How to Lead: Lessons From a Mountain Man


Last Updated on October 20, 2020

What do you do when a friend, business associate and mountaineering icon asks you to produce a video promoting his one-of-a-kind corporate speaking business? You do it. And whether you want to hire Chris Warner or not, we know you’ll be inspired by what he’s accomplished and learned on the world’s most dangerous mountains.

Warner is one of the world’s top elite mountaineers, one of only 9 Americans to summit both Everest and K2. He’s successfully led nearly 200 international expeditions through some of the world’s most hostile environments and is the founder and CEO of Earth Treks, a company that owns and operates one of America’s largest chains of indoor climbing center.

Warner is also a renowned leadership expert who specializes in building high-performance teams. He trains Fortune 100 executives, Super Bowl champions, covert ops teams for the U.S. Government and Wharton MBA students.

Find out how the lessons he’s learned surviving brutal conditions at the top of the world can be applied to your everyday life. He describes how your attitude and your behavior can be the key difference between success and failure in life.

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