Joel Bothello: Who Is Most Susceptible to Imposter Syndrome?

It is surprising the kind of people who confess to suffering from imposter syndrome. Facebook’s Sheryl Sandberg, singer David Bowie, pro-athlete Serena Williams, and actress Tina Fey have all at one time or another, expressed this kind of doubt about themselves in public. But what if feeling like you’re faking it (and worrying that someone is going to figure it out) is not an individual problem, but something that has arisen out of the way we structure work and success? Organizational theorist and associate professor in management at the John Molson School of Business Dr. Joel Bothello spoke at The Walrus Talks Living Better in 2019.

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