Imposter syndrome is such a common phenomenon that about 70% of people experience it in their lives. It typically refers to the feeling of being a “fraud” despite accolades and achievements proving one’s expertise.
This is my first blog post and I certainly feel like a fraud. Just like many first-time entrepreneurs, I don’t even have impressive accolades in my field. I’ve been an engineer at Amazon and the first employee at a (now) seed-stage company.