If you compare your professional path with someone else’s, it will have no positive impact on your life. Reality shows success varies depending on everyone’s individual journey. The comparison will often be negative because there will always be someone better than you.
Comparing your success with others’ leads you to an endless race for perfection and triggers lack of self-esteem and, in some cases, breakdown. The more you compare yourself with others at work, the more you needlessly fight with yourself.
We are constantly staring at our smartphones or computers, watching or “liking” other people’s life. According to a study, comparing your life with someone else’s would have a negative impact on your own success. Social media promote achievement above all and what happens behind the scenes is rarely published.
Comparison will make you envy your colleagues and will pit you against them. Consequently, you will eventually run yourself down and won’t appreciate what you already have. Know therefore how to celebrate your victories and to enjoy others’.