For some people, particularly women, accepting a compliment can be hard. Being in the spotlight, however briefly, makes them uncomfortable. As a result, they tend to brush the praise aside, which can make the giver uncomfortable as well.

“When we reject positive feedback, we rob ourselves the opportunity to feel valued and appreciated, and deny the other person the joy of honoring us.” ~ Lori Deschene

March 1st is World Compliment Day. Watch Felena’s video below for tips on giving and receiving compliments¬†gracefully.

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