The Ten Essentials (Part 2)

Last week I introduced the idea of "Ten Essentials" for surviving the business world, a modification of the Ten Essentials list used by the Boy Scouts of America¬†and other outdoor adventure groups. As a quick review, the first five items on the list are: 1. Clearly defined goals and a strategy to meet them. 2. … Continue reading The Ten Essentials (Part 2)

The Ten Essentials (Part 1)

For the past two weeks, while you read about tightrope walkers Jean Francois Blondin and Karl Wallenda, I was backpacking around north central New Mexico with a bunch of Boy Scouts. We were at Philmont Scout Ranch, a high adventure base covering approximately 214 square miles of the Sangre de Cristo range of the Rocky … Continue reading The Ten Essentials (Part 1)