Wild Success: 7 Key Lessons Business Leaders Can Learn from Extreme Adventurers

  • 5h 41m 13s
  • Amy Posey, Kevin Vallely
  • Recorded Books, Inc.
  • 2020

Face every business challenge with the skills and spirit of an elite adventurer

Wild Success takes you on a thrilling ride into the world of extreme adventurers―extraordinary men and women whose hard-earned wisdom can be applied to any business situation.

Death-defying adventurers and business leadership experts themselves, authors Amy Posey and Kevin Vallely provide an inside look into an elite society of people who understand how to excel in the most challenging environments on the planet. The authors combine one-of-a-kind insights from the adventure world with innovative research from the field of neuroscience to provide powerful, proven-effective leadership lessons. Wild Success teaches you how to:

  • Identify your purpose as a leader
  • Build your resilience and your ability to adapt to change
  • Reframe your attitude to optimize your cognitive performance
  • Reach your true leadership potential with a growth mindset

Through seven leadership lessons, you’ll learn to see business challenges through the eyes of adventurers―from a surfer atop a monstrous 50-foot wave to a polar skier clawing across the Antarctic plateau to a wingsuit flyer defying death thousands of feet in the air.

Adventurers know better than anyone that unexpected obstacles and tough situations can force the most creative, innovative thinking. Become a leader of leaders by using the wild wisdom garnered by elite adventurers in the most extreme environments on the planet.

In this Audiobook

  • Chapter 1 - Cognitive Reappraisal: A Different Perspective
  • Chapter 2 - Grit: The Passion to Prevail
  • Chapter 3 - Growth Mindset: Sitting Still Means Going Backward
  • Chapter 4 - Purpose: Finding Your Spark
  • Chapter 5 - Innovation: Big Dreams and Big Struggles
  • Chapter 6 - Resilience: Bouncing Forward
  • Chapter 7 - Personal Sustainability: Building Balance


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