Impostor syndrome and introversion

In this week's episode have you ever suffered from "impostor syndrome", where you think you'll be found out and that you're not as good as others think you are? Is it an "introvert thing" and how can you "fix it"?

Impostor syndrome and introversion

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Have you ever suffered from “impostor syndrome”, thinking you’ll be found out and that you’re not as good as others think you are? Impostor syndrome is something many people struggle with and many introverts talk about it. BUT – it is not just an introvert problem as this week’s interview makes clear. This episode explores impostor syndrome with researcher and impostor syndrome expert Lindsey Sharratt.

Leadership tip of the week

How can you help your team members increase their self confidence? This can apply to introverts and extroverts in your team, although many people seem to apply it to introverts more readily. There’s three steps discussed in this episode. More about helping others be more confident here.

Introvert myth of the week

“Introverts can’t run meetings”, as they’re too quiet! Guess what I think of that one! Let’s explore what skills ARE required for running meetings and see how they line up with introversion.

Introvert Myth


Lindsey Sharratt

Lindsey Sharratt is an author, researcher and and impostor syndrome expert who helps high-achieving entrepreneurs overcome identity-based performance blocks.
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