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Solve perfectionism with this mindset (nerdy but effective)

“When will I know I’ve MADE IT?” I yelled to my career coach. This was a few years ago. I was frustrated and angsty after months of trying to advance my career, with roadblocks along the way.

“When will I know I’ve gotten there?” I followed up, desperately.

(I just want everything to be PERFECT, to feel “finished”, to no longer need…



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Hassan S. Ali

Hassan S. Ali


I write comedy things. the ha & lol. Also a founding editor of Slackjaw on Medium.