Why the World Needs More Perfectionists

We Already Have Enough People Delivering Mediocre Work

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It was the probably the first time someone had burst his smug, self-important bubble. Likely the first time someone told him that his work wasn’t good enough.

I gave him back his shoddy analysis. I pointed out the flawed assumptions and asked him to take another look. His calculations were wrong. The design wouldn’t…