How to Handle Critics

How to Handle Critics

There are numerous ways we can receive criticism. And, guaranteed, all criticism shouldn’t be weighed equally.  Here are what several wise leaders have said about criticism and how to handle it. +++++ 1. “Remember, it is not the critic who counts: not the man who...
Margaret Sanger– in her own words

Margaret Sanger– in her own words

Sometimes, it’s helpful to here what the opposition is saying– to let them speak for themselves, without trying to “spin” what you think they’re trying to say… to just let them speak… Margaret Sanger, the founder of Planned...
Inevitable Controversy

Inevitable Controversy

All leaders are controversial.  They invariably risk the ire of others.  Because they stand for certain things, they necessarily stand against certain things.  This causes them to stand out.  It makes them more than a little peculiar in this plain...
The Trouble with Trouble

The Trouble with Trouble

No one in his or her right mind actually wishes for adversity.  No one ever really goes looking for trouble.  No one wants conflict or pain or struggle or loss or scandal or anguish or confrontation or sickness.  Difficulty is never desirable. ...