A Tale of Adventure Survival [and Leadership Lessons Learned]

I am violently pried from my zero degree sleeping bag at the crack of dawn.  The culprit is a gust of wind strong enough to blow the blockaded door of the storm shelter open, and along with it, bring several shovel-fulls of driving snow into my quickly devolving reality [What may look easy one minute could […]

Keeping Our Heads in a Crisis

‘Western’ school of thought: “Panic! Panic! Panic! Everything is out of control!” ‘Eastern’ school of thought: “Relax… Everything is out of control.”  How is it that there can be two, such different reactions to the same circumstances? We first need to come to grips with how our minds work: 1. Something happens (i.e., circumstances) 2. […]