If you are a perfectionist, you like to plan how things are going to play out. You probably also have to be prepared for every occasion, and you set very high expectations on yourself. Let’s just say it straight: You like to be in control.
But how to cope when things don’t play out the way you planned them? A good strategy can be to simply say to yourself: “That’s outside my boat”. Why a boat? Find out yourself in the following summary: