5 September

Negative feedback – different strokes for different folks*

Have you ever given a colleague from another country some critical feedback and then been surprised by their reaction to it? Perhaps they even asked you for your opinion and then seemed taken aback by what you had to say. The reason could be the style in which you gave your negative feedback. One size […]

23 August

Giving effective negative feedback

Giving a colleague or team member¬†negative feedback can be a pretty nerve-wracking task – even if you were asked¬†for your opinion. You need to decide on the best approach to take and find the right words to describe specific examples and possible impacts clearly and concisely. The situation¬†becomes¬†even¬†more demanding if your feedback meets¬†with resistance, misunderstanding […]