We compare ourselves to other people for a variety of reasons. One of the ways you can stop comparing yourself is by looking at the real reason that’s causing the comparison.
Let me give you as example from my own experience.
I was on LinkedIn a while back when I came across the profile of a lawyer who I used to work with when I was younger.
He’s done incredibly well in his career. He’s now a partner in a Park Avenue law firm in New York.
After reading his profile, my first thought was – what the hell have I been doing with my career?…