How Being Self-Conscious At Work Can Have A Negative Impact

Illustrated by Anna Sudit.
Do you ever see the title on your business card and think, "How did I trick them into that?" Or, feel shocked that you keep getting promoted?
If this feeling of inadequacy in the face of success sounds familiar, you could be suffering from Impostor Syndrome, a phenomenon that causes high achievers to attribute their success to luck or a mistake — instead of very real talent.
Want to know how feeling like a fraud can sabotage your career and how to combat the instinct? Read on.