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The Climb

A Leadership Fable About Navigating Challenging Change

Don Mcgrath


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The Climb is a leadership fable in which Chris Balmert, the CEO of the company is given the challenge to grow the company rapidly. He and his leadership team struggle meeting the challenge.Chris meets leadership coach and rock climbing guide, Don McGrath (also the author of the book), who takes the team on some rock climbing adventures, where they learn important lessons about fear, commitment, teamwork, and more.7 Keys to Navigating Change emerge from the story and are summarized by the author in the final chapter.

Authors Place Press, 9781628654486, 200pp.

Publication Date: March 15, 2018

About the Author

Don McGrath, Ph.D. has been a senior leader in Fortune 500 companies for over 20 years. He is also a trained rock climbing guide, and has completed difficult climbs all over the world. Don has combined his passion for leadership and his passion for rock climbing in The Climb, and looks forward to helping many corporate teams take on their big challenges.