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Overcoming Slump with Glenn Maxwell

Who would have thunk it? Career advise from a sportsman that makes sense (to a non-sportsperson).

T20 Player of the Year, Glenn Maxwell sums it up nicely. Apply these inspirational words of wisdom as necessary to your own; day, life, writing project, sporting event...I did.

Maxi's Top Tips:
Play to your strengthsPrepare earlyBe patientBe brave - don't be intimidatedTake the initiative - be confident and look for opportunitiesAvoid over analysis- don't over think things, it can distract you from getting the little things right.Take things slowly - try to stay relaxed and don't rushStay positiveBe selective Keep your eye on the ball - don't lose sight of your goalsPRACTISE
‘Sometimes if you concentrate only on trying to do big things, you end up forgetting the small stuff that’s really important.’
  Wise words, Maxi. I think I have a new hero... If you want to discover more about   Glenn Maxwell or his cricket inspired series of mid-grade novels for kids, check out my r…