Enough Action

Human Resource Software - When the CHRO and CIO Disagree

Performance Appraisals Made Easier with Accurate Performance Notes

Using 360 Degree Feedback & Workforce Analytics to "Clone" Top Talent

Succession Planning - "Measure Twice, Cut Once"

Competency Models: One Size Does Not Fit All

Select Smart: How to Choose 360 Degree Feedback Raters.

Take Charge of Your Performance Review

If Performance Evaluation is Broken then Fix It!

Power Saw or Utility Knife: What kind of tool is your 9 Box?

Consider User Experience in Selecting Performance Management Software

4 Powerful Actions to Jump Start Development Planning

Using Development Goal Setting to drive performance.

Talent Management: Make Your Company Shine

Goals & Development Plans: Start the Year off Right

Performance Management gets grilled: A BBQ perception of performance appraisals

How Micro-Feedback is Changing the Nature of Performance Management

Talent Management: Listen to the B-Side of the Tape

Talent Management - High Potential Programs: What are you improving?