5 Things Perfectionists Should Know When Life Feels Like an Uphill Battle

Aww this article turned out so great!

Thanks to Annekeara Stinson over at Elite Daily for writing a great post about what to tell yourself next time you feel like a f*ck up. I was happy to contribute, and the final product is even a good reminder to myself.

Think about the last time you did something 100% perfectly. (I’ll wait.)

tl;dr: Wanting to do your best is great, but using an arbitrary definition of what “best” is, will hold you back from opportunities instead of propel you toward your goal. If you wait until everything is perfect, you’ll be waiting a long time.

Check out the article by clicking here.

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