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ChrisJWilson
ChrisJWilson

Impostor syndrome goes away eventually. You just forget about it. The fastest way to get past it is probably to help other people.
- Imposter Syndrome by Brett Simmons

I like this idea. Worst case scenario you’ve helped someone out.

macgenie
macgenie

@ChrisJWilson "Help other people" is good advice, period.

ChrisJWilson
ChrisJWilson

@macgenie I completely agree!

toddgrotenhuis
toddgrotenhuis

@ChrisJWilson Agreed. Best way to further our own understanding and wisdom is to further others’!

ChrisJWilson
ChrisJWilson

@toddgrotenhuis not me! @brentsimmons just sharing! (And I agree!)

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brentsimmons
brentsimmons

@macgenie It’s amazing how often “help other people” is the answer. 👍

smokey
smokey

@brentsimmons @macgenie @ChrisJWilson That reminds me of the second clause of the Scout Oath:

to help other people at all times;

martinfeld
martinfeld

@ChrisJWilson @brentsimmons Instant favourite post, this one! I've been doing this as much as I can in my own work but hadn't really thought of it or expressed it this way. Thanks to both of you for writing/highlighting this.