Duck Syndrome, which sees you appear calm and collected on the surface but stressed out and anxious underneath, is affecting increased numbers of students
Can 'Duck Syndrome' Help Explain College Suicides? // NYMag
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At Stanford, it’s called the Duck Syndrome. A duck appears to glide calmly across the water, while beneath the surface it frantically, relentlessly paddles.
When entrepreneurship wasn’t as effortless as I first thought, I felt like I’d failed.
For those of you not in the know, to ‘glo up’ is something akin to the old ugly duck syndrome, a transformation from awkward, gangly teen to smoking hot in your senior years.
I don't want to be a duck and neither should you. Duck Syndrome fosters unrealistic expectations for success and devalues the hard work we're all doing.