Stress is known to impair memory retrieval and therefore may cause difficulties during the learning process. Sometimes stress caused by deadlines, exams or fear of failure may cause people to severly underperform, and skills develpment may even stop. Therefore reasonable stress management is part of successful self-development and learning processes.
Good stress management in life will pay back in many ways. Therefore it is reasonable to give some thought on the topic.
In which learning-related situations you feel stress, and how could you make those situations easier for yourself?
Review your team habits on setting deadlines and intermediate goals - is there something you could improve?