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Hate Getting Compliments?

You’re probably not great at giving them, either

Think about the last compliment you received.

Did it make you smile or squirm?

Just a third of us welcome compliments. And while research indicates that 88 percent of people associate a compliment with feeling valued, 70 percent also associate that recognition with embarrassment.

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TammyTierney

Former reporter/editor now freelancing from the base of the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina. I write about business, health and mental health.