Carolyn RodgersGraphic DesignerCommunicating your ideas and actions effectively, especially as a designer. Jeff BermanPrincipalLearn to watch your work get killed. Put everything you have into the idea, then set it aside and do a better one. That's difficult. Erin EbyPartnerDevelop a healthy detachment from your work early on, so you can avoid conflating constructive criticism with personal attacks. Jessica O'BrienSocial Marketing ManagerIf you're going to defend your idea, learn to separate ego. If you think your solution is best, you better have good reasons why. James FerrellWeb DesignerIf you aren’t already practicing the art of gracefully taking and giving constructive criticism, start now.