Impostor Syndrome Cost Me A LOT. 😞 How to Navigate Self Sabotage

Impostor syndrome, seen at all levels of life and business. It's real, and it can derail us. I'll share how it's derailed me, and what we can all do to combat this thing that could keep our dreams from coming alive.

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18 Comments

  1. Joshua DeLaughter on November 17, 2021 at 9:57 pm

    I bet nearly everyone who makes decent money experiences this at some point.

    • brettzel on November 18, 2021 at 1:28 am

      I’m broke, still happens.

  2. LoveLiveSave on November 17, 2021 at 9:57 pm

    Such a great point! Love your content! I can so relate to this as I’ve been struggling with this too. Keep being you Pat ❤️

    • LoveLiveSave on November 17, 2021 at 10:03 pm

      I’ve been fighting imposter syndrome for months. Struggling to be motivated to post content. But I recently bought your superfans book and it was the BEST decision I’ve made in months! You’ve woken me back up and made me remember why I started LoveLiveSave and how many people depend on me posting deals so they can save money for their families.

      By the way I’m also a HUGE Back to the Future fan, have been since I was a little kid 🙂

  3. Saint Germain on November 17, 2021 at 10:03 pm

    Appreciate this one and you Pat

  4. Marcelo Zuniga on November 17, 2021 at 10:04 pm

    Just on time Pat, I literally am going through this as I find your video. I consider this as a sign and validation that what I am doing is the right thing.

  5. Martin Hewlett's Calming Anxiety on November 17, 2021 at 10:07 pm

    Kinda needed to hear that tonight. Feeling overwhelmed with the enormity of what I am creating. Gathering a great team to help me now and am super excited for next year.

    • Learn Audio Basics on November 18, 2021 at 2:40 pm

      Keep crushing it Martin!

  6. A O on November 17, 2021 at 10:13 pm

    Pat, I’ve been listening to you for many years now, this one of the best messages ever! Although you always have been a great motivator with a positive mindset. Cheers!

  7. Dad level podcast on November 17, 2021 at 10:50 pm

    I suffer from this all the time. It doesn’t help battling depression either. But I have never looked at it the way you suggested in this video. I have good and bad days from time to time. My family and friends help pull me out of it. But it is always a struggle. Thanks for the Video, Pat. I needed to hear this today.

  8. Justin Allen on November 17, 2021 at 10:51 pm

    Needed this! I’m about to record an episode on my podcast @anxiousambition and have been struggling with this same thing as I’ve been prepping for season 2. Thanks Pat!

  9. Fabiano Pina on November 18, 2021 at 12:17 am

    You really are the man! I kinda wish impostor syndrome was my issue, mine is different, all my eggs are in one basket and there’s hardly any way to spread those eggs on 12-14 hour days. I think my only option is to hire someone but can’t afford to pay them and I have huge trust issues. Regardless, we all have our battles to fight. Just wanted to rant a bit

  10. Mark Pullar on November 18, 2021 at 12:55 am

    Rather like a life of oh well’s instead of a life full of what if’s. Love it.

  11. One Mic History on November 18, 2021 at 3:05 am

    I struggle with this ever single day, I have to tell myself get comfortable being uncomfortable.

  12. Naked Truth by Dr. Melanie on November 18, 2021 at 6:24 am

    This is so genuine and authentic. It comes at a good time for me, too! Thank you for sharing my Pat!

  13. Darren Meredith - Better Content Creators on November 18, 2021 at 12:45 pm

    Thank you Pat. This has been the talk I needed to hear today. I’m a Canva Certified Creative and looking forward to your session next week with us. Have been a super fan for a while now. So thank you.

  14. Richard Ortiz on November 18, 2021 at 2:39 pm

    Wow, Pat. I’m back! I used to listen to your podcast years ago and was always inspired. Then I stopped. Not sure why, but when I look back over the interim I can see that I stopped trying and thinking and dreaming and working toward my goals. Then the notification for this video popped up on my phone and I listened this morning as I walked my dog. You nailed it. I let impostor syndrome suppress my efforts. Thanks for the perspective and inspiration and thanks for consistently putting this message and these tips out there! Today, the life jacket reached me!

  15. Sheri Noble on November 18, 2021 at 4:06 pm

    Wow-the universe delivered! It is so needed this at this exact moment! Right now-by me “typing out loud”, my heart is pounding with angst. But your statements in this VID made me say to myself ” What is the risk?” I love how real you are in what you do, and how humorous you are! I am just starting out on my journey to a new path-to get “unstuck”, and your resources are amazing! I am in the process of gathering information and guidance but am twirling with it all and not knowing where else to go after I binge watch your vids. BUT-I love to learn-so here we go! Thanks for helping me not drown today. 🙂

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