Session outcomes. What appraisal is and what it is not The benefits of appraisals The appraisal formsThe appraisal discussion Setting outcomes How to get the most out of your appraisalSkills for appraisers. Links. www.abdn.ac.uk/hr/training/appraisals/ . Review outcomes and progress from previous yearSet outcomes for the coming yearDiscuss career aspirationsIdentify strategic development needs .