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How 'Forbidden Planet' Cured My Imposter Syndrome

Come with me on an adventure with a heroic robot, a mad scientist, a spaceship captain, and our monster, imposter syndrome. Let me share how a sci-fi movie from 1956, starring Leslie Nielsen, taught me how to recognize imposter syndrome not as the monster hellbent on ruining my romance with an ever-evolving development ecosystem, but as a tool to prevent burnout.

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