The Power of Impostor Syndrome
Panel•with Padma Warrior
Impostor syndrome is a debilitating sense of self-doubt and fear that can hobble our dreams, careers, and lives. Bestselling authors Adam Grant and Luvvie Ajayi Jones confront this powerful phenomenon in their books, teaching us how to cope and learn from these feelings of inadequacy. Fable founder Padmasree Warrior hosted a special conversation with two great writers, sharing the tools we need to work harder and smarter when coping with impostor syndrome. If we face these overwhelming feelings, we can become better learners and more confident leaders. Click the image above to watch this one-of-a-kind discussion!You can read a complete transcript at this link.
About the eventThis event was held on Apr 6, 2021.
About the Panel
Adam is an organizational psychologist at Wharton, where he has been the top-rated professor for 7 straight years. He is an expert in how people find motivation and meaning and lead more generous, creative, and curious lives. His books have sold millions of copies, his TED talks have been viewed more than 25 million times, and he hosts the chart-topping TED podcast WorkLife. He has been recognized as one of the world’s 10 most influential management thinkers and Fortune’s 40 under 40, and he is a former magician and Junior Olympic springboard diver. His new book, “Think Again,” is a #1 New York Times bestseller.
Luvvie Ajayi Jones
Luvvie is a 2-time New York Times bestselling author, sought-after speaker, and podcast host. Her much-anticipated second book “Professional Troublemaker: The Fear-Fighter Manual” published in March of 2021 hit #3 on the bestsellers list in its debut week. Selected by Oprah Winfrey as part of her inaugural SuperSoul100 list as someone who “elevates humanity,” Luvvie embodies that purpose as co-founder of the #SharetheMicNow global movement and hosts her podcast “Professional Troublemaker,” where she has amazing conversations with incredible people who have committed to living life loudly, with courage and conviction.
Hosted by Padma WarriorPadmasree Warrior is the Founder, CEO and President of Fable Group Inc., a curated reading platform focused on mental wellness. She also serves on the board of directors of Microsoft and Spotify.