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Impostor Syndrome: Not Just a Women’s Problem

The following is an excerpt from my book Presence: Bringing Your Boldest Self to Your Biggest Challenges (Little, Brown, & Co., 2015). Psychologist Pauline Clance, the founder of the concept that’s come to be known as “impostor syndrome,” and many others studying it, initially believed that the condition was unique to high-achieving women, reasoning that […]

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Civility in Science Is Not a Luxury. It’s a Necessity.

by Amy Cuddy, originally posted to Twitter on October 22, 2017 I’m glad that today’s New York Times Magazine article has shed light on some of the dynamics that are playing out in my field and likely in other sciences. The article exposes the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the intensity, frequency […]

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