The Anxious Achiever
The Anxious Achiever

How to Stop the Cycle of Overachieving

34:50 | Jun 22nd, 2020

4 recommendations

Many people who end up in prestigious careers choose their professions, consciously or subconsciously, in order to seek the approval of others. But that can create depression and anxiety. Host Morra A...Show More


Recommendations

mm recommended:Jan 17th

Are you an overachiever that’s constantly trying to get external validation for your achievements? Instead, listen to your body and find your sense of self. Terrific episode from a dean of Standford who has been an overachiever all her life and works with kids who are lost in their overachievements.

I thought this episode was:

🤓 Insightful
💪 Inspirational
🤔 Thought-provoking

lesly recommended:Jan 17th

"Inner voice training 101" When it comes down to it, all formal education aside, it's about what you know and what you can talk about. Lean into what's feeling right for you.

I thought this episode was:

💛 Honest

yesitsamerica recommended:Jan 20th

For those of us with high “activator” and “overachieving” strengths ... being on a permanent state of “go-go-go” is normal. This episode resonated with me so much. Must listen 🎧

I thought this episode was:

💛 Honest
💡 Educational
🤓 Insightful