Surfing

Why Surfing is a Great Vehicle to Teach Vulnerability and Leadership

Why Surfing is a Great Vehicle to Teach Vulnerability and Leadership


Vulnerability is a key to growth. We can only grow when we are willing to allow ourselves to be vulnerable and to push outside our comfort zones. This is a tough concept for successful people to embrace. Success tends to expand the comfort zone and makes people increasingly reluctant to exercise vulnerability.

Casting a Positive Aura- Leadership Lessons From Aura Boulton

Casting a Positive Aura- Leadership Lessons From Aura Boulton

Aura Boulton is a positive force at LeaderSurf.  As a lead surf instructor her positive energy is very contagious and she brings out the best in the program participants.  We sat down with Aura to learn more about her and where she draws her positive energy from.

Back To Reality: Lessons Learned From A Week In Another World

Back To Reality:  Lessons Learned From A Week In Another World

Shifting perspectives changes one's reality.  A week in Nicaragua leading the LeaderSurf program changes me as a person, always for the better.  Lessons learned.

The Power of Experiential Leadership Development

The Power of Experiential Leadership Development

Forget the classroom, experiential leadership development delivers the results your organization demands.  it takes courage to invest in a non-traditional approach to leadership development, but the reward is a progressive organization with ready now leaders.

LeaderSurf Participants Link Learning to Surf to Leadership

LeaderSurf Participants Link Learning to Surf to Leadership

The premise behind LeaderSurf is that learning a new physical skill like surfing requires the learner to push outside their comfort zone and into the learning zone.  We ask our participants to reflect on the program and the tie between learning to surf and leadership.  Here is what they had to say.