More Co-Workers from Hell: Dealing with Difficult Colleagues, II

The Perfectionist

Meet Peter Perfect. Peter constantly strives for perfection, and expects everyone around him to do the same. But because perfection is generally unattainable, Peter torments himself--and others around him--when his expectations aren't met.

Perfectionists constantly make changes in an effort to achieve perfect results. In addition to trying the patience of those around him, the Perfectionist can also hamper productivity.