Here’s how Imposter Syndrome began for me. It’s a good example of what I’d call a ‘small-t trauma’ – not something we would ordinarily recognise as a trauma but which nevertheless has the potential to have a huge impact on how we experience ourselves and how we interpret our place in the world.
And our childhoods are full of them! Full of the mistaken meanings that run in the background as our version of The Truth and inhibit the way we’re able to show up in our lives as adults and as business owners. (more…)