How Do I Respond Non-Defensively to Criticism?

When in a high-profile position, a person is sometimes a target for criticism.  Being criticized is hard enough when the criticism is clearly unfair, but it’s often even harder to hear when the criticism is on target.

Regardless of the accuracy of your critic’s comments, we either feel like counter-attacking or withdrawing non-assertively.  Here are some […]

How Do I Respond Non-Defensively to Criticism?2020-03-20T12:46:29-05:00

Am I not listening?

People are hearing, but may not be listening. There are many types of non-listening behaviors.

Pseudo-listening, where it looks like you are listening, but you are not. It is an imitation of the real thing.

Another is stage-hogging. This is when a person, turns every topic of conversation to themselves, instead of showing interest in the other […]

Am I not listening?2020-03-20T12:46:29-05:00

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