The holidays are upon us, and we've all rolled our eyes when we get the dreaded questions from our family members. You know the ones..
"What have you done this year? Anything I've seen?"
"Are you still doing that acting thing?" "When are you going to move back home?" "Boy, that's a tough career, isn't it?"
Are you already rolling your eyes? Yeah, me too. Here's a brief video that might help you shield the critics from getting to your confidence and motivation. They just might not get it, which is okay! But don't let it get to you. Take a look.
Brené Brown: Why Your Critics Aren’t The Ones Who Count (22 min 40 sec)
There is nothing more frightening than the moment we expose our ideas to the world. Author and vulnerability researcher Brené Brown shows us how to deal with the critics and our own self-doubt by refusing to “armor up” and shut ourselves off. “Not caring what people think,” she says, “is its own kind of hustle.”