“I’ve made a mistake.” Do you have a hard time saying those words? I certainly did. In fact, I’ve spent most of my life doing everything possible to avoid anyone ever seeing me make a mistake. 

While the approach has earned me a strong personal and professional reputation, I’ve come to realize it’s also held me back in important ways. The relentless pursuit of mistake-free living has a significant cost. Now, I’m working on owning failure and overcoming perfectionism.

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