Top
1.800.628.2783
1.800.628.2783
October 2019
Issue Map
October 2019
The Buzz

The Difference Between Feedback and Advice

Friday, September 20, 2019

Asking colleagues for feedback on your work is a great idea in theory; however, in practice, it can be pretty pointless. Research shows that even when feedback is solicited, it often has little to no affect on our behaviors, which is usually because the feedback we often receive in professional settings is too vague and doesn’t emphasize what or how something can be improved. A better approach is to ask people we trust for advice. Research has shown that the term feedback is often associat

Advertisement
To access this content Join ATD or sign in.