It is a common belief that perfectionism is vital for a successful career; however, it can choke the flow of spontaneous ideas and cause you to set unrealistic and unachievable goals.
This article by Bryan Robinson, writing for Forbes, makes the following points:
- Research shows that aiming for perfection can contribute to mental health problems.
- Most companies don’t expect you to be perfect.
- Perfectionism can be described as ‘excellence taken to the extreme’.
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