Gartner Research

Real-Time Performance Management Requires Re-calibration

Published: 23 October 2017

ID: G00338767

Analyst(s): Melanie Lougee

Summary

The movement away from annual performance reviews toward continual coaching techniques continues to gain momentum. Application leaders transforming HCM must plan for downstream impacts to additional business processes and applications, such as employee performance calibration.

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  • Impacts

Analysis

Impacts and Recommendations

  • The shift from annual performance reviews toward continual coaching techniques is gaining traction and disrupting downstream processes such as performance calibration
  • The traditional performance calibration process relies on data that may no longer exist and applies principles that may not align with emerging performance management strategies
  • There is a current technology disconnect between modern performance management and the traditional calibration process, meaning application leaders must experiment with ways to bridge gaps and modify this process

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