Amongst their many positive qualities, analysts can often be perfectionists, unwilling to settle for imperfection.
A quest for excellence and an attention to detail can be admirable qualities. Together with a restless curiosity, such attitudes can characterise a natural analyst.
But, as all perfectionists will discover, seeking perfection in your work can more often hinder than help.
So, given all the hype on social media about technological perfection, let me offer an antidote.
In this post, I’m going to speak up in favour of imperfection. Sharing 4 examples of where accepting imperfect solutions is key to making progress. (more…)