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.
Joyce Roche, Avon’s first African-American female vice president
Here are ten ways to overcome imposter syndrome (ShriverReport.org)
Wow, I didn’t know there was a name for it.
This this this this! It’s taken me years and years to get over, and I’m still not totally over it.(via marielxhearts)
Wow! Someone put this into words for me wayyyy long before I ever even felt it. Crazy to think about this but I mean, it’s real.(via yelyahwilliams)