How do I close an Affinity based performance review after providing HR Comments?

Category: Performance

To close an affinity-based performance review, you must have HR access in This doesn’t necessarily mean that you have to be a superuser but rather you should be a review Initiator with access to Settings → Performance → Reviews

If you have review initiator access, you can close and complete/incomplete reviews.

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Step 1

Navigate to Performance → HR Administration → Performance Reviews from the left navigation panel.


Step 2

On the Performance Reviews page, you’ll find all reviews that have been submitted to HR, when you choose Active from the filter.


Step 3

Now choose the affinity review you’d like to close or comment on the  Review tab.


Step 4

If you want to add your overall comments to the review, select the HR Comments button next to the Reviewers in the review of the corresponding employee.


Step 5

This will open a window where you can input Overall comments, as well as the employee’s Strengths and Weaknesses.

Once you finish click on Add.


Step 6

After you’ve given your feedback, you can choose to close the review by clicking on the Close Review button in the top right corner of the page.


Step 7

This action will close the review process for all reviewers. When you press Close Review a confirmation window will open asking if you’re sure you want to close it.

If you choose Yes, the review will then move into the Past reviews section for all participants.


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