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Conduct Staff Appraisals & Job Interviews

Communicate Professionally in Personnel Development, Application Processes & Difficult Leadership Situations: Checklists Conversation Guidlines Templates

Simone Janson (ed.)

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Table of Contents
Content of the book
Structure of the book
Information as desired and additional material to the book!
Individual eBooks and eCourses
Personnel Development in Companies: 3 Practical Tips for Everyday Life // By Claudia Mangel
How to Manage Executives with Anger Outbursts of Employees: Caution Risk of Explosion! // By Henryk Lüderitz
Interview with High Potentials: Job Interview with Generation Y // By Uta Rohrschneider
Job Interviews that Surprise Applicants: Provoke Candidates // By Uta Rohrschneider
Winning Applicants as Partners: 5 Tips for the Optimal Job Interview // By Dirk Ohlmeier
Leadership Tools for the New World of Work: The Don'ts in the Employee Interview // By Anne M. Schüller
Constructive Feedback as a Leader: 2 Times 5 Tips for Giving and Taking // By Sophia von Rundstedt
Hurdles in Job Interviews Increase Employee Satisfaction: It Must not be too Easy to Apply // By Sonja Perry
Career in Management - 10 Leadership-Skills: Can I (already) be a Boss? // By Mario Neumann
Leadership Satire: Hurray, an Employee Appraisal! // By Stefan Häseli
Job Interview - 6 Unconventional Questions for Recruiters: Finding the Perfect Employee // By Gerd Mittmann
Leadership and Personnel Management without Staff Appraisal: People First? // By Roswitha A. van der Markt
Personnel Development in Sales: Further Education with the Triple-A-Matrix // By Markus Milz
Staff selection via Application Interview often Inefficient: 8 Rules for better Job Interviews // By Michael Lorenz
How to Make the Selection of your Staff even more Appealing: 8 tips for Structured Job Interviews // By Michael Lorenz
Goal Agreement for Employee Motivation: 2 Steps for clear Communication! // By Dr. Hagen Rudolph
Employer Branding and Benchmarking Comparisons: Unique with 3 Questions! // By Axel Haitzer
Recruiting and Cultural Fit: The Top 10 Interview Questions // By Marco De Micheli
Employer Branding for More Employee Confidence: Rethink HR with 30 Questions! // By Simone Janson
Leading Introvert Employees: 10 Tips for Extroverted Bosses // By Dr. Susanne Eckel, Uta Rohrschneider
New Leadership in Global Businesses: Bye Staff Appraisals! // By Roswitha A. van der Markt
Closing Remarks
Authors Overview
Dr. Susanne Eckel
Stefan Häseli
Axel Haitzer
Simone Janson
Michal Lorenz
Henryk Lüderitz
Claudia Mangel
Marco De Micheli
Markus Milz
Gerd Mittmann
Mario Neumann
Dirk Ohlmeier
Sonja Perry
Uta Rohrschneider
Dr. Hagen Rudolph
Anne M. Schüller
Roswitha A. van der Markt
Sophia von Rundstedt
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Conduct Staff Appraisals & Job Interviews

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Content of the book

Employee and job interviews are also not easy for managers and HR managers. This book shows you how to tackle this challenge: How do you conduct a good employee appraisal? How do you define achievable target agreements? What do you do if your employee suddenly freaks out? And how do you ask the right questions during the job interview to find the best candidates? Here you find the answers.

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Personnel Development in Companies: 3 Practical Tips for Everyday Life
// By Claudia Mangel

The perspectives of management and personnel development are very different. And depending on whom you ask this question, the answers are: developing employees? "-" That's your job! "Three practical tips to overcome the dilemma.

Who actually does the personnel development?

Who is responsible for the further development of employees in companies: management or personnel development? Depending on who you ask this question in companies, you will get different opinions.

Yes, executives are responsible for encouraging and developing employees, but the appropriate tools and supportive measures are provided by the colleagues in personnel development. Two departments, a common task, but also a common goal?

