Have you tried Michael Armstrong's Handbook of Performance Management (2014)? It's very readable and practical. I'd say it's a pretty comprehensive handbook, and in that sense I think of it as a 'must read' in this area.
Hi Paul. Can you provide a little more context? What's the purpose of your question? It may help narrow down... there are lots of articles and books!
Hi Jonathan. We are always looking for articles/blogs/podcasts that we use as topical content for our e-learning toolkits. We usually seek digestible and interesting pieces which are useful to managers across all disciplines..not just L&D staff. Many thanks.
For practical performance management tips and ideas, do take a look at the series of essays on our downloads page at https://www.watchandgovideos.co.uk/resources/
Scroll to the bottom of the page for a series of short useful essays.