The CYA Report E39: Deflecting Performance Excuses [Podcast] with @CognitoHRM

Holland Dombeck McCue CYA Report, Holland Dombeck, Kris Dunn, Podcast, Tim Sackett

The CYA Report is a free flowing, sometimes mature discussion of HR and talent issues. On today’s show we have Denis Coleman, CEO and Founder of Cognito HRM, on deflecting performance excuses. 

Host:  Kris Dunn

News: Tim Sackett

Producer: Holland Dombeck


intro  – Rage Against the Machine “Guerrilla Radio”

interview – The Raconteurs “Level”

close – The Black Keys “Tighten Up”

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00:27 – KD and Tim celebrate National High-Five Day.

04:52 – News with Holland, today’s articles: 1) New HR Software Tries to Assess Productivity and 2) For Some Millenials, The Work Party Starts This Spring.

15:49 – Interview with Denis Coleman of Cognito HRM on performance management and the art of deflecting performance excuses.  

32:59 – Word from our sponsor,

33:43 – The Big Finish aka what did we learn…

Holland Dombeck McCue

Holland Dombeck McCue is the former editor turned blogger here at Fistful of Talent. She plays in the employment branding and B2B marketing space and currently heads up Recruitment Marketing and Global Employment Branding for Delta Air Lines. So, it goes without saying that the opinions shared on FOT are hers and hers alone. She wishes it could go without saying, but hey, Legal runs a tight ship…