What are you most insecure about with your work?

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My interactions with other people. It’s hard to convince myself it’s mostly just in my head, but I think people can sense my anxiety over it

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That ultimately it won’t get made, because it almost never does

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That great ideas will get killed Bc of internal politics

Presenting the work .. or what they call it “selling it” I get so nervous and I know it’s very important

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