I Am An Impostor

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That feeling that you are a fraud, that one day people will find out you have no idea what you are doing, it has a name…Impostor Syndrome. It can strike when you get that first real job, when you leave the hospital with your first child, or when you graduate from college. You feel like you are not qualified or don’t deserve your accomplishments. It is estimated that at least 70 percent of successful people have experienced Impostor Syndrome.[i] So, don’t worry. If you are afraid someone will find out that you are an impostor, they are probably too busy worrying about their own fraud to care about yours.

The filp-side of Impostor Syndrome is Entitlement. The sense that one deserves more than others. That phenomenon that we see in so many kids these days. While most of us would rather be surrounded by impostors than entitled people, there…

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Author: Life Confessions

my name is Gina and I have decided to try and make sense of some of my madness and hope that it can inspire or help someone else thru this thing we call life. While using this as an outlet to express myself and put some of my thoughts in a safe place. so please excuse my random thoughts unless you can make use out of them…. then carry on use as many as you would like!!

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