5. Revealed: Your Imposter Syndrome Profile
Here’s a short quiz to identify how you experience imposter syndrome in business. This will help us uncover how imposter syndrome is affecting you, your work and the way you navigate client relationships. Plus, what to look out for moving forward.
For each question, jot down (or store in your superhuman memory) which one feels most you.
1. You’re asked to speak on stage. Your immediate thought is:
a) What gives me the right?
b) They must’ve been desperate…
c) This will take soooo long to prepare!
2. You’ve been putting off something in your business because:
a) You’re scared you don’t know enough to share it
b) It may not perform as well as that last thing (which was probably a fluke)
c) If it’s not perfect, it’s not good enough (so it’s still not finished!)
3. For your business to grow, or your career to thrive, you feel you must:
a) Know more
b) Score another stroke of random luck
c) Get everything ready in a perfect plan (it doesn’t matter how long it takes!)