Ever since I secured my current position, I've been struggling so much with imposter syndrome. How do I overcome this?

like
Posting as :
works at
You are currently posting as works at

When you catch yourself thinking these thoughts, try to challenge them and remind yourself that you are capable and qualified for your job. You can also find support from others who may have experienced imposter syndrome. Seek out a mentor or colleague who can offer encouragement and feedback, and who can help you stay grounded in reality.

It's normal to feel this way sometimes. No one is perfect, and everyone has moments where they doubt their abilities. Something that helped me was making a list of my accomplishments and strengths. This can help you reaffirm your qualifications and boost your confidence.

Imposter syndrome can be difficult to overcome, but there are a few things that you can do to help. First, try to remind yourself that your accomplishments are real, and that you deserve your position. You've worked hard for it, and you're just as capable as anyone else. Second, focus on your own strengths and weaknesses. Acknowledge that you're not perfect, but also recognize the things that you're good at. And lastly, don't be afraid to ask for help.

Related Posts

Hi Folks,

I am looking for an onsite job opportunity for SAP CDC/Gigya as a CIAM/IAM Consultant (4+ yoe). Please let me know if you have any opportunities within your team or maybe able to help me with a referral.

Thank you.

likehelpful

Hi guys kindly suggest how can I apply for product based companies in hyderabad as java developer 6yoe can't find the job openings in naukri

like
like

How many jobs did you apply to and interview for before receiving an offer?

Since the beginning of the year, I’ve applied for positions at 21 companies and had interviews with 6, still interviewing with 3 of those 6. I haven’t received any feedback from the companies that I did interview with but was not offered a position. I know that I will land somewhere, eventually!

like

Any physicians/researchers in here specializing in multiple myeloma? Working on a project and had a few questions

Hi Fishes.

Any feedback (pros/cons) for joining Boeing India, I got an offer for L4 position in SAP Functional domain for Bang location

like

Hiring Now..
Skill: .NET Core, .Net with MVC, Agile
Location: Hyderabad

Exp- 6 to 8 yrsRequire .Net Developer.
Proven understanding of security and efficient code reuse.
A demonstrable understanding of web UX and UI best practicesProven understanding of cross-browser compatibility, responsive UI.
Good understanding of design principles & excellent communication skills.
SOLID understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and current design patterns/practices.
 

 

 

like

Walkin - Senior Software Engineer role .

Post Photo

Hi everyone,
I am looking to switch and it would be great if anyone can provide referral for BCG, USA.

Have any of you worked two full time positions at once before or known someone who has, during the pandemic? I’m contemplating doing so.

Background:
I have worked at company A for 7 months now and they require I come in once a week.
I also just accepted a fully remote position at company B and was going to put my two weeks in to company A when my background check for company B was nearing a close but now I kind of just want to keep both
They’re both finance positions with 2 YOE.

Suggestions?

like

Hi, To share my experience who are looking to exit. I am a director at KP, YOE consulting 12 years at 200K base 15% bonus:

TD / RBC AVP, 160 - 170K Base 50% bonus + stock, etc.
CPPIB D, 150 - 170K base 50% bonus
CPPIB MD, 180 - 200K base 100% bonus (yes, 100%)
Magna, MGR 175K base max
SAKS Off 5th (US), D, 190K Base 15% bonus
MLSE D, 140 - 160K,
Kainos, architect, 190K base max.

I ended up with a US based HR tech firm, Architect: 230K CAD 15% bonus stock options.

Hope this helps!

likehelpfulupliftingsmart

My weed guy is more cautious about covid than I am. And im not talking about just wearing a mask . Honestly makes me think if I got complacent over the months.

like

Would be very helpful if folks in this group can share details about any recent openings at their VC firms.

I am currently in consulting (ZS Associates) from the last 2years and I am looking for opportunities at an analyst/associate level at a VC firm.

like

Are Google , IBM , Meta learning certificates, worth it? Do they really impress employers? If had an IBM data science certificate without any experience for example what type of role can expect or should I expect any?

like

Recently found out a hiring manager was bragging to a bunch of people at the company about getting me to accept an offer for a must cheaper rate than he expected. He was let go soon after. Justice? Not sure..

likeuplifting

I’m currently undergoing elective egg retrieval, and am considering doing 2 cycles in a row (no period in between). Has anyone done this before? I’d love to better understand the benefits/drawbacks, and whether the second cycle was more or less successful than the first. Thank you!

like

ETL developer, skills : Python, RDBMS, SQL, Power BI, SSIS, SSMS, SSRS, Informatica data quality, alteryx, ADF, Azure synapse, Azure services.
Planning to switch role to Data Analyst / BI Analyst.
Current CTC: 14LPA. EOE 6yrs
What CTC and roles can I expect with these skills?

like

Anyone know of LA agencies hiring Biz Dev roles?

