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Perfect is mostly a myth: Creative Voice vs. Critical Voice

Outside of things like math tests, "Perfect" is mostly a myth. Yet it isn't even just that. You expect to make no mistakes -- or only just a few -- on your way to doing difficult tasks: learning the piano, writing a business plan, parenting, or creating the next hit...

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Get the First Chapter Free

You will get so much value from the intro and first chapter of THE STRAITJACKET OF PERFECTIONISM, and it's absolutely free. Just click the button below -- as a reviewer has said, "This is a little gem of a book that reveals the traps we have set for ourselves, shows...

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Book Signing Austin

I spoke to a group of aspiring authors in Austin about freeing up your creativity through letting go of perfectionism.  They were really engaged in the topic and “got it”.  We had a fun book-signing afterward.

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Talk on The Straitjacket of Perfectionism

Events > 2017 > May > Talk on The Straitjacket of Perfectionism

About this event:

Created by John Connor

2801 S Interstate 35 Frontage Rd., Suite #110, Austin, TX 78741
You will learn why you are stuck in neutral on your most creative, long-term goals. And your Perfectionism -- unrealistic expectations of yourself -- will be confronted and overcome to begin making progress on manifesting your dreams into reality.  Yes, really and truly.

Do You Procrastinate?

Do You Procrastinate? Do you start projects that are important to you, but then abandon them? Like so many, you probably have internalized perfectionism without even realizing it. You have big dreams, great goals that you keep secret because you don't want to be...

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Encouragement and Coaching Perfectionists

I always encourage an “encourage-ability partner” for anyone working to move toward helpful goals, and away from ‘perfect.’ To check on your targets and make sure you aren’t making them overwhelmingly high, this can be a trusted friend, or professional.If you would...

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