North Pole Tenderfoot: A Rookie Goes on a North Pole Expedition Following in Admiral Peary's Footsteps

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Clerisy Press, Feb 1, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 334 pages
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Why would Doug Hall follow in Robert Peary's 1909 sled tracks to the North Pole, despite the grueling terrain and temperatures between 15 and 62 degrees below zero? His goal was to resurrect the spirit of Peary's journey in a world increasingly driven by instant gratification, short term business focus, and lack of sustained dedication to great causes. Peary succeeded where some 578 expeditions before him had failed. North Pole Tenderfoot is Doug's attempt to let the reader experience what is possible when one does what Peary did: think big.

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Contents

Prologue Victoria Playhouse
11
Why Are You Going to the North Pole?
18
The Adventure Begins
27
Copyright

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Doug Hall has been hailed as “America’s #1 Idea Man” by CIO Magazine, A&E Top 10 and Inc Magazine. Doug is the founder and CEO of the Eureka! Ranch, a corporate innovation and research think tank. He is a leading practitioner & researcher in the field of marketing innovation leadership and is the author of numerous books including two national bestsellers: Jump Start Your Marketing Brain (Emmis Books) — a BookSense pick — and Jump Start Your Business Brain. Doug lives with his family in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Contributor residences (city, state or country if outside the US or Canada): Cincinnati, OH

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