PhD Problems: You Have a Compulsion About Getting Things Perfect

Business doesn’t have time for you to repeat the project until you’re satisfied.

John Skylar, PhD
6 min readAug 30, 2018

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Academia is far from perfect, but it is a place that attracts, and enables, a large number of perfectionists. In the academic world, real deadlines are rare and often come with a long lead time or significant flexibility…

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John Skylar, PhD

Virologist, author, damn fool. Also found at www.johnskylar.com and www.betterworlds.org. Opinions my own, impressions yours.