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    Busting Through Writer’s Block: Giving Employee Feedback Without Losing Your Mind!

    Employee performance appraisals are imperative for many businesses to function smoothly, as they ensure that everyone is communicating and doing their job at an optimal level of performance and efficiency. However, sometimes it is difficult to give employee feedback – wording something incorrectly can cause misunderstanding and may even come across as offensive, even if that was not the intention. If an employee is struggling with their performance, it is important to clearly phrase their need for improvement in a positive light to avoid any...

    5 Ways Timeclock Fraud Hurts Your Business & How to Stop It

    Timeclock fraud is an ever-prevalent problem for businesses, big or small. Fortunately, an increase in technology usage with time tracking has reduced the ability of employees to commit timeclock fraud. Timeclock fraud happens when an employee records hours that they did not work and collects a paycheck for them. While still somewhat damaging to larger corporations, for smaller businesses, even just a few instances of timeclock fraud can severely cripple their finances. The Fair Labor and Standards Act says that the burden of tracking employee...

    Employee Appraisal Types for Maximum Visibility

    Choosing the right type of performance appraisal for your employees can be daunting. From manager only, employee and manager, or peer-review, to 360-degree feedback, 360-degree extended feedback, and even a custom review group. The variety of methods available allows managers to choose the type of appraisal that best identifies strengths and weaknesses of employee performance for the particular employee based on the type of role they have. For example, someone who works in the back office primarily by themselves might benefit most from an...

    Top Time Collection Methods

    There are many ways to track employee time worked. Hourly employees must “punch in” at the beginning of their work period, and “punch out” at the end. However, time tracking needs from hourly employees are not the same as those for employees on salary. Employees who are on salary will need to acknowledge their work period and indicate any time off but would not have need to punch in and out like their hourly coworkers. There are many methods in which an employee can record their time, and some methods work better than others depending on...

    Set the Right Goals for 2020 Company Success

    Whether you are getting ready for your organization’s best fiscal year yet or trying to improve employee performance after appraisals, setting goals is incredibly helpful in communicating clear expectations to your employees. Setting goals increases positive outcomes with employees such as elevated commitment, motivation, job investment, and productivity. Within your business, some goals can even garner higher revenues for your organization. Help your employees support their long-term career plans by maximizing their accomplishments. Even...

    2 Quick Tips for Accurate Employee Time Collection

    Why Is Accurate Punching Important For Businesses?

    Enabling Employee Performance after the Appraisal

    So, you just completed another round of employee appraisals, and one or more employees are not performing as well as you would like them to. The next steps you take are important, and they depend on the reasons why the employee isn’t achieving their goals.
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