The leadership Lessons of Mount
From vision – through mission – to
results. Using the Mount Everest Expedition as focus case to
exemplify the challenges, demands, lessons and risk management in
achieving high goals.
famous Danish mountaineer and adventurer is the
35th woman to Summit
Everest. Lene Lives in Copenhagen, Denmark, where she lived during
her university years, receiving a degree in law from Copenhagen
University. She has also been accepted as a PhD researcher from
University of Edinburgh, in a study of Outdoor Management.
She currently operates
her own consulting business, Lene Gammelgaard Consult, ApS.
(development of human resources using wilderness as the learning
lab.) She also works as a professional lecturer and author. She is
often published in leading Danish and German newspapers and
magazines. She works to raise funds for the Lapka Sherpa Educational
Fund, which pays for education for daughters of deceased Sherpa
mountaineers in Nepal.
Lene was the first
Danish and Scandinavian woman to summit Everest via the South-East
Ridge Route route on May 10, 1996, a member of Scott Fischer's
Sagamartha Environmental Expedition. One of her books, published in
CLIMBING HIGH- A WOMAN'S ACCOUNT FROM EVEREST was printed in
1998, describing her experience during the devastating 1996 storm,
which took the lives of Scott Fischer and Rob Hall.
Everest case story - how to achieve unattainable goals using the
outdoors as learning-lab.
Building a vision, how to persevere till reaching a goal in spite of
How to change and motivate in organisational contexts.
How to develop flexibility as well as continuity to become
long-distance winners, as individuals and business participants.
Leading in adversity.
Lene can present in English, German
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