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  • Stop Giving ‘Shit Sandwich’ Feedback (and What to Do Instead)

    Stop Giving ‘Shit Sandwich’ Feedback (and What to Do Instead)

    If you’ve ever had a manager, you’ve likely received feedback; feedback which may have been delivered via a “shit sandwich,” where negative feedback was packaged between two layers of positivity. (It’s alternately known as a “praise sandwich” which is not nearly as fun to say.) This approach involves first complimenting an employee on some aspect…