constructive criticism

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A recommended set of instructions that aims to collaboratively improve the overall quality of a product or service. Often containing helpful and specific suggestions for positive change, constructive criticism is highly focused on a particular issue or set of issues, as opposed to providing general feedback on the item or organization as a whole.

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Bill's baseball swing was off but after taking the tactfully given constructive criticism from his brother he was back to hitting the ball out of the park.
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If you are pitching a new idea and get some constructive criticism don't get defensive, instead listen to what they say.
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Sometimes when you offer constructive criticism you must be sure to not step on any ones toes and offend them.
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"Get out of your comfort zone. Don't be ruled by inertia. Don't just do what you're best at, keep learning and improving yourself and learning new skills. Read at least one business book every month. Encourage others to give you constructive criticism. Work on your weakness, whether it's time management, communication, math, strategic thinking, prioritization, time management, creativity, or whatever."
- Tom Murcko


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