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Better than Perfect by Elizabeth Lombardo

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CHAPTER 11

T: Transcend

THE TERMTRANSCEND” means to rise above ordinary limits, triumph over negativity, and go beyond. And that is exactly what being Better Than Perfect means: rising above the old ways we have limited ourselves with perfectionism, triumphing over our negative inner critic, and going beyond to a place of love rather than judgment.

Patty Stonesifer is an incredible example of transcending.

What do you do when money is not an issue for you? Sip iced beverages on the beach while someone fans you? Sleep until noon each day? Spend your afternoons lounging around?

Not Patty Stonesifer.

Her résumé is beyond impressive: she was the highest-ranked and highest-paid woman at Microsoft; assisted Bill and Melinda Gates in starting the ...

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