360 Appraisal Versus Indigenous Systems and Culture

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360 Appraisal Versus Indigenous Systems and Culture
Nhlanhla Sibisi, Member
In South Africa we have an indigenous traditional culture called Ubuntu (which is also referred to as 'The African Way').
I am curious as to how can you carry out an appraisal within societies that have a strong belief in their own way of evaluating performance?
Obviously my thinking is that the appraisal tools discussed here are steeped in 'western culture'.
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Hemant Desai, Member
Very interesting question whose application is not...

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Nhlanhla Sibisi, Member
I guess it will be a quite a challenge to r...

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Aderoju Ogunlana, Member
I suppose this is where the importance of diversit...

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Mark Cicotello, Member
My insight is limited because of my lack of knowle...

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V. L. KHUZWAYO, Member
Regarding the culture of Ubuntu by Nhlanhla Sibisi...

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Jean Claude Perrault, Member
Ubuntu or not, in order to be competitive a compan...

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Vijay Jassal, Member
Having worked in various geographies and about 14 ...

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Thomas N. Meriwether, Member
Any 360-appraisal should begin with a sound ana...

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Eddie Ozols
From my limited time in South Africa I understand ...

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Chike Nwokorie, Member
This is quite interesting. I feel it will have to ...

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Rajinder Singh, Member
Culture does play an important part in appraisa...

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Dennis Sebata, Member
I very much agree that most of the 360 literatu...

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mushininga, Member
Ubuntu means being human and behaving as expect...

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Zondervan, Member
Nhlanla, it's ironic, in my role as coach and cons...

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Hasan Hasanuzzoha, Member
I am teaching in a multicultural environment in wh...

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andrew kayima, Member
Culture covers a lot of things and it varies from ...

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Jean Cardino, Member
Interesting! May I know a more comprehensive descr...


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