Borrowed Credibility

Don’t have a track record yet? Just starting out or pivoting to a new interest or subject matter? That’s okay! Let’s talk about BORROWED CREDIBILITY. We see this all the time – from websites and book covers peppered with glowing testimonials, to podcast...

Imposter Syndrome vs. Discriminatory Gaslighting

I got to catch a NPR interview with Christy Pichichero, who is an author and professor of history at George Mason University, talking about the new term she coined – discriminatory gaslighting. In the segment, Christy explains that:   “…discriminatory...

Avoiding the Likeability Trap

In a recent podcast interview, I got to talk to two badass women about self-promotion and likeability came up. As we know, self-promotional women are still penalized for falling outside of gender norms. Even when we don’t consciously believe those norms. It’s called...