How to Deal with Criticism

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In this video, we're going to talk about how to deal with criticism. Now anytime you

do anything worthwhile in your life, it's heavy lifting. And to me this is a good

metaphor because the more you try to do that's worthwhile, the more criticism

will come to meet you. It's very important that you learn how to respond.

to it. So, let's get into the details.

Hello there friends. Hy name is Alex Lyon.

And this channel, Communication Coach is

here to help people probably like you, rising leaders. So if you want to work on

your leadership and bring out the best and all the people around you, then this

channel is for you. I believe that good leadership and communication change

lives. Today, we're talking about how to deal with criticism. And if you're

going to try to do anything, take any risk in your life, you will be criticized.

Even the best of us get criticism. Gandhi was criticized. Mother Teresa was

criticized. Jesus was criticized. So certainly you and I are not going to be

able to avoid this. the question is how do we respond when we hear criticism.

Now, the first thing I want to say about this is that I believe that criticism is

one of the most valuable ways to improve whatever we're trying to do. So I do

value criticism, but I believe we need to go through some internal checks as well

as some external responses to make sure we're handling this the right way.

Let's talk about three internal checks that you can do as you're listening to

someone give you criticism. The first thing you wanted to do is check your