Performance Reviews: HBR 20-Minute Manager Series

  • 1h 15m 38s
  • Harvard Business Review
  • Gildan Media
  • 2022

Conducting performance reviews can be stressful. But these conversations are critical to your employees' development, allowing you to formally communicate with them about their accomplishments relative to their goals. Performance Reviews guides you through the basics. You'll learn to:

  • Gather and analyze the right information
  • Document your assessment
  • Address performance problems
  • Set challenging goals

Don't have much time? Get up to speed fast on the most essential business skills with HBR's 20-Minute Manager series. Whether you need a crash course or a brief refresher, each book in the series is a concise, practical primer that will help you brush up on a key management topic. Advice you can quickly listen to and apply, for ambitious professionals and aspiring executives—from the most trusted source in business.

About the Author

Harvard Business Review is the leading destination for smart management thinking. Through its flagship magazine, 11 international licensed editions, books from Harvard Business Review Press, and digital content and tools published on, Harvard Business Review provides professionals around the world with rigorous insights and best practices to lead themselves and their organizations more effectively and to make a positive impact.

In this Audiobook

  • Introduction
  • Chapter 1 - The Basics
  • Chapter 2 - Gathering Information
  • Chapter 3 - Evaluating Performance
  • Chapter 4 - Conducting the Meeting
  • Chapter 5 - Establishing Next Steps
  • Chapter 6 - Handling Tough Topics


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