Monday, September 24, 2018
Home Labour

Duncan Brodie

Staff appraisals or staff performance reviews are pretty common in most organizations these days. While these sessions should be an ideal opportunity to reflect and get the best from each and every employee, it does not always turn out that way. So what are the 5 biggest mistakes managers make when carrying out staff appraisals?
Mistake 1:

Duncan Brodie

Leading is a tough role. The reason individuals make it into a leadership role is because they are very good at what they do. However, effectively facilitating and orchestrating every leadership aspect is challenging. For example, leaders may set out with the intention of building a team that delivers. Many succeed, while others struggle. So how can you, as a leader, build a team that delivers?
Stop and think before you hire

Stories by UFOMBA UZUEGBU, Asst News Editor

Radio, Television, Theatre and Arts Workers’ Union (RATTAWU) has called on the Federal Government, to shift the date set for the digital switch to 2020.
The union noted that the 2015 date was unrealistic, alleging that government seemed unprepared to address the challenges of funding and legislative backing including unresolved labour issues.

Wage growth around the world slowed in 2013 to 2.0 per cent compared to 2.2 per cent in 2012 but it is yet to catch up to the pre-crisis rates of about 3.0 per cent, according to the ILO’s global wage report.   Even this modest growth in global wages was driven almost entirely by emerging G20 economies where wages increased by 6.7 per cent in 2012 and 5.9 per cent in 2013.

The Iron and Steel Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (ISSSAN) has called on Federal Government to direct foreign contractors to use locally made steel in construction to create market for producers.
The Association’s National Secretary, Mr. Titus Orimijupa, who at an interactive session with newsmen  in Lagos stated that lack of  market’ for locally produced steel had been inhibiting the Federal Government’s effort to transform  the industry.

Translate »
%d bloggers like this: