Be Yourself, Everyone Else Is Already Taken. Authenticity — what is it, who has it, and how do you get it? ‘Merriam-Webster defines authentic as a quality of being genuine and worthy of belief. Hence, a person who is completely trustworthy is deemed to be authentic. Yet to be genuine requires a certain transparency, whereby others can witness the unfiltered personality, without any masking.’  WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE AUTHENTIC? Earlier in my career, I worked as a banker. Life in the bank is a rush of moment, you get in and out of office. You fit the corporateMore