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3 Ways to Balance Ambition and Perfectionism

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. While I am proud of the consistent effort I put forth, another more crippling trait began to develop.

After every training session or game, I would feel as though I didn’t do enough. Do you know that feeling?The sense that there is more to give. Only, when is enough enough? When have

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