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Imposter Syndrome: could we learn something from sports?


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At Neurotic Physiology today, I’m talking about Imposter Syndrome. What makes it strike, and how we might combat it. And I’m wondering if imposter syndrome might be able to learn anything from…sports. And most particularly, whether academia could benefit from actually acknowledging failure once in a while. Head over and check it out.

Scicurious About the Author: Scicurious is a PhD in Physiology, and is currently a postdoc in biomedical research. She loves the brain. And so should you. Follow on Twitter @Scicurious.

The views expressed are those of the author and are not necessarily those of Scientific American.





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