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Negative Feedback

The Problem With Asking for Feedback

Thuy Sindell | Posted 06.20.2015 | Business
Thuy Sindell

Everyone wants feedback, right? Wrong. Most people cringe at the thought. Although the term feedback has become mainstream in the world of corporate speak, giving and receiving it still ranks below going to the dentist for a deep filling.

How Many Likes Are Enough?

Andrea Wachter | Posted 06.10.2015 | Healthy Living
Andrea Wachter

When we seek approval from outside our selves, it is a never-ending search. Not only are we at the mercy of other people's ever-changing opinions but circumstances are always changing as well. We might make one friend happy but another is disappointed in us. Or we might please our partner one day but not the next.

5 Lessons I Learned About Business The Hard Way

Paul Scolardi | Posted 05.19.2015 | Business
Paul Scolardi

How else will you as an entrepreneur identify what is working for your business and what is not?

Players Gonna Play: How to Handle Professional or Business-Related Criticism Like a Pro

Victoria Olubi | Posted 05.09.2015 | Small Business
Victoria Olubi

It's true that even the most thick-skinned of individuals wince when criticized and struggle to cope with the blow to the ego that it causes. Whilst criticism of any sort is never fun, there are ways to lessen its impact. Here are four highly effective rules that make criticism hurt a bit less.

TheFuturein5 Episode 13: How Do You Deal With Negative Feedback?

Jacob Morgan | Posted 04.08.2015 | Business
Jacob Morgan

In this episode of The Future in 5 I ask the question: How do you deal with negative feedback? As we move to a more connected, interactive, communicative and collaborative world, it's imperative that we learn how to deal with feedback, especially negative feedback.

How to Tackle Negative Feedback and Still Feel Great

Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells) | Posted 09.23.2014 | Business
Kristine Maudal & Even Fossen (Brainwells)

We know it is hard to change behavior. But trust us, you can do it. We can not remember the last time we had a fight or argument with someone. But we constantly learn new things and we end up knowing the nicest people all over the place, also if we start out on a rough path!

Tell Me I Suck, Please

Sean Smith | Posted 07.29.2014 | Business
Sean Smith

There is a beauty about objective feedback. Sometimes it hurts, but it's objective, and it means something. If you can take negative feedback, even when you want to emotionally retaliate, it will do eons for what you can achieve.

How to Answer Customers in Social Media

Ian Altman | Posted 08.20.2013 | Business
Ian Altman

Our teenage children know they should never do or say anything that they would not want to appear on the front page of the NY Times, Washington Post, ...

Are You Listening to the Wrong Feedback?

Lisa Earle McLeod | Posted 07.13.2013 | Healthy Living
Lisa Earle McLeod

One of the secrets of success is knowing which feedback to listen to, and which feedback to ignore. Here are three litmus tests to determine whether your feedback-giver is a valid source.

Negative Feedback: Confidence Crusher Or Motivating?

Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D. | Posted 04.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Heidi Grant Halvorson, Ph.D.

According to recent studies, you shouldn't worry so much when it comes to pointing out mistakes to someone who is experienced. Negative feedback won't crush their confidence, but it just might give them the information they need to take their performance to the next level.

'American Idol': Good Show, Probably Not A Good Work Environment

Edward Muzio | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Edward Muzio

My passion and my career revolve around designing group situations which inspire people to create greatness with minimal stress. "American Idol," for better or worse, is role modeling exactly the opposite.