How do you convey "aggressiveness" in the work place?
I am a production supervisor at a company and I just had my first work review. Everything went very well and I hit all my targets but the only thing that was said is that there is a concern if I am aggressive enough. I asked for more information, mainly which direction it was coming from my employees or my bosses higher up. I was told it was just more of an observation and that I seem to be very even keel where production supervisors should be more "go, go." This isn't the first time I have heard this at a job, but usually my bosses understand that while it may look like I am not getting much done, I always come out having more in the end.
Asked By: thebuffettour - 10/8/2007
Best Answer - Chosen by Asker
Go to the book store and pick up the 48 laws of power by Robert Greene... More
Answered By: outbackbob8 - 10/8/2007
Additional Answers (2)
The person who did your work review doesn't sound like a very capable person. Evaluating someone's performance in such vague terms is not good. Your work performance should be measured in terms of observable and measurable goals and objectives. Frankly, I'd rather have an employee who's "very even keel" than someone... More
Answered By: unclemax0 - 10/8/2007
it obviously means your not aggressive enough with your subordinates.....sounds like mgmt doesnt think you are tough enough on your ppl and they might not be performing up to par.....it can also mean nothing, meaning they dont want to give you a higher score on your review because it means more $$ out of their pocket... More
Answered By: wizechik - 10/8/2007
& Clerical Work Listed Near You Apply!
Over 483 Local Jobs Now Hiring In Your Area. $18-$87/Hr - Apply Today!
(89) Local Jobs Paying $19-$97 Per Hour- Available Today. Apply Now!
No Scam. Realistic $87 Per Hour. No Schedule. Nice Pay. Start Today!
Other Career Questions
What jobs are there in the business field that are night jobs? Places and job titles please. Im have a BA in Business Admin and looking for a night job, already have a morning/day job.
Enumerate these jobs Say, patent application writting. patent application writing. In a company, what jobs are needed to keep confidential?
Content is not owned or controlled by Monster. Any content concerns should be addressed with Yahoo!
Yahoo! Does not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any Yahoo! Answers content. Yahoo! Disclaimer.
Best-Paying Work-from-Home Jobs
It’s easier than ever to work from home. Of course, not every job is a mobile job, and some companies aren’t interested in having their employees work from home.
2013 Marketing Jobs Outlook
The US may be facing another year of anemic hiring overall, but that won't be the case in the high-orbit world of multichannel, digital media marketing.
2013 Engineering Jobs Outlook
Engineers will find job opportunities in select disciplines in 2013, with candidates who are all-around, client-oriented businesspeople in demand.
Best-Paying Jobs by Major
What could you earn with a particular four-year degree? Find out by checking out this list of the top-paying jobs for 20 of the most common majors.
Eight High-Paying, Secure Jobs
Want to earn a good salary and enjoy a measure of job security as well? Check out these well-paying jobs on tap for fast growth in the coming years.