Hi there - <30 minority female founder of tech retail start-up preparing for series A round. Business is going well, but struggling to find the right mindset and “no f given” typical-entrepreneurial confidence. Imposter syndrome creeping on. Hoping to connect with a mentor or someone whose walked a similar path and share some experiences. Know anyone?

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Sometimes being vulnerable can be a superpower that works in your favor. Everyone leads differently. Those that are most human can be the most inspiring and motivating. Don’t try to mold yourself into some prototype that isn’t naturally you. Be confident in your capabilities and what you and your company will grow into. Not in a position to mentor you but rooting for you!

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That’s amazing 👏🏼 Graduated a 2 years ago with a Bachelor of Commerce in Entrepreneurial Management feel free to DM + have 10 years in Human Resources more than happy to help ☺️being a female in any industry can be challenging but it will all work out at the end of the day!!!

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Love how far you have come and also your awareness to reach out as you feel the imposter syndrome creeping in! As a certified mastery methid coach I support individuala clear the fears, doubts and limiting beliefs that create the experience you're having now. I have capacity on my calendar in the next few weeks if you'd like support. I'd be willing to create a complimentary coaching session if it would serve you. Dm me if you're interested!

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I can relate. I run a business and even though I completely believe in what I do, I can feel inauthentic when I get into sales mode.
I can tell you the thing to do. Lol. Be authentic. Speak from who you truly are and do not try. But to actually do this, for me, takes practice in getting into my self care and get in the zone.

Anyway, would love to connect but guess I can’t DM yet. Know you’re not alone. 💜

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Try Tiffany Dufu

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It’s a real struggle. Always finding myself, trying to become a less authentic version of myself to more of what I think people expect of me. And it’s failing, making it worse. Recently tried to pitch in my alpha male co-founders style (a great sales guy) and miserably failed.

All your feelings are valid and common among founders! Feel free to DM if you still need to chat with anyone or want to be connected to other young female founders.

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