Employee Feedback

Criticism

How to Make Negative Feedback Work For You

You can't avoid getting tough criticism sometimes. Instead of trying to prevent it, try these simple strategies for finding the silver lining.

4 Things Leaders Misunderstand About Performance Reviews

Workers crave feedback, but feedback loops often go wrong.

Could Better Communication Unlock Your Company's Growth?

Communication is as old as humankind. That doesn't mean it can't benefit from the occasional update.

That Time Jeff Bezos Was the Stupidest Person in the Room

Everyone can benefit from simple advice, no matter who they are.

Want Brutally Honest Feedback From Employees? Here's How These 6 Entrepreneurs Get It.

It's tough being the boss, and no one is perfect. Here's how your team can help you be better.

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