Performance reviews are a part of any manager’s life. While there are differences among companies, most likely you’re required to conduct a formal performance review once a year with each of your employees. You may even be asked to give additional reviews throughout the year. Although it’s a required part of your job, and an important part of any employee’s success, performance reviews tend to be one of the more challenging tasks a manager must do. How performance reviews are conducted matter to individuals. Performance reviews are tough enough, and when they’re done poorly can have a negative impact on the employee and his or her engagement. On the flip side when they are done well, employees are energized and engaged, and excited about the future. By completing this course, you will know how to determine if you’re doing the right things when evaluating an employee’s performance. Course Result: Determine if you’re doing the right things when evaluating an employee’s performance. This course has been approved for 1 hour of PDU credit from PMI (Project Management Institute). An Elearning! Magazine Excellence Award Winner: Management Development Learning Track.
Most frequent questions and answers
Co-operative education is a three-way partnership between the university, students and employers. Students apply their classroom knowledge in a series of four-month work experiences. You, the employer, enhance a student’s education, while reaping the unique benefits of CO-OP employees.
- Year-round access to well-motivated, qualified employees.
- Access to potential full-time staff in a controlled environment, reducing your costs and risks.
- Access to a cost-effective source of temporary employees for peak periods or special projects.
- A say in what students learn by working with the university.
- Promotion of your organization as one that believes in developing the potential of young people.
- Access to a great pool of French-speaking, English-speaking and bilingual students.
Most work terms run at least 15 weeks, or four months. They can be no shorter than 13 weeks. Some master’s students, as well as some science and engineering students, are available for 8 or 12 months’ work terms.
All jobs are reviewed by a CO-OP Program Coordinator, and only those providing students with work experience related to their professional development are approved. Administrative activities involved in a job should be less than 10% of the entire workload.
When you first contact SSC, you are assigned one of our Program Coordinators, depending on your discipline of interest. This person is your main contact in our office. As you move through the recruitment process, you also work with a representative from CO-OP Administrative Services, who assists with job posting and interview scheduling.