Tag: Perfectionism

  • Perfectionism hinders progress

    Of course you would get a 97, you’re such a perfectionist. Your room is so clean. You’re obviously a perfectionist. All I can do is respond with a chuckle and shake my head, acting humble and pretending to take yet another perfectionist remark as a compliment. Beneath my smiling demeanor however, I think to myself: …

  • OCD isn’t a pretty title for perfectionism

    It is not uncommon for people to refer to perfectionism as Obsessive Compulsive Disorder. What people don’t realize is the fact that OCD is not necessarily perfectionism, but a much more complex disorder. The Sidekick editorial page editor Aliza Abidi explains how these terms are rather far from being synonyms. Sohalia Reddy. He put ketchup…