Podcast #169 – Dunning Kruger and Imposter Syndrome

Hello and welcome to the Brain Software Podcast. This is episode #169 where we discuss all aspects of the Dunning-Kruger effect, and how to be a genuine imposter! So here we go...

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Introduction for Episode 169

Hey Scro! Here's a big hello from the Shyzzjigg Universe!

Yes, there's a face on Mars, and here under the brightness of Phobos and Deimos we want to remind you that even though we don't know what happened to that old tranquility we used to know...


So...hang in there, Pouch and fire up the Atavachron! We're just getting started...

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Show Notes for Episode 169

  • Tumeric or Turmeric? You decide...
  • Correction! The comic in the Waffle House story is Jim Gaffigan!
  • The Dunning Kruger Effect leads to Imposter Syndrome...
  • Unconscious incompetence: You don't even know that you don't know!
  • Then you become aware that a subject exists...
  • Then we learn about it, but think we know everything there is to know about the topic...Dunning Kruger Effect!
  • Then you learn a lot more and think you're an imposter!
  • The we keep learning and become actual experts!
  • The Quantum Theory of learning...
  • Forensic hypnotists almost never have to give evidence in court...
  • What is a master, but a master student? - Neil Peart
  • We are huge fans of Lori Hammond!
  • Ego states are parts, or subpersonalities
  • We use the same 5 to 15 ego states most of the time
  • Ego states can be conflicted with each other
  • The strongest part will become Executive!
  • The key is to have the best state for the job Executive when you need it

     And now a report from Brado in Hypno-North, Meaford Ontario!

  • Catalepsy is balanced tonicity between agonist and antagonist muscles
  • Catalepsy is great for super-analytical people! We love the Jacquin Power Lift...
  • The pen catalepsy method works well online! Remember to preframe...

Empowering Questions:

Ask yourself...how is the Dunning Kruger effect happening in your life...and what are you going to do...to take your knowledge...all the way through the Imposter Syndrome...to true mastery?


Sault Ste Marie Ontario and Tony Chipman

Ending: The Vinegar Song

Important Links and Reminders:

  1. The agree and repeat process video training is here, and it's free.
  2. This is our free video course on conversational hypnosis.