Originally Posted by TennisCJC
Improve as fast as you can. When you consistently beat your 3.5 friend 6-0, 6-0, then you can slow down the improvement.
Working on skills is great, fun, and continue to do it.
Also, play matches and use the skills under pressure.
I wish I was completely satisfied.
In return for your advice, I will lay a speck of wisdom on you:
A quick shortcut to satisfaction is goal modification (or self acceptance.)