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Why being a perfect employee will end up hurting you


She does quickly and well everything that is asked of her, and even always a little better. She is proactive, does not count her hours or her ideas. However, recognition is not necessarily at the end of the road. Do you recognize yourself in these lines? We will have to change the method...

Aiming for perfection in all directions: studies show that this reflex is still that of many working women.

Quest for recognition, feeling of illegitimacy, need to be reassured about their value... Very early on, in a competitive world where their progress remains more difficult than that of men, everything pushes them to become "the perfect student".

The one who anticipates needs, shows rigor and seriousness, is full of energy and ideas.

In a word: the resource person, the one you can't live without.

And who always does more.

“It's a well-known syndrome, which consists of applying the habits acquired at school in business, comments Aurélie Foucart, professional coach, from the outset.

However, the two worlds do not function at all in the same way”.

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Source: lefigaro

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