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Samuel Culbert

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10 Reasons to Get Rid of Performance Reviews

(4) Comments | Posted December 18, 2012 | 6:33 PM

10. Everybody hates giving them and getting them. Do you know anybody who actually enjoys being on either end of a review? (No need to answer that: It's a rhetorical question.) Those who give them find it torture to have to fill out the ridiculous one-size-fits-all forms. They hate having...

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How They're Missing the Point in Chicago

(3) Comments | Posted October 8, 2012 | 3:31 PM

It's easy to look at the drama taking place in Chicago's schools and feel both frustrated and sad. Two hot-headed (but no doubt well-meaning) combatants squaring off -- and hundreds of thousands of children have paid the price.

But here's something even sadder and more frustrating: Their battle misses the...

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