Imposter Syndrome

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Michaela Coel talks imposter syndrome, Adele and creating last year’s most important drama

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    Strength

    Naomi Osaka’s latest post about being “humble” is a must-read for anyone with imposter syndrome

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    The best rosé wines to sip on this summer

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    Jess Phillips MP wants to tear down the barriers that keep ‘normal people’ out of politics

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Careers

Choosing mentors and making your voice heard: essential career advice for Black women

The authors of the new book Twice As Hard: Navigating Black Stereotypes And Creating Space For Success share their advice.

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Opeyemi and Raphael Sofoluke
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Billboard Awards 2021: (3rd from L) Future the Prince, Drake, Adonis Graham, CJ Gibson, and guest join Drake (C) onstage as he accepts the Artist of the Decade Award for the 2021 Billboard Music Awards, broadcast on May 23, 2021 at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/Getty Images)
Celebrity

Drake reveals how he makes imposter syndrome work for him

“Even if I do a good job I always wonder if I could have done better,” he explained.

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Kayleigh Dray
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Imposter syndrome in the gym
Wellbeing

Feel like you don’t ‘belong’ in the gym? Here’s how to deal with gymtimidation

Even experienced gym-goers can get imposter syndrome.

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Chloe Gray
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Podcasts

Sheridan Smith just nailed what imposter syndrome feels like for so many of us

“I really just had no confidence at all on that job...”

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Hollie Richardson
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Alice Porter
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A career coach’s guide to successfully negotiating a pay rise for yourself

Women are statistically less likely than men to receive a pay rise at work - we asked an expert to unpack this and offer her advice

A woman on a Zoom call with her colleagues while working from home
Careers

Have your confidence levels taken a blow while WFH? Here’s how to get it back on track

We asked an expert for their top tips.

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Lauren Geall
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Celebrity

Jodie Whittaker reveals the anxiety of “doing it wrong” as Doctor Who

The actor was hit by imposter syndrome when she first took on the iconic role.

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Anna Brech
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Claudia Winkleman
Celebrity

Claudia Winkleman says she’s always “waiting” to be replaced on Strictly for this relatable reason

The TV star opened up about dealing with imposter syndrome in a recent interview.

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Lauren Geall
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Alicia Keys
Celebrity

Alicia Keys explains why she's always felt like “an outsider”

Even a 15-time Grammy winner has moments of self-doubt.

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Lollie King
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A woman reaching for the stars
Careers

How to stop ‘career fear’ from holding you back at work

Ready to make a change?

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Lauren Geall
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Careers

How to keep your imposter syndrome under control while you’re working from home

Doubting your abilities more than usual? Try these expert tips.

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Lauren Geall
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Kayleigh Dray
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Nikita Gill just nailed the big problem with the #BeKind movement

“Piers Morgan is the last person who should talk about being kind to anyone.”

Imposter Syndrome: All the best celebrity quotes
Celebrity

12 successful women on imposter syndrome and self-doubt

From Olivia Colman to Penelope Cruz, all the best celebrity quotes about this relatable feeling.

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Lauren Geall
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Billie Eilish holding her five Grammy awards
People

Billie Eilish’s reaction to her Grammys success has underlined a major issue

The singer made history last night with her five Grammy award wins – so why was she apologising?

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Lauren Geall
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Long Reads

Michelle Obama’s words will resonate with anyone who lives with imposter syndrome

“I have to overcome the question ‘am I good enough?’”

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Sarah Biddlecombe
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Imposter syndrome: seeking support outside of your professional circle could help you to battle feelings of self-doubt.
Life

This simple hack could help you to keep your imposter syndrome in check

When feelings of self-doubt begin to arise, the types of people we turn to can make a difference.

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Lauren Geall
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People

Living with impostor syndrome: “I thought they were going to take away my promotion”

3 women on what it's really like to feel like a “fake”.

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Susan Devaney
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People

This controversial take on work life balance is definitely food for thought

Alex Depledge’s packed talk at Stylist Live LUXE was full of real advice.

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Chloe Gray
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Lauren Geall
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Why do we self-sabotage? Science could have the answer

There’s an innate reason why we sometimes become our own worst enemy.

Alice Levine Exclusive Interview: My Dad Wrote A Porno, Women in Music Awards, the new Peroni Libera and more.
People

Alice Levine talks imposter syndrome, My Dad Wrote A Porno and her Lizzo obsession

Is Belinda Blumenthal a feminist icon? Alice Levine reckons she could be.

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Lauren Geall
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