Tag: criticism

Don't Take It Personally: Perfecting the Reception of Criticism

Receiving, accepting and dealing with criticism is an everyday occurrence in the workplace. But – cheese and rice! – it can be so hard. Especially if you are a perfectionist, hearing critical feedback can demolish your day, your productivity, your motivation and your total job performance.

Are You Being Too Defensive When Receiving Feedback?

Is your first reaction to criticism to argue and defend yourself? Big mistake, says Dale Partridge. Read on to find out what you should be doing instead.

How to Handle Workplace Criticism Like A Professional

Criticism can be a tough pill to swallow, especially in the workplace. Additionally, salespeople tend to be confident folks for whom negative feedback can be particularly tough to hear. But, it’s unrealistic to think that everything you do will be perfect and you’ll do your job without any mistakes.