You wouldn’t expect someone diagnosed with an anxiety condition to become a public speaking trainer but that’s exactly what my guest Lucas Mattiello did. He has struggled with anxiety and not just overcome it but made it his mission to help others do so to. He uses his experience of living with anxiety for 15 years, the self management tools he used to control stress, and his training as a certified professional coach to connect with his clients. Although Lucas is an internationally renowned trainer, does communications and stress management, and works mostly with people in a corporate communications or public speaking context he is no stranger to the media. He has been featured in Forbes and numerous news shows. He is a best-selling author and his corporate clients include Vancouver Coastal Health, BFL Canada and Cactus Club (one of my favorite places to eat when I’m in Vancouver).
Nobody’s a natural: Everything takes work. You didn’t get to the level of proficiency in your current sk