Hi, any lead technical consultants at Perficient out here. What is the average good pay considered for this role. Just got interviewed for this position and would want to know a rough $$ figure before my negotiation with HR.

Also, can you please highlight job stability within Perficient. Do they have a bench policy in case a project gets over.

How's the immigration team to handle H1-B related cases.Perficient

like

More Posts

Clients are pain in the ass out here

like

Any McKinsey & Company cyber 🐠 willing to chat?

like

I’m looking for some casual summer streetwear pant recommendations for men. Anyone got some brands they like? In DC so not overheating in them is pretty important

like

I hope this bowl will be more active this year 🥳

like

How is Bain Capability Network compared to Deloitte USI and PwC AC? I got an HR approaching me on LinkedIn for Manager level there. What are the pay bands?

like

Is there anyone on here that uses the Pearson reading series MyView. just need a little help

UX/UI/Product designers, do you pay the membership for interaction design? If you do, do you find it helpful? Do you actually use it? Thanks!

like

Hi Fishes ,
Is NTT providing shift allowances, i just checked with HR she said they are in negotiations with management globally for all employees is that true ?

How do you stay organized with your cases?

like

I’m sure it’s not new to 2022, but I’m feeling more than ever this year how much of “corporate pride” centers around gay men and calls it “lgbtq”. Are gay women, bisexuals, etc. not as palatable for audiences? I’m struggling with this a bit.

like

the one who got off cycle hike on December,will be consider for march hike cycle?

like

So. I’ve been out of work for two months. Tonight, my girlfriend left me, which means I lose my apartment. Unemployment is minimal. Rock bottom family. I’m officially lost and too old for this.

likehelpful

Barclays or pwc

like

I'm raising some pre-seed money to fund a patent application. The entire business is based on the ability to get this patent.

Saying that, I'm trying to learn about how raising money pertains to stock price. I've been learning about how to value the company based on 20x for investors, but I'm stuck at the difference between pre-seed, seed, to Series A.

Does pre-seed get bought out by seed or Series A?

Does pre-seed expect a 20x to seed and then seed 20x to Series A? Or...

like

Guys, your interpretation of today's townhall. Should we get our hopes up?

Anyone women lawyers here interested in a local get together? New to the area & looking to meet friends, which is hard enough as a busy attorney, and got even harder with pandemic /WFH life. I brought this up in the women lawyers bowl and there were several 🐠🐠 in the Bay area looking to connect!

like

Best personal credit card to get and how to maximize points?

Preferably benefits Marriott & Delta/United

Anybody in DFW area looking to move to industry? I took a Director of Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting role last summer with a PE-owned company that has 25 operating BUs (including a few abroad) and $1B in annual revenue. I am looking to add a heavy senior to my team and I’d prefer at least 4 years of PA audit experience. We are WFH through the end of the year. Please DM if interested or pass along to somebody that may be.

like

Salam. Glad to see this group. I am a partner at a firm in LA. If you have any questions I will try my best to answer. Best regards.

like

Where can I buy masks in the DC area? Preferably Moco and DC

like

New to Fishbowl?

Download the Fishbowl app to
unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.
That was just a preview…
Sign Up to see all discussions
  • Discover what it’s like to work at companies from real professionals
  • Get candid advice from people in your field in a safe space
  • Chat and network with other professionals in your field
Sign up in seconds to unlock all discussions on Fishbowl.

Already a user?
Login here

Share

Embed this post

Copy and paste embed code on your site

Preview

Download the
Fishbowl app

See what’s happening in your industry
from the palm of your hand.

A phone with Fishbowl app

Send download link to your phone

OR

Scan your QR code to download
Fishbowl app on your mobile

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Messaging rates may apply

Download app

Sign up for free to view this conversation on Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Already have an account? Log in

Sign up for free to continue using Fishbowl

By continuing you agree to Terms of Use(New) and Privacy Policy(New)
Messaging rates may apply

Already have an account? Log in

For account settings, visit Fishbowl on Desktop Browser or

General

Legal