The Shackleton Adventure:
A Journey of Leadership through Crisis,
Survival and Success™
Adventure-based Assessment, Teambuilding and Leadership
Would you respond to this advertisement?
"MEN WANTED FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS."
That was the help wanted ad Ernest Shackleton placed while in search of a crew for his 1914 expedition to Antarctica. It was an ad nearly 5,000 applicants (including three women) found irresistible.
Shacklton selected twenty-eight men who answered the ad and began a twenty-two month trial of wind, ice, snow and endurance.
Does your group have the skills -- leadership, team building, communication to get them through a single-day simulation of Shackleton's Adventure?
What can I expect?
This day-long adventure on San Francisco Bay takes you
into the amazing true-story of the Endurance and
Both on and off the water, you
will explore relevant and applicable lessons in leadership
and teamwork including how to:
- Develop a shared vision to create alignment
- Identify your individual leadership strengths
and how to assess your team.
- Lead during times of change.
- Foster team work and team trust.
What will m,y group learn?
Shackleton’s leadership style and the lessons learned
through this adventure are vitally relevant in today’s
environment of challenge and change. You will learn and
explore the five key traits credited to
Shackleton’s success as a leader.
- Effective Communication
- Leading by Example
- Attention to Health & Wellness
What makes this unique?
Putting yourself inside the true story of these 28 sailors
will keep you engaged like no other leadership or professional
development program you have ever experienced. You
will be captivated as you learn new ways to be a more effective
leader and team member in today’s changing workplace.
The combination of 29 years of sailing expertise,
world-class leadership facilitation provided by Repario , and an incredible story make this a powerful and
unforgettable leadership adventure. You will sail a historic
schooner and smaller vessels on San Francisco Bay. You will
live Shackleton's story and explore a proven leadership
model that can produce powerful results for your own
business or team.
Who should take the voyage?
Any leader that values an aligned, focused
and results-oriented team.
- Any group looking for an engaging and
fun way to strengthen their team.
- Any sailor who wants to understand the
powerful connections between seamanship and leadership.
- No prior sailing experience required.
The Story Basics:
In December 1914, the 144-foot sailing vessel Endurance,
left England and sailed into history under the leadership
of renowned adventurer, Sir Earnest Shackleton. The expedition
was to take them to the Antarctic continent, a goal which
they would be forced to change. Their ensuing journey
of crisis, survival and success is one of the most powerful
stories of commitment, hope and leadership ever known.
All Materials and Meals Including:
- New York Times Best Seller- Shackleton’s Way,
Leadership Lessons from the Great Antartic Explorer by
M. Morrell and S. Capparell
- PBS Nova Documentary: The Endurance - Shackleton's
Legendary Antarctic Expedition by Liam Neeson, Tom
McNeish, Drew De Carvalho, and John Blackborow (DVD)
- The Shackleton Leadership Workbook
- Embroidered Hat
- Continental Breakfast, Lunch and Après Sail Reception
- All sailing gear provided
795.00 per person
Call us today for more information and to secure your place
in this leadership adventure of a lifetime. 800-513-8759.