What is Imposter Syndrome?

Originally posted on PhD Balance social media platforms on 05/03/2020.


Are you afraid of not living up to the accomplishments on your CV and being exposed as a fraud? Have you ever doubted your accomplishments?


Picture of the shadow of a person obscured by the long grass in a field, the sky is blue and cloudy. The words imposter syndrome is written on the picture.

If so, you’ve likely experienced Imposter Syndrome.


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