Leading Business: At The Bottom Of The World

Leading Business: At The Bottom Of The World

3 Degrees C.  Almost tropical compared to conditions faced by Shackleton.  A UK chilly winter morning reminder of the decision, almost 103 years to the day, ‘it was better to be a living donkey than a dead lion’;  winter clothing layers were required. Shackleton’s circumstances were different, having ventured furthest towards the South Pole than [...]
A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.17 – Wilderness Survival Skills School

A Series: Outside the Box – Those That Draw Beyond Confines No.17 – Wilderness Survival Skills School

"A man raised in one part of the desert would know its flora and fauna backwards. He knew which plant attracted game. He knew his water. He knew where there were tubers underground. In other words, by naming all the 'things' in his territory, he could always count on survival."  A line from Bruce Chatwin’s,  [...]