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Leadership Development Module 2: Overview of Performance Management

Published: 06 April 2016

ID: G00300745

Analyst(s): Colleen Young , Michael Smith


Performance management is an essential part of all management practices. It provides a fact-based approach to assessing, monitoring and improving the desired outcomes of an organization. This overview gives the basic definitions and concepts that will be used throughout Module 2.

Table Of Contents


  • Definition and Application of Performance Management
  • What You Will Learn in This Module

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