Lynne Cox is an acclaimed adventurer, celebrated long-distance swimmer, and bestselling author of South with the Sun. She was named one of the "Notable Women of the Year" by Glamour Magazine and is a dynamic motivational speaker.
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"Part personal memoir and part a recounting of earlier voyages of discovery, Cox weaves together her own experiences, including a flight to the South Pole, with those of the earlier explorers, and relates interesting anecdotes about the people who helped her on her quest." –Kirkus Reviews
Lynne Cox draws upon her own experiences to teach how to reach beyond the individual and harness the strength of the team. Every success Lynne Cox has had required a dedicated team. Through her own example she shows how to select the perfect team and how to inspire, encourage them to problem solve, and how to combine strengths, and mental agility to achieve great goals.
Lynne Cox’s success is based on achievements others said were impossible. She discusses the ways to create goals; how to do the research; ways to overcome, rethink, rework, and adapt to challenging situations and obstacles. Describes the hero's journey, she demonstrates how your company or group can achieve objectives in exciting new ways.
Lynne Cox’s life is an example of sustained success. At age 15 she first swam the English Channel and broke the men's and women's world records. By the time she was in her 40's she swam in 32 degree water to the shores of Antarctica. She is still going strong. Lynne Cox explains how you can build upon your achievements and reach beyond your accomplishments. Lynne Cox believes that once success is attained it is simply a stepping-stone to the next great adventure as exemplified by her own life and that of the great polar explorers.