I’ve had a difficult time in my life balancing perfectionism and ambition. Why is it that the two seem to be almost inseparable?
Can we actually have a high drive to succeed without the ever present need to simultaneously be perfect?For me, I began to notice the link between perfectionism and ambition early on.
In high school, my main focus was landing a spot on a college team for baseball. This meant putting in countless hours in hopes of attaining that goal.