The Challenge of Perfectionism

August 8, 2017

Betsy Charles, DVM, MA, executive director of the Veterinary Leadership Institute, talks about the challenge of perfectionism in veterinary medicine.

Betsy Charles, DVM, MA, executive director of the Veterinary Leadership Institute, talks about the challenge of perfectionism in veterinary medicine. The training for medical professionals promotes perfectionism, but we know being perfect is impossible. Those in the veterinary profession need to realize that failure is not failure — it's just an opportunity to grow.