Beat Imposter Syndrome with Matt Upham

English Events

Thu, Aug 25, 2:00 PM (UTC)


Feeling unqualified for a quality developer career? Think you’re falling behind or can’t meet expectations? You, like many others, might be experiencing Imposter Syndrome. Find out how to defeat the doubt and achieve your dream career.

About this event

Think you’re unqualified for your dream job? Worried you don’t have what it takes for that next project? Do you beat yourself up for making simple mistakes? Or maybe you constantly feel like you’re falling farther and farther behind the next, hot framework or language?

You may be experiencing Imposter Syndrome. But guess what? You’re not alone. Imposter Syndrome is a phenomenon where someone doubts their skills, talents, or accomplishments and has a persistent internalized fear of being exposed as a fraud. 7 out of 10 people have felt like a fraud when dealing with a new challenge or bigger goal.

If you’re a software developer, chances are you’ve felt like an imposter at some point in your career. It’s not your fault! The field is evolving so fast, and the pressure to keep up with new technologies and tools is so daunting, it can make you feel like you’re constantly falling behind. With so much to learn it’s easy to feel overwhelmed.

Good news: Imposter Syndrome is a lot easier to manage than you think. In our upcoming workshop “Beat Imposter Syndrome with Matt Upham” you’ll learn the proven hacks and tips to help you defeat the doubt, including how to:

  • Manage Imposter Syndrome as a developer
  • Prevent Imposter Syndrome from affecting your career negatively
  • Understand the reality of the tech space and keep up with growing knowledge needs without feeling overwhelmed
  • Boost your chances of getting closer to your dream job


  • Matt Upham

    Steel Perlot

    Senior Software Engineer


  • Fabiana Godinez


    Senior L&D Specialist


  • Sofia Idoyaga


    Sr Comms & Event Planning Manager

  • Jose Dimas Lujan Castillo


    Sr Program Manager, DevRel & XP