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Beat your boss to the performance review by doing a self-assessment first. (John Foxx/GETTY IMAGES)
Beat your boss to the performance review by doing a self-assessment first. (John Foxx/GETTY IMAGES)

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Your boss may hate doing performance reviews as much as you hate receiving them. Human resources blogger Alison Green suggests you indicate you’re looking forward to the session, which will make the process more pleasant for your manager. Help by providing your own-self assessment first, which may influence your manager’s. USNews.com

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Harvey Schachter is a Battersea, Ont.-based writer specializing in management issues. He writes Monday Morning Manager and management book reviews for the print edition of Report on Business and an online work-life column Balance. E-mail Harvey Schachter

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