The Shriver Report – 10 Ways to Overcome Impostor Syndrome
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Many successful women suffer from impostor syndrome. Impostor syndrome is the feeling that you're a fraud—that you're somehow less qualified than your peers, less deserving of success, and that you'll be "found out" if you don't work longer and harder than everyone else. Despite the fact that I've been a corporate vice president, a president, a CEO, and have served on the boards of four Fortune 500 companies, I struggled for many years during my career before I no longer needed external validation to believe I was doing a great job.