Oppositions collide

In contrast to HR developers, whose ideas are exclusively about the qualification and support of employees, managers have to deal with many different tasks and challenges on a daily basis; For long-term employee development, there is usually no time in stressful working days.

And the tools of the PE department, such as employee appraisals, target agreement and performance management systems, are perceived by managers as a burden rather than an enrichment - they are not very practicable in the daily routine. For the human resource developers a bitter disappointment, because they have the impression that the executives neglect an important part of their job, namely the development of employees.

Disadvantages for the company

As a result, both parties feel untrue and little valued. A tricky situation for the entire company: If management and personnel development do not work hand in hand, existing employee potential is not fully exhausted,

High potentials and key performers may move into competition. Therefore, close cooperation between management and PE department is required. How does this work in practice? Here are some tips:

3 Practical tips for everyday life:

  1. In the first step, it makes sense to create transparency and to develop a basic understanding of the other person's perception and workplace. So what does it mean to be a PEITER for one or several days at a management and to look over her shoulder - and vice versa. In this way, personnel developers are also easier to see which resources are actually necessary for executives to make good use of PE instruments.
  2. If the management is planning a new project then it is essential to involve HR development in meetings and workshops. Because under certain circumstances, the project has an impact on the qualification of junior staff, the employee structure or number - here, the PE department can support with good ideas and appropriate measures.
  3. Once a year, management and personnel development should jointly evaluate employees and their performance in order to recognize the need for action. Talents can be further developed through elaborated funding measures, weaknesses in performance and gaps in competences are identified and eliminated through corresponding countermeasures. Moderation of the meeting and the measures is best achieved through personnel development.

How to Manage Executives with Anger Outbursts of Employees: Caution Risk of Explosion!
// By Henryk Lüderitz

What to do when employees freak out?

I sat perplexed in the conference room and stared in disbelief at one of my most diligent co-workers: gesticulating wildly and with a flushed head, he scolded loudly about our new project ... The deadlines would be too tight, the sales targets too high and the budget cuts a bottomless impudence.

He had spoken outright in rage - and was not reassured by the colleagues. And me? I had just been promoted to executive and had overlooked the pressure on my team.

Do not close on others

Young managers are usually highly ambitious, want to change things and move things. Accordingly, they are motivated to do their job - and often assume that the team also shares their enthusiasm.

However, emotions and enthusiasm can also quickly turn into negative and counterproductive - if, for example, the employees appear to be too high or bureaucratic hurdles seem insurmountable.

Tips for dealing with uncontrolled emotional outbursts

Even if everyone in the team is working on the stress limit, an outburst or choleric attack is never to be tolerated at any time. Here it is up to the management to intervene immediately:

  1. If your employee does not react to words of comfort, you will become more explicit! Urge him unequivocally to leave the room; Her message is: "I set the tone in our team and I do not tolerate such behavior!" But also signal willingness to talk "You're going to the café opposite now and have a coffee, I'll come in for about 30 minutes, then we'll talk in peace."
  2. Also a good alternative: give him the day off. For most of the time the misconduct is embarrassed by the person concerned, and he shows insight; but he has to settle down for the time - in the office hardly possible.
  3. If your employees are not looking for the conversation on their own, suggest a discussion in a relaxed environment: a walk around the block, a small snack in the bistro next door. Important: choose a place where he feels comfortable, because the topic remains explosive.
  4. Carefully research in conversation whether other team members are similarly dissatisfied. If this is true, be sure to address the topic as a team, show understanding, and seek a solution together. If, on the other hand, your employee overreacts because of personal problems, the matter naturally only remains between the two of you.

It does not have to come so far

In everyday work such extreme tantrums are admittedly rather rare - the following measures help prevent this

  1. As easy as it sounds, greet your employees in person and take time off for a little chat "on the side".
  2. Inquire regularly about the mood in the team: either in the monthly meeting or with a small anonymous survey.
  3. Motivate your employees to keep an overview of their current tasks, projects and time, and discuss them, for example, in ...

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