Dr. Jeff Salz
Helps Create Effective Leadership
One of today's authentic adventurers and explorers, Jeff Salz has traversed many of the remaining blank spots on the globe. An expert in creativity in the face of adversity, Jeff is the 'leadership guru' for top management at such cutting edge organizations as Microsoft, eBay and Disney where he was the creativity consultant for the production team of The Lion King. A recognized television personality, he creates and stars in adventure specials for the Discovery, Travel and History channel.
Jeff provides the foundation for adventurous thinking in any organization. An authority on overcoming adversity, a 30-year veteran of adventuring and exploring with a Ph.D. in cultural anthropology and a Masters in experiential education, Jeff spent 10 years as a university professor. For the last 15 years, he has been safely guiding organizations through the turbulent seas of change, facilitating enhanced teamwork by helping them build 'cultures of vitality". Jeff's best selling book, The Way of Adventure, is a manual which assists organizations to keep the flame of adventure alive every day.
Through Jeff's keynotes and trainings audiences gain skills and insight around themes that include:
Easy times are our enemy - adversity is truly a gift - it wakes us up
The journey of change is ceaseless - the real challenge is to face it with a joyful heart
True success and vitality stem from the commitment to be the best you have ever been
Jeff's passion for our global similarities and thrilling adventure tales inspire audiences to, "see things they have never before seen... or see familiar things as they have never before seen them."
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Adventure of Change
During this presentation Jeff reveals his Six Steps to the Top - the lessons learned in over 30 years of exploration and expedition leadership. He gives audiences the tools they need to be adventurous in their work and life using stirring tales drawn from the legends, myths and personal lives of people he encountered in remote regions around the world.
With award-winning photography AND music, Jeff's presentation shows audiences how to redesign both their attitudes and their environments so their attitudes and their environments so they can face adversity with a sense of adventure!
Jeff Salz presents a unique perspective on adventure - not just the adventure that occurs in rarefied air - but the adventure that is ours everywhere, all the time. Jeff shows audiences how a sense of adventure can bring new meaning to our workplace and our lives...everyday!
He gives audiences the tools they need to be adventurous in their work and life using stirring tales drawn from the legends, myths and personal lives of people he encountered in remote regions around the world. With award-winning photography and music, Jeff's presentations show audiences how to redesign both their attitudes and their environments so they can face adversity with a sense of adventure!
Leading from the Inside Out
Timeless Certainties for Uncertain Times
Synthesizing ancient wisdom with contemporary cutting edge business models, Jeff inspires, enables and instructs you and your organization to create a culture of vitality and become the best you've ever been!
- Multi-media (photography, music, video)
In this presentation, world-class explorer, renowned anthropologist and philosopher, Dr. Jeff Salz, will take you on an exhilarating journey around the globe while providing:
a simple model for deep and lasting cultural change in your organization
a means for taking your professional and personal effectiveness to new heights
inspiration for your organization to truly excel.
Throughout this presentation, Jeff reveals simple and profound wisdom for expertly navigating today's increasingly complex and confusing world. In turbulent times the leader is the one with the map. Jeff provides you with that map. Drawing from over 35 years of living with and studying diverse cultures around the world, he guides you on a remarkable journey of discovery, uncovering universal 'best practices' for maximizing personal and professional effectiveness.
A unique half-day experience that incorporates the inspiration of a motivational keynote with the hands-on applicability and excitement of an interactive training. This event combines Jeff's skill as a seasoned presenter with the expertise of internationally recognized trainer, Chess Edwards.
Chess and Jeff Salz have been friends for over thirty years. They have climbed, explored and co-led expeditions around the world - from Latin America to the Himalayas, teamed together for journalistic assignments and instructed leadership and teambuilding seminars for organizations such as Disney, eBay, Accenture, McKinsey and Microsoft world-wide. Now they are now offering event that utilizes synergy like never before.
"When it comes to building effective leadership teams by connecting individuals through their highest values...Jeff Salz is superb!"
-Kevin Turner, COO, Microsoft, Inc.