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Did you ever thought: “Am I doing this right? Is this the right way I am going? Do I deserve what I get at the moment? Should I ask for a raise?” Then this talk is especially for you. I will give a brief introduction to the imposter syndrome and some techniques to escape the impostor zone.

Did you ever thought: “Am I doing this right? Is this the right way I am going? Do I deserve what I get at the moment? Should I ask for a raise?” Then this talk is especially for you. I will give a brief introduction to the imposter syndrome and some techniques to escape the impostor zone.

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JSConf Budapest - Impostor Syndrome, am I suffering enough to talk about it?

  1. 1. IMPOSTOR SYNDROME AM I SUFFERING ENOUGH TO TALK ABOUT IT?
  2. 2. DEV REL & FRONTEND DEV @9ELEMENTS RUHRJS CONFERENCE ORGANISER TWITTER: @MAGGYSCHE MADELEINE NEUMANN
  3. 3. IMPORTANT NOTE! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  4. 4. IMPORTANT NOTE! ‣ I am not a psychologist @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  5. 5. IMPORTANT NOTE! ‣ I am not a psychologist ‣ It’s the way I discovered for myself @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  6. 6. STEPS THROUGH MY LIFE MY STORY @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  7. 7. SCHOOL THE CREEPY LONER AT SCHOOL @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  8. 8. WHAT IS WRONG WITH ME? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  9. 9. WHAT DID I WRONG? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  10. 10. MY BEHAVIOUR MUST BE WRONG! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  11. 11. WORK THE NICE WOMAN - BUT NOT A REAL PART OF THE GROUP @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  12. 12. OPENTECHSCHOOL YOU BELONG HERE! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  13. 13. FRONTEND DEVELOPER PROGRAMM ALL THE THINGS! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  14. 14. FRONTEND DEVELOPER Time Things I've learnead @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  15. 15. FRONTEND DEVELOPER Time Things I've learnead @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  16. 16. FRONTEND DEVELOPER „I HAVE NO IDEA WHAT I AM DOING!“ „I DO NOT BELONG HERE!“ @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  17. 17. FRONTEND DEVELOPER WORK HARDER @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  18. 18. FRIENDS EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest - picture: @artbymoga
  19. 19. FRIENDS EVERYTHING IS AWESOME! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest - picture: @artbymoga
  20. 20. IMPOSTOR SYNDROME DISCOVER THE @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  21. 21. DOES EVERYONE OVERESTIMATE YOU? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  22. 22. DO YOU TEND TO DISCUSS YOURSELF? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  23. 23. YOU COMPARE YOUR ABILITY TO THOSE AROUND YOU AND THINK THEY’RE MORE INTELLIGENT THAN YOU ARE? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  24. 24. DOES THE FEAR OF FAILURE FREAKS YOU OUT? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  25. 25. DO YOU DECLINE YOUR OWN SUCCESS? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  26. 26. SOMETIMES YOU’RE AFRAID OTHERS WILL DISCOVER HOW MUCH KNOWLEDGE YOU REALLY LACK? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  27. 27. YOU ARE ONLY SUCCESSFUL, BECAUSE YOU WERE ON THE RIGHT TIME AT THE RIGHT PLACE? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  28. 28. YOU CAN’T UNDERSTAND THE COMPLIMENTS YOU RECEIVE? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  29. 29. YOU FEEL BAD WHEN YOU’RE NOT „THE BEST“ OR AT LEAST „VERY SPECIAL“? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  30. 30. YOU AVOID EVALUATIONS IF POSSIBLE AND HAVE A DREAD OF OTHERS EVALUATING YOU? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  31. 31. DO YOU FOCUS MORE ON WHAT YOU HAVEN’T DONE? @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  32. 32. 10 POINTS TO GRYFFINDOR! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  33. 33. SABOTAGE! I SABOTAGE MYSELF! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  34. 34. I AM NOT WORTH IT I AVOID TO ASK FOR A RAISE @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  35. 35. WORK WORK WORK WORK HARD @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  36. 36. TL:DL TL:DL @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  37. 37. THE IMPOSTER ZONE HOW DO I ESCAPE @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  38. 38. THE REASON WE STRUGGLE WITH INSECURITY IS BECAUSE WE COMPARE OUR BEHIND THE SCENES WITH EVERYONE ELSE’S HIGHLIGHT REEL @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  39. 39. STOP STOP STOP YOU AREN'T BORN TO LIVE A LIFE OF ANOTHER PERSON @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  40. 40. HEADACHE EVERYTHING IS ONLY IN YOUR HEAD! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  41. 41. HEALTHY LEARN TO BE A HEALTHY PERFECTIONIST @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  42. 42. ASK YOURSELF “WHAT WOULD I DO, IF I WAS NOT AFRAID?” @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  43. 43. HELP ASK FOR HELP @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  44. 44. TEACH MENTOR PEOPLE IN WHAT YOU’RE DOING @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  45. 45. YOU KNOW NOTHING… IT’S A GOOD THING TO KNOW, WHAT YOU DON’T KNOW @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  46. 46. TALK TALK TALK TALK ABOUT IT @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  47. 47. IT WILL BE EXPENSIVE FOR A COUPLE OF WEEKS BRIBE YOUR FRIENDS @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  48. 48. FAKE FAKE FAKE BEING WRONG, DOESN’T MAKE YOU A FRAUD @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  49. 49. FOCUS FOCUS ON PROVIDING VALUE AND WRITE IT DOWN @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  50. 50. COMPLIMENTS - AGAIN KEEP A FILE OF NICE THINGS SOMEONE WAS SAYING ABOUT YOU @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  51. 51. ACCEPTANCE STOP COMMENTING COMPLIMENTS @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  52. 52. QUALITY TIME TAKE TIME FOR YOURSELF @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  53. 53. QUALITY TIME TAKE TIME FOR YOURSELF @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  54. 54. TO BE AN IMPOSTOR SOMETIMES IT’S NOT THAT BAD @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  55. 55. OVERACHIEVER OVERACHIEVING @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  56. 56. SURPRISE SURPRISE PEOPLE WITH YOUR TALENT @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  57. 57. WHAT TO DO? I THINK MY FRIEND SUFFERS FROM IT @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  58. 58. DON’T! DO NOT TELL THEM! @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  59. 59. FEEDBACK FEEDBACK MATTERS @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  60. 60. FEARS TALK ABOUT YOUR OWN FEARS @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  61. 61. @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  62. 62. WE ARE ALL THE SAME EVERYONE SUFFERS FROM IT FROM TIME TO TIME @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  63. 63. WE ARE ALL THE SAME TO BE AN IMPOSTOR IS NOT THE EXCEPTION, IT’S A RULE AND EVERYONE SUFFERS FROM IT FROM TIME TO TIME @maggysche - JSConf Budapest
  64. 64. Thank you @maggysche - JSConf Budapest

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