It’s easy to feel like we don’t measure up or deserve some of the praise we receive for our successes, even when we’ve worked hard to achieve them. Some of the most successful people today often feel like frauds in light of their own achievements. And there’s a name for this phenomenon: imposter syndrome.
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From self-doubt to simply feeling like you don’t belong, most people have experienced a sense of “imposter syndrome” at one point or another. Research shows that nearly 70 percent of people are plagued with it.
Here are 12 prominent entrepreneurs, leaders and celebrities who have shared their experiences with imposter syndrome.