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 22, 2018

Other people viewed

Senior Finance Business Process Analyst (361883)

Charlotte North Carolina United States Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Job Title: Senior Finance Business Process Analyst Type of Position: 6-month contract position (possible for extension / going direct) Candidate Requirements: This position is ONLY open to candidates who are US Citizens.  Candidates who are Pe...

BI Developer - Defense IT (362021)

Reston Virginia United States Reston, Virginia, United States
HRU has partnered with a major player in the defense sector and is looking for a Business Intelligence Developer - Defense IT. This position is only open to candidate who are US Citizens or Green Card Holders. Experience is necessary and must be s...

Mobile Phone Administrator (361902)

Florham Park New Jersey United States Florham Park, New Jersey, United States, 07932
HRU has partnered with a major chemical manufacturer and is looking for Mobile Phone Administrators! Must have understanding of cell phone activation and excellent communication and MS Excel skills. Position will start as a 6-month contract with p...

Quality Chemist (361868)

Cincinnati Ohio United States Cincinnati, Ohio, United States, 45232
Purpose of the Job –The incumbent for this position will be responsible for carrying out chemical and physical testing safely, efficiently, and according to procedure. This position requires the candidate to work as part of a team on rotating shif...

Sanitation Supervisor

Mariemont Ohio United States Mariemont, Ohio, United States, 45227
 **WORK HOURS WILL VARY** Either 7AM-7PM or 7PM-7AM. They normally work 2 days, off 2 days, work 3 days, off 2 days, work 2 days, off 3 days. ***Candidates MUST be able to work 9-13 hours/day, including weekends. Also, must be able to work ANY shi...

Financial Analyst

Elmhurst Illinois United States Elmhurst, Illinois, United States
Job Description ·       Assist in the reporting requirements of the Foodservice and K12 business units, including tracking customer and segment-level performance as well as incentive tracking ·       Assist in understanding drivers of business per...