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Giving Feedback to Subordinates by Dana McDonald-Mann, Raoul Buron

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How to Give Feedback to Subordinates

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Creating, or seizing, an opportunity to give feedback to an employee is your first task. Next, you have to make your feedback effective. Compassionate and honest feedback from you will help your subordinates develop goals, make and reinforce positive changes, raise self-confidence, and spur action.

Be Specific

To increase the quality and effectiveness of the feedback you give, we recommend using the three-step process that we teach and practice at the Center for Creative Leadership: the Situation-Behavior-Impact model. Called SBI for short, this simple feedback structure keeps your comments relevant and focused ...

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