Gifted? What to Say to Haters

Gifted? What to Say to Haters

Watch This Discussion on YouTube If you’re gifted, you’ve heard all of the demeaning terms that people like to use to describe us.  You’ve been called a know-it-all, a perfectionist, an overachiever, and just plain weird.  What’s the best way to reply to these frontal...
What Causes Impostor Syndrome?

What Causes Impostor Syndrome?

Do you have a nagging feeling that you’re not as smart as everyone thinks you are?  Are you pretty sure your gifted label is just a house of cards, ready to collapse as soon as everyone else catches on that you’re a fraud?  That’s called Impostor Syndrome, when you’re...
How to Reframe Feelings of Failure

How to Reframe Feelings of Failure

Regardless of whether we have actually failed, or we just feel like we failed because we haven’t achieved some unrealistic goal, the pain is the same. The first step in reducing that pain and diluting that shame is learning to reframe failure as an opportunity...
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