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Submission + - Are You a Chronic Almost-Achiever? (

rsk writes: "I've come to realize that I've been living my life as an almost-achiever (not an under or over-achiever)... doing just enough to basically succeed but not giving things more than 95% worth of effort. Some people may not even realize that they do this, but have an underlying sense of self-loathing that I have to imagine is the residual result of constantly under-performing and thinking/knowing you could do better.

I'd like to hear more people's comment on the topic if you think you do this to and how you avoid it... or hell, maybe you don't think it's a bad thing?"

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