I don’t there is a great parallel for business other than when your confidence is up, and you are well prepared, you are unbeatable. Similarly if your confidence is down, you are unwinable.
Anyway, Bill Daring calls from the UK. “Bill, so… I don’t follow the cricket, how are your boys doing?” – knowing full well the Aussies had completely thrashed their lads here in Australia.
“That guy, Mike Hussey – that we played golf with – he did very well….”
“What? When did we do that?”