Monthly Archives: September 2015

FINALLY! The Annual Performance Review Is Going Away

This week we’re reporting some great news! The standard performance review – the annual dreaded meeting with the boss or the critique from peers is finally disappearing! In August, on the website of the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM), … Continue reading

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Do You Know: What Does It Take to Be a Leader in Today’s Organizations?

One of the common themes in out blog has been the importance of employee engagement and building a cooperative relationship between management and employees. While organizations that have worked toward these goals have realized the benefits, many managers are threatened … Continue reading

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CALMC Golf Outing 2015

Last Friday, Columbus Area Labor-Management Committee held our annual Golf Outing at the Links at Groveport golf course. This event provides an opportunity for our members and their guests to get together, network, and enjoy a day at the course. … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Labor Day 2015

Each year we write an article about Labor Day and the importance of the labor movement. This week, we want to look at the current state of labor-management relationships and why unions are still relevant. Among the trends we have … Continue reading

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New Quick Takes Video Now Available

The second video in our Quick Takes series on effective meetings is now available on our website and at  It focuses on practices that can help and hinder meeting effectiveness and productivity. We hope you will take a look … Continue reading

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