Imposter Syndrome

Imposter Syndrome, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Celebrity

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

  • Claudia Winkleman
    Celebrity

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

  • Alicia Keys
    Celebrity

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

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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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A working from home desk set-up
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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I May Destroy You
People

Michaela Coel talks imposter syndrome, Adele and creating 2020’s most important drama

The creator and star of I May Destroy You talks exclusively to Stylist

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Helen Bownass
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Nikita Gill talks poetry, feminism, white privilege and the #BeKind movement
People

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.”

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Kayleigh Dray
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Lauren Geall
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12 successful women on imposter syndrome and self-doubt

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

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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imposter syndrome michelle obama
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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Self-sabotage
Life

Why do we self-sabotage? Science could have the answer

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

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Lauren Geall
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Lauren Geall
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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.

People

Julie Andrews used to hide her Oscar for a strangely relatable reason

The star opened up on The Graham Norton Show.

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Hollie Richardson
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People

Simone Biles: women get backlash for being good at what we do – it’s not right

The world's best gymnast says it has taken her many years to learn to own her talent

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Anna Brech
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Laura Whitmore CASTaway podcast
People

Laura Whitmore talks authenticity, imposter syndrome and her new podcast

“I think we’re all winging it.”

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Lauren Geall
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Ellie Goulding
People

Ellie Goulding’s words on “sabotaging” her own career success are highly relatable

The singer has shared a candid post.

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Hollie Richardson
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Women downplay achievements in the workplace compared to male colleagues
Careers

You’re probably downplaying how good you are at your job – here’s why that’s a problem

It’s about time we owned our talent.

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Lauren Geall
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impostor syndrome at work
Long Reads

6 successful black women on how they tackle impostor syndrome at work

“I’ve had moments of thinking, ‘how did I get here? I’m not worthy, it’s all a fluke’”

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Paula Akpan
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Kamala Harris just shared some powerful advice about dealing with imposter syndrome

This is a must-watch video.

Imposter syndrome research
Life

Imposter syndrome has a much bigger impact on mental health than we first thought

New research found some seriously worrying results.

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Hollie Richardson
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