Sometimes the critics have to be brushed off. You are on the right path and on your way to a big win. They just lack the vision to see what you see. Adjusting to every critic’s point of view paints a moving target and threatens to derail meaningful progress.
Sometimes the critics are correct. You have to swallow your pride, admit you are wrong and pivot. Otherwise, everything could come to a fiery crash and burn. All because you were too stubborn to humble yourself and take a bit of advice.
This is the skill in it all, isn’t it?
Knowing the difference.