SEVEN

Warning! Drama Approaching!

THREE LEADING INDICATORS

“Everybody has a plan until they get hit.”

—Mike Tyson

I get up most days with good intentions. I get up on the right side of the bed, have a positive attitude, and want to do good. I believe most people want to add value in the world. They want to feel confident about who they are. They want to help people become better. They want to be a person others can trust and count on.

And then life happens. Drama comes knocking. Others aren’t affirming, don’t even try to solve their own problems, and don’t follow through on their commitments. The invitations are everywhere: “Hey join the drama party!”

How do you know when you are on the verge of slipping into drama? How do you know it’s happening ...

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