Don’t Sell Yourself Short

Monique Mills, MBA, PMP
2 min readJul 18, 2021

COMPETENCE ➡️ how well you do something

CONFIDENCE ➡️ how well you think you can do something

Big difference!

Some people substantially OVERestimate their abilities.
That's called the Dunning Kruger effect.

And our society labels those people as competent because of their confidence. But those 2 things ARE NOT the same.

However, there is a large group of brilliant people that highly UNDERestimate their own abilities.
And these…



Monique Mills, MBA, PMP

Serial Entrepreneur — Strategy — Engineer (EE) — Tech Startup Founder —President of SMB Acqusiitions at Focused Innovation Group — CEO of TPMFocus —#womaninSTEM