Dan Waldschmidt

by Dan Waldschmidt

January 11, 2018

[Bonus] Why Success Needs to Hurt First.

In 1930, the 23 year old Freddie Chapman led a British expedition to Greenland.  He experienced such ferocious cold that he lost all his finger and toenails.  He got lost at sea and spent 20 hours in a kayak.  During one exploration he fell into a deep gash in a glacier and just barely saved himself by holding onto the handles of his dog sled – pulling himself hand over hand back to the top.  At the end of this exploration, he was one of only 3 people who made it out alive.

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About the author

Dan Waldschmidt

Dan Waldschmidt doesn’t just talk about leveling up. He’s obsessed with it. He's set records as an ultra-runner and been the personal strategist for the leading business leaders of our time. He wrote a book, called EDGY Conversations that accidentally became a worldwide bestseller and continues to share his insights from the stage as a keynote speaker and on the blogs and podcasts you will find here. Most days, you'll find Dan heads-down, working on breakthrough strategies for his clients at EDGY Inc, a highly-focused, invite-only, business strategy execution company based out of Silicon Valley.