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Formula 2+2 by Dwight W. Allen, Doug Allen

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imageTWOPerformance Appraisal: Like a Trip to the Dentist

Pauline had trouble falling asleep that night. She kept tossing and turning as her thoughts about performance appraisals churned around in her head.

Might as well get up and make some notes, she thought as she threw the bed covers aside.

She turned on the light in her home office and booted up her laptop. The first words she entered were “Annual PAs: About as much fun as a trip to the dentist.”

This could help both me and the company, she thought as she began to collect and enter her ideas. It was clear to her that there were several reasons for her disdain of annual performance appraisals.

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