Do you feel like an impostor?
Do you think somehow you got your job as a mistake?
Do you continue to pursue more education and credentials to overcome your impostor syndrome?
What are the secret thoughts of successful women so you can be more like them?
Dr. Valerie Young understands how you feel. She too felt that way when she was in graduate school and getting in her own way while trying to write her dissertation. Valerie has spent her career on understanding the impostor syndrome and how to help you overcome feeling like an impostor.
Valerie is the author of The Secret Thoughts of Successful Women: Why Capable People Suffer from the IMPOSTOR SYNDROME and How to Thrive in Spite of It
In this interview Valerie and I discuss:
- the impostor syndrome and who feels this way
- why so many of us feel like impostors
- how to overcome the impostor syndrome
- The takeaway – two steps you can practice to overcome the impostor syndrome
Connect with Valerie
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