How to Build Confidence and Elevate Performance - Conrad Doucette

In Chapter 4 of 21 in his 2011 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, musician and Takka Takka drummer Conrad Doucette answers "When Are You at Your Best?"  Doucette shares how he achieves his best when he is confident in what he undertakes or does.  He compares it to letting go, being in the moment without subconscious preparation or worrying.  He notes how it comes by practicing, rehearsing, and surrounding himself with the right elements.  Doucette is the drummer for the Brooklyn-based band Takka Takka.  He also performs with The National, Okkervil River, and Alina Simone.  When not performing, Doucette works as a copywriter, blogger, and digital media producer.  He has worked at Blender, Fuse TV, and  Doucette earned his BA in History from the University of Michigan.