I spent the first two years of my content strategy career trying not to freak out. Every day was full of terror: what thing that I’ve never done before and have no idea how to do would I have to do next?
This year, things got better. My blood pressure went down a bit. I’ve done this stuff before, I know what to expect. I don’t think the impostor syndrome-fuelled terror will ever totally disappear, but this year I got to focus on refining my work and processes (instead of just trying to survive the day). Here’s what I learned.