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  • Sarah Lyall-Neal PsyD

Three Reasons You Should Stop Comparing Yourself To Others

Updated: Nov 11, 2020

Have you ever looked around at your colleagues and wondered how they all seemed to have it together more than you? I have. I'm going to take a guess, since you clicked on this post, you have too. Many of us experience a phenomenon known as imposter syndrome. We believe that everyone else knows what they are doing and we are just making it up as we go. Due to the imposter syndrome fallacy many people live in fear of being "found out." We harbor an underlying belief that we are going to be faced with a situation in which our incompetence will be brought out into the open. This fear, this anxiety, is what keeps us from reaching our full God given potential.