Had a great meeting today. Frankly, I kicked ass.
I've never been a fan of public speaking but now, somehow, I've found myself in the bizarre position of making presentations in large conference rooms to strangers. Something I've pretty much spent my life avoiding. I still hate the idea but I'm less nervous each time. I guess it's all about practice. That and a comment from a former boss who advised me to remember "They're just people." It's so absurdly simple but remembering that helps each time I walk into a room to do my thing. They're just people, no better, no worse than me.
This is how I felt after the meeting: