Premium Content The Impostor
by Anonymous - October 10, 2007
Tell us about a time when you overcame an obstacle.
I couldn’t find the elevator button. Minutes away from my first big meeting, my first real taste of corporate America, and the elevator seemed determined to snatch away my moment of glory. I tried to maintain my self-assured countenance, practiced tirelessly in the mirror the night before, but when a smartly dressed man merely stretched his hand…
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