A Collection of Web Pages About Setting Clear Expectations
6 Steps to Setting Clear Expectations
Bud to Boss
How to Survive – and Thrive – as a New Supervisor
The most important thing you can do as a leader is to establish expectations for your employees.
After all, if you don’t show your employees what success looks like, they may never figure out what it takes to succeed within your organization and team…More at http://budtoboss.com
Seven Steps to Setting Clear Expectations
A few weeks ago I wrote an article about the importance of expectations in the workplace and the four basic areas where expectations are required.
As I was writing it, I knew people might want the logical next step . . . once we realize the ultimate importance of expectations, and the areas in which they need to be set, we also need to know how to actually set them…More at http://blog.kevineikenberry.com
The Best Managers – Always – Set Clear Expectations
Clear expectations reflect clear thinking. They’re a manager’s best friend. Without them, clear results can prove elusive.
I once reported to a senior executive who made a practice of giving assignments to multiple managers at the same time.
“Vic,” she’d say, just a touch panicky, “I need you and Wolf and Dobbin to handle this one for me. It’s for Old Reynard [our wise old CFO], and you know he doesn’t suffer fools very well. So I need it fast!”…More at http://forbes.com
Management Skills 101: How setting expectations is critical to leadership – Experteer Magazine
How expectation setting is a critical leadership skill? Research states one of the top reasons for unhappiness in the work-space are communication issues
Research states one of the top reasons for unhappiness in the workplace is communication issues with one’s manager/supervisor.
One of the key shortcomings for this case lies with the managers…More at http://us.experteer.com
Examples of Setting Expectations
14 Types of Expectation Setting – Simplicable
Mission & Vision
Clearly explaining what you are trying to achieve and where you are headed at the concept level.
Specific and measurable goals.
The steps that achieve goals. It is common for all employees in an organization to agree to a set of objectives as part of performance management…More at http://simplicable.com
Leaders Set the Work Pace Through Their Expectations and Example
Successful leaders set the pace in their workplace by the actions they take and through their clear expectations of employees and modeled performance.
Many years ago, an employee interviewed for what turned out to be her very first job managing people.
She was naive and optimistic, a fact that must have amused the vice president of HR who interviewed her. She asked, “Why do you want to manage people?”…More at http://thebalancecareers.com
Sample Performance Expectations
The following samples were generated by supervisors during Performance Planning & Review training at Southeastern Louisiana University.
Feel free to use these samples to gain inspiration in developing expectations for your own employees.
Some of these expectations are designed to be job specific, others are more general in nature…More at http://southeastern.edu
9 Real World Examples of Setting Clear Expectations with Your Customers
Prospect Theory describes the way people choose between alternatives that involve risk – like who to do business with. In particular, Prospect Theory helps us understand how customers decide whether your company provides good or bad service.
As Professor Ryan Hamilton explains on the Intuitive Customer podcast, humans use reference points to evaluate the world around us. Humans don’t think in absolutes – almost all of our decisions are based on relativity…More at http://nicereply.com
“I’m not in this world to live up to your expectations and you’re not in this world to live up to mine.”
― Bruce Lee
“If you spent your life concentrating on what everyone else thought of you, would you forget who you really were? What if the face you showed the world turned out to be a mask… with nothing beneath it?”
― Jodi Picoult, Nineteen Minutes
“It takes three to make love, not two: you, your spouse, and God. Without God people only succeed in bringing out the worst in one another…More at http://goodreads.com
Expectations Quotes – BrainyQuote
Expectations Quotes from BrainyQuote, an extensive collection of quotations by famous authors, celebrities, and newsmakers.
I have learned that as long as I hold fast to my beliefs and values – and follow my own moral compass – then the only expectations I need to live up to are my own. Michelle Obama
Remembering that I’ll be dead soon is the most important tool I’ve ever encountered to help me make the big choices in life. Because almost everything – all external expectations, all pride, all fear of embarrassment or failure – these things just fall away in the face of death, leaving only what is truly important. Steve Jobs …More at http://brainyquote.com
18 Of The Most Powerful & Inspiring Quotes On Expectations – Fearless Motivation – Motivational Videos & Music
Do you expect things of yourself? Are there certain areas of your life where expectations are high, and others where they are low?
What creates them?
The truth is expectations are required for us to function in society. For example, it is expected that you put on pants when you leave your house. If you didn’t things might get a little weird. People might be uncomfortable. So expectations have their place.
But problems arise when we fail to give the right significance to expectation, such as expecting more or less from others or ourselves, than we ought to. It is then that we set ourselves up for disappointment…More at http://fearlessmotivation.com
Expectations Sayings and Expectations Quotes | Wise Old Sayings
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Below you will find our collection of inspirational, wise, and humorous old expectations quotes, expectations sayings, and expectations proverbs, collected over the years from a variety of sources.
Anyone who loves in the expectation of being loved in return is wasting their time. – Paulo Coelho…More at http://wiseoldsayings.com