Learning in Thin Air
by Scott Kress
Published July 2012
A life spent in the rarified air of high altitude provides for even greater adventures.
Follow Scott Kress’ journey from his first moves on the rock face to the top of the world! Through his inspiring story of triumph, challenge, determination, and sometimes failure, Scott suggests that we are all climbers, climbing our own mountains. By rising to the challenge of change and continuous improvement, he demonstrates how the lessons of life in the mountains are directly applicable to any and all personal and professional challenges.
In telling his story, he provides you unique guidance on how you can reach your own summit.
About Scott Kress
Scott Kress is an international keynote speaker and a highly accomplished leadership and team performance expert with clients that include American Express, Johnson & Johnson, Accenture and Citibank. He is an Executive MBA leadership instructor at the Rotman School of Management and the University of Edinburgh. Scott is also at home in the mountains having been a climber and guide for over 25 years, starting his career in the outdoors as an Outward Bound instructor. Not only has he mastered Mount Everest, he most recently summited Mount Vinson in Antarctica, making him one of an elite group in the world to climb the “Seven Summits.”