Monthly Archives: November 2009

Fit Solutions To Problems

Tweet Since the 1970’s, a management concept known as Contingency Theory has been making the rounds.  Contingency Theory, in its simplest form, holds that the solution should fit the problem.  Additionally, this theory suggests that because problems tend to be … Continue reading

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Performance Evaluations Are Judgments, Not Feedback

Tweet If you want to get anyone to improve his/her performance, provide the individual with feedback, rather than judgments and wordy statements about performance. I have had managers say to me, “I’m a manager and I am paid to judge … Continue reading

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