GA 135 | Lessons Learned in the Mud with Steve Kane

By Jessica Bush Updated on November 2nd, 2016

This week’s guest is Steve Kane, our Director of Customer Success. Steve recently participated in a Tough Mudder challenge and learned some lessons that have great applications to lean. An MP3 version of this episode is available for download here.

In this episode you’ll learn:

  • What a Tough Mudder is (4:14)
  • How Steve got through it (7:34)
  • The first lesson: Just Do It (8:59)
  • The second lesson: Focus (9:50)
  • The third lesson: Pace Yourself and Keep Going (12:48)
  • The fourth lesson: Hydrate and Nourish Along the Way (14:28)
  • The fifth lesson: Core Strength is Crucial (15:57)
  • The sixth lesson: Be Humble (17:50)
  • The seventh lesson: Servant Leadership (21:59)
  • The eighth lesson:Keep Your Eye on the Horizon  (23:06)
  • The ninth lesson: Commit to Overcoming the Challenge (26:32)
  • The tenth lesson: Yes it Hurts, Enjoy the Experience Anyway (30:31)
  • About motivation (34:14)

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