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The Empress Has No Clothes by Alexander Kopelman, Joyce M. Roché

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AfterwordStrategies for Confronting the Impostor Syndrome and Embracing Success

My motivation for writing this book was the wish to help people, especially those in early or mid-career, to overcome impostor fears and embrace their accomplishments and success. I hope that my story and insights, and those of the wonderful folks who shared their experiences in the book, have reassured you that you are not alone and have given you some concrete ideas for beginning to challenge the voices that whisper that you are not good enough and don’t deserve to be where you are.

To assist you in developing your own strategies for confronting impostor fears, I have summarized here the tools that the many people with whom I have now spoken about the impostor syndrome ...

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