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Perhaps We Shouldn’t Overcome Our Imposter Syndrome

The chaos of self-doubt is real. (Elias Hampp, Unsplash)

Over the past few months, I’ve joined a few new communities. I got a job working in venture capital as an early-stage investor. Along with this role comes the community of my new team, as well as the extended venture capital community of fellow non-partner investors. I joined a new book club focused on legal issues I care about. I started doing more freelance editing. Much to my chagrin, I accepted an…

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Leah Fessler

Leah Fessler

Investor at NextView Ventures. Journalist. Thinking about gender, equality, and pugs. Formerly at Chief, Quartz, Slow, Bridgewater Associates, Middlebury.

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