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“Pole! Pole”

We’ve all heard Aesop’s fable about the tortoise and the hare. The story in which a slow-moving tortoise eventually triumphs over his overly-confident challenger. In 2010 I encountered my own version of the tale while climbing the mighty Mount Kilimanjaro. One of the most emotionally challenging and physically strenuous things I have ever done, I […]

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Winning At All Costs?

It feels good to win. Winning delivers a sense of accomplishment. A desire to win can drive us to reach, and exceed our goals, and, in a competitive business environment, winning can be seen as a reward for all our hard work. But what about winning at all costs? When winning becomes more important than […]

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Is all the stuff really necessary?

In 2011, I joined 11 other people on a fundraising trek to Machu Picchu. A …

Who Moved My Camel?

“If you don’t like something, change it. If you can’t change it, change your attitude.” …


Big shout out for fellow adventurers to join the Patagonia trek Feb 2019 . Not one to be missed #makeithappen… https://t.co/T0GGCJ1wcG

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