Posted on Nov 17, 2008 | Comments 0
What do you do when you have done something horribly wrong? Being human, it is inevitable that we will make mistakes.
However, most of us donâ€™t make mistakes, say hurtful things or not complete tasks intentionally. The main problem is that most people donâ€™t like to admit their mistakes.
Admitting mistakes will not mess up your reputation; rather it moulds you as a better person. Here are a few ways to help admitting your mistakes:
Be sympathetic: Realize that your mistakes might affect othersâ€™ feelings and recognize the pain youâ€™ve caused. If you can feel the pain which youâ€™ve caused the other person, it makes it easier to admit your mistakes.
Be sincere: Donâ€™t pretend to be feel sympathy or feign concern about their feelings. Be sincere and donâ€™t cheat yourself and those who trust you.
Take responsibility: Donâ€™t try to blame others for your mistakes. Most people try to intelligently cover their mistakes by blaming others.
Even if the other person is really responsible for your failures or mistakes, donâ€™t try to blame them. Accept your faults and try not to repeat them again.
Learn from your mistakes: Admit your mistakes or failures in life and consider them as good lessons for success. Try not to repeat them again and again.
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