What would you do?
Some employees may have no performance problems, but face personal problems in their lives. How would you respond to the scenario below?
An employee tells you he is having severe financial problems. His performance is satisfactory. He says if things get much worse, he might have file bankruptsy. What do you do as a supervisor?
1. A. Their is no basis for a supervisor referral, so just give some personal advice.
2. B. Suggest he visit the EAP as a self-referral, and do not discuss the personal problem.
3. C. Make a formal supervisor referral, his problem could affect the job in the future.