ccording to the Oxford dictionary: “An impostor is a person who pretends to be someone else in order to deceive others, especially for fraudulent gain.” Does this sound like what you call yourself in your head even when the world is cheering you on? You feel like your achievements found you by a string of luck and when people realize you are not as efficient as you look then they’ll kick you to the curb.
It’s a given, results don’t lie. You are surrounded with results of your hard work but it seems the voice in your head isn’t impressed and strongly believes you’re a fraud. The worst part? You’re starting to believe it too. This sounds so much like Impostor Syndrome.
What is Impostor Syndrome?
Impostor syndrome, also called perceived fraudulence, involves feelings of self-doubt and personal incompetence that persist despite your…