Women Inspiring Leadership & Learning (W.I.L.L.) Topic: Imposter Syndrome And What To Do About It
Do you ever hear a little voice in your head saying, I'm not ready. It's already been done. I just got lucky. What will everyone think? Do I know enough to be here?? If any of these sound familiar, then you have been impacted by imposter syndrome. These fraudy thoughts influence how you show up in our career, from pursuing a promotion or starting a business to speaking up in meetings and sharing new ideas. The good news is you can do something about it!
In this interactive session we will discuss:
How imposter syndrome impacts us
Why we experience it
Practical tools to recover fast when doubt and imposter syndrome strike
Speaker: Heather Whelpley
Heather is a speaker and coach that guides women to get out of their own way so they can enjoy life while making a big impact in their career. Heather has led workshops on imposter syndrome, perfectionism, and creating your own rules for success with thousands of people at Fortune 500 companies like Deloitte, General Mills, and Boston Scientific, as well as non-profits and universities. She is currently writing a book on how high achieving women can let go of expectations and create their own rules for life. Prior to owning her business, she worked in leadership development and human resources at Cargill and Ameriprise for ten years. Heather has extensive global experience, including working in Australia and Latin America. She has a master's degree in Human Resource Development from the University of Minnesota and is a graduate of the Coaches Training Institute.