Not Everything Can Be Measured (truthfully)

Comparing our effort to others may create an interesting mindsets.  If it helps us perform better and prepare for the next session, then comparison might be valuable.  If it becomes crippling and takes away motivation, it may not deliver the results we are seeking.  It is important to know what metric we are using.  In these days of virtual competitions, we may not know what is taking place on the other end.