The word “no” has a negative connotation in every area of our lives. When we are told no, it offsets a series of emotions.
That emotional reaction is triggered by the amygdala part of our brain. This is the area of our brain that protects us from a perceived threat — our fight or flight response. Oddly enough, this is the same part of the brain that is triggered when we receive feedback. [Read more…] about How to Handle Feedback