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What Keeps You Up At Night?

Posted by on Nov 2, 2016 in Blog

What Keeps You Up At Night?

Running a business is tough, and there are so many hurdles and issues that it’s any wonder we get any sleep at all. Taking cash flow out of the equation, there are still many other things that can cause us to over-analyse who we are and what we do. Have you ever heard of imposter syndrome? Chances are you may have experienced it at one time or another. Imposter syndrome is where you believe that you are unqualified to be doing what you are in fact doing and that people will wake up to this idea and realise that you are unfit for the task. It can happen to anyone, at any time. Imposter syndrome also lets us believe that others know what they are doing – that we are somehow pretending to do the job that others more qualified should be doing. Does this sound like you? Do you believe you will be found out? Is this worry keeping you up at night? Many high-profile individuals have spoken out this syndrome, and the list may be quite surprising: Tina Fey, Michelle Pfeiffer, Neil Gaiman, Renee Zellweger, Kate Winslett, Seth Godin, Tom Hanks, Don Cheadle, Jodie Foster, Emma Watson,...

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