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Are You Your Biggest Cheerleader?

15 Aug 2016 8:47 PM - What are the stories you tell yourself? Do they support you to be your best, or leave you frozen and floundering, with lettuce in your teeth?

I was at a forum in my capital city, 1000 kilometres from my home, with property developers, mayors and other politicians.  I didn't know anyone else there and sat down to eat my lunch alone. As I munched on my salad sandwich, I heard someone say my name and turned around to see the State Premier talking to me.  I literally froze, with my sandwich halfway to my mouth.  But my mind was racing!

Why was the Premier talking to me?  What could I say to make me sound really clever?  OMG, have I got lettuce in my teeth?

Click here to read the full story on the Wild Oats website.