Aerospace Engineer, Change Leader, Production Manager, Project Manager & iPhoneographer for fun.
… that you don’t get defensive when you hear criticisms of your work. The secret to doing this is to divorce yourself from your idea. As Ed mentions in the book:
All of the feedback and criticism have to come from a good place. As I mentioned earlier, the participants in the Braintrust are experts with empathy. Ed says:
…of a Pixar film that is in development: the characters, the story, and the design. According to Ed, the job of the Braintrust is to “push towards excellence, and root out mediocrity.”