Margin for Error: Why You Should Underestimate Your Abilities and Overestimate Your Needs

It happens so often. Just this morning I caught myself when I was responding to a freelancing gig: I was quoting optimal deadlines and costs. For one self-imposed deadline, I wrote 2 days. For another, I wrote 6. Then, I re-read the email and thought, why am I not giving myself any breathing room? Why…Read Full Post