academia, academics, career change, coaching topics, DIY coaching, Imposter syndrome, Purpose, Self-reflection

Imposter syndrome and research

"Did you know that you have more citations in the 2 years since you left academia than in the previous 5 years?" My thoughts went: 1. "wait what?" (it's true according to Google Scholar) 2. "well that's because I was working with some fantastic people in the last couple of years on some very relevant… Continue reading Imposter syndrome and research

Coaching case studies, coaching topics, Imposter syndrome, Learning and Growth

Imposter Syndrome

Many of my coaching clients want to talk about their confidence to carry out their role. They use phrases such as "I'm a fraud", "I'm going to be found out" - which tells me that they are troubled by "imposter syndrome" as well as possibly a lack of confidence. Imposter syndrome is something I know… Continue reading Imposter Syndrome