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Folau's actions impact on others

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OPINION: Sometimes I'd like to dye my hair purple, wear sparkly green tights and sing loudly in the street.

But I don't - y'know why?

It would impact badly on my reputation or, as marketers call it, my personal brand.

But even more importantly to me than that, my inappropriate behaviour would impact on the reputation of those around me.

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My kids would be shamed, my husband embarrassed, my clients wouldn't work with me and my fellow board members would rightly claim I was damaging their organisation's brand.

I'd love to do and say as I please, but by committing to jobs, clients, boards and........

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