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3 Signs of Perfection Paralysis and How to Overcome It

By |2020-06-01T23:28:16+03:00February 24th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

I think it would be fair to say that we’ve all struggled with perfection paralysis at least once in our lives. We’ve all wanted so badly to be perfect that we haven’t been able to do anything at all. It is a fairly common experience to be so afraid of being less than perfect that [...]

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5 Signs You Could Be an Insecure Overachiever and How It Ruins Your Life

By |2020-06-01T23:33:04+03:00February 18th, 2020|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

An insecure overachiever is someone who constantly strives to do better but never feels like they reach it. They tend to believe that their worth is based on their job, work or career. As a result, they are not confident in their achievements and crave praise to remind them that they are good enough. This impaired [...]

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7 Signs of Oldest Child Syndrome and How to Get Over It

By |2020-06-01T23:34:30+03:00February 15th, 2020|Categories: Personal Development, Self-Improvement, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests|Tags: , , , |

Being the oldest sibling can be tough. After all, you were the Guinea pig, the one your parents used to learn how to be a parent. I guess that sounds kind of mean but think about it. Unless your parents worked at daycares or one of them babysit other children, when you, the oldest child [...]

  • Narcissistic Perfectionist signs

20 Signs of a Narcissistic Perfectionist Who Is Poisoning Your Life

By |2020-06-02T00:03:43+03:00December 27th, 2019|Categories: Dark Personalities, Personality|Tags: , , , , , |

Psychological terms such as narcissism and perfectionist have been around for decades. We understand their character traits, even if we don’t possess them ourselves. But what happens when the two collide? Is there such a thing as a narcissistic perfectionist? And if so, what impact does it have on a person’s life? Understanding the Narcissistic [...]

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7 Behaviors of the Perfectionist Personality That Are Self-Defeating

By |2020-06-09T23:13:31+03:00September 29th, 2019|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Psychology & Mental Health, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , |

Do you know anyone with a perfectionist personality? Well, you might recognize them from their unique behavior. Those who have a perfectionist personality don’t necessarily have a positive view of themselves. Of course, this depends on whether we are speaking of adaptive or maladaptive perfectionism, which are two different forms of behavior. While some are [...]

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Why Overcoming Perfectionism Can Be a Real Struggle (and How to Do It)

By |2019-12-28T13:23:08+03:00October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Personal Development, Personality, Self-Improvement|Tags: , , , , , |

In a world where success is measured by excellence and perfection, it’s easy to see why some people become perfectionists. But living your life to these impossibly high standards is exhausting. So why do we find overcoming perfection so difficult? Before we talk about overcoming perfectionism, let’s start with what perfectionists are, and what they’re [...]

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OCD and Perfectionism: What Is the Difference between the Two?

By |2019-12-28T13:23:21+03:00October 6th, 2018|Categories: Personality, Psychology & Mental Health|Tags: , , , , , |

Obsessive-compulsive disorder or OCD and perfectionism have become common words that people use to describe themselves, but what is the difference between them? Both look very similar to a family member, friend, or coworker on the surface level. However, they are very different in the ways in which people are affected in their daily life. [...]

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10 Struggles Only a Perfectionist Will Understand

By |2019-12-28T13:27:45+03:00May 11th, 2017|Categories: Personality, Self-Knowledge & Personality Tests, Success Skills|Tags: , , , , , |

It’s hard being a perfectionist. Everywhere you go you see mistakes, things out of order and it affects you on a deep and personal level. You can’t help but react when you see something that is not perfect, whether it is out of your control or you feel you can do something about it. The [...]