People, Person

How to write a self-review

Ever had to write a self-review?

Have you ever had to write a self-review?

Reviewing yourself can be tricky. It’s a way to clearly point our your accomplishments but also signal areas for growth.

A well written self-review should always set you up for success in future quarters.

Here are a few quick tips, and some more in-depth articles for further reading.

Be thorough.

Try using bullet points to write out your specific accomplishments, and areas for growth (keep track during the quarter).

Don’t downplay your success.

It’s hard for most people to brag, and causes us to leave things out of a review that our boss might not have noticed.

Definitely don’t downplay your failures.

Your boss already knows what didn’t work. So take the opportunity to show your boss you’re great at taking ownership.

Another reason to be thorough in your list of accomplishments!

Here are some more tips  from around the web

Everything You Need to Know About Writing a Self-Review (Template Included!)
The Muse

How to Write the Dreaded Self-Appraisal
Harvard Business Review

How to Write a Self Evaluation
wikiHow

10 Steps to Follow When Writing a Self-Evaluation
Grammarly

Click here to read the rest of How to write a self-review which appeared first on Career Counsel.

Read more >

Published on Jul 23, 2018

Other people viewed

2nd Shift Maintenance Supervisor

Arlington Texas United States Arlington, Texas, United States
Job SummaryManages the daily activities of (6-8) plant maintenance UAW union employees to ensure achievement of departmental and plant performance goals in the areas of safety, delivery, quality, maintenance performance improvement, continuous imp...

Parts Product Management Specialist

Herndon Virginia United States Herndon, Virginia, United States
Job DescriptionThis position is responsible for managing Volkswagen Aftersales events (including major After Sales conferences), Field and Dealer Aftersales communications as well as Accessory and Life Style Marketing.  Role responsibilities ·    ...

Design Engineer (202453)

Bristol Indiana United States Bristol, Indiana, United States, 46507
SUMMARY:Work directly with vehicle manufacturers such as Ford Transit, Ram Promaster, Mercedes-Benz Sprinter, among others to develop the best upfit that meet the customers goals and expectations. Responsible for providing accurate, timely and cos...

Electrical Engineer (202446)

Bristol Indiana United States Bristol, Indiana, United States, 46507
HRU is working with a client who has 2 Direct Hire Electrical Engineer opportunities. These roles are working in the automotive industry out of Bristol, IN and are looking to bring people in ASAP.  They are offering a generous relocation package i...

Manufacturing Engineer (202450)

Snyder Nebraska United States Snyder, Nebraska, United States, 68664
Manufacturing Engineer (Direct Hire): We here at HRU Technical Resources have partnered with an industry leader to find a Manufacturing Engineer. As a manufacturing engineer you would be responsible for optimizing manufacturing and troubleshooti...

Cellasto Automation Engineer (202437)

Wyandotte Michigan United States Wyandotte, Michigan, United States, 48192
Cellasto Automation Engineer Support automated system development, launch and operations within Cellasto ***PRIOR EXPERIENCE OR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND IN MECHANICAL, ELECTRICAL OR CONTROLS ENGINEERING STRONGLY PREFERRED FOR THIS ROLE*** Primary Re...