Ditching Performance Reviews for Authentic Conversations | HopeLab

By: Chris Marcell Murchison, M.Ed.,

Vice President Staff Development and Culture at HopeLab

Performance management has a bad rap. Mention the topic and a common reaction is "Ugh!" followed by anecdotes of unfair reviews, reviews that never happened, 360s gone awry, and so on. Most are quick to say that performance management needs some serious help.


Performance management is a core system in most organizations, a process for driving both optimal human and organizational performance. However, "m