Accepting feedback at work and school is universally difficult. It’s hard not to take criticism personally when you’ve poured your time, attention and passion into something only to hear, “we need to rethink this.”
However, there are some ways to remove your personal ego when accepting feedback.
The internet is chock-full of advice on how to boost your career success. While most of these articles are helpful (I’ve written quite a few myself), they seem to largely focus on how to find success by yourself.
But what about finding success through others? That’s where mentor relationships come into play.