Re: Self-reviews

Subject: Re: Self-reviews
From: "Janet Swisher" <jmswisher -at- gmail -dot- com>
To: "Downing, David" <DavidDowning -at- users -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 23 Dec 2008 11:31:52 -0600

On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 10:44 AM, Downing, David <DavidDowning -at- users -dot- com> wrote:
> I'd like to just say that my key strength is my ability to write well
> and understand our software, but like I said, I can't keep saying that
> year after year.

Says who? Is that in the instructions for the self-review? Is that
communicated by your manager or a higher-up?

One of the things about "key strengths" is that they are likely to be
persistent and non-volatile. Even if you have improved in other areas
(i.e., former weaknesses), your key strengths are likely to be
stronger than your formerly-weak strengths.

Around here, we have to evaluate ourselves against the corporate
values. Nice that the values are not just for a plaque on the wall,
but a value is not the same thing as a goal.

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