Wrestling With Yourself: Dealing With Impostor Syndrome in InfoSec presented at saintcon 2016

by Ethan Dodge,

Summary : In an age of incredible technological advancements intertwined with mounds of ambiguity in the workplace and an unpredictable future, it's easy to feel a lack of confidence. These feelings can often snowball and lead to feeling like you don't deserve what you've achieved. These sentiments are particularly evident in the tech industry and, while there is little official research, even more so in the security industry. In this session I will not "talk at you" but rather help facilitate a conversation exploring the problem, why it exists, and how we can make it better. Please come join and give your insight.