(How To) Get Over Comparing Yourself To Other Creatives

Adam J. Kurtz
Feb 15, 2016 · 2 min read

We know we shouldn’t, but we compare ourselves to other creatives. Constantly. Maybe we’re telling ourselves it’s healthy competition and, like, totally beneficial to our practice. More likely we know it’s just making us miserable. Whether you’re deluding yourself or not, I’m here to tell you it’s bad. Stop doing it.

I’ve created a simple guide to get over comparing yourself to other creatives. We can do this together. — ADAMJK

Originally published at www.designsponge.com.

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