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The good, the bad, and the ugly

Constructive criticism. What is it? What does it mean? What does it do?

A few weeks ago, I spoke of the importance of beta readers, and I still believe them to be a necessity when it comes to improving your skill as a writer. 715 more words


Keeping "Constructive" in Criticism

Giving feedback or criticism is one thing. Making it constructive is entirely another (and those of you who’ve sat through horrible crits know exactly what I mean). 492 more words

General Thoughts

the good things that come after feedback

In my profession, feedback from others, persons we work with, train, or provide consultations have a huge impact on our performance dossiers as well as for our own development. 437 more words


Responding to Negative Feedback 

With the excitement of the holiday season comes lots of free floating stress.  In schools, the combination of report cards and Winter Concerts and overtired kids and adults can be challenging.   242 more words

Op Ed

Pre, Power, Slaves and Masters

Tonight, I tried some different setups between my Recto and a Line 6 Pod X3 Live.  I was trying to get a good headphone mix for silent playing.   619 more words

Mesa Boogie Dual Rectifier

How Can You Improve Your Coaching ROI?

As a leader you’re responsible to help your direct reports improve their performance. A big part of that involves coaching. Unfortunately, the term “coaching” has taken on a negative connotation in many organizations. 530 more words