La Vie en Code Podcast

034: Overcoming Perfectionism and Getting Things Done

034: Overcoming Perfectionism and Getting Things Done

Perfectionism isn't often discussed in its less favorable light, but it affects so many people learning to code (and just in life!)

In this episode, I discuss my own battle with perfectionism, how it's affected my life and work, and offer some tips to overcome it.

The self-doubt and anxiety that comes along with never feeling like you're “perfect enough” or even just “good enough” weighs down your psyche and keeps you from being great. Beyond just motivational speech, let's take a deeper look at the self-sabotaging behavior that keeps us in place.

It still blows my mind that not everyone deals with this stuff! 🤯

I hope you enjoy, and I'm able to help you in some way today! 🙂

 


Episode Links

Check out Sam Laura Brown's amazing podcast, The Perfectionism Project with Sam Laura Brown!

Come hang out for a problem solving live session!

To celebrate the kick-off of my latest course, Newbie Coder Problem Solving School, I'll be hosting a live session on the topic of (you guessed it) problem solving on Sunday, September 29th at 8:00 PM EST.

This is mainly a time for folks with questions about problem solving, or who just want to learn more about the course and how it can help you before enrolling. 🙂


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