Was overwhelmed with work the last week. Finally get some time off to blog in holiday inn at Sydney. Phew…

My last 2 weeks was plenty of report writing, review of targets and KPIs, setting of new ones, if necessary.

The last 2 weeks of the years are always the low point of my work. Because I seriously think it’s a very unproductive way to deploy the most precious resources of manpower and time.

Any value of the appraisal framework are all gone in the wind when managers scrutinized every single word to “score point”. I have been through that, I have learned the language of report writing. I also know it’s 江湖 arh, my boss themselves have KPI and record to uphold.

But while I always think the framework for   Institution appraisal and self-assessment in my industry to be robust and useful, they (those that introduce this …