TED Speaker Reveals the Secret to Achieving the Impossible

Ben Saunders Blog Feature

World record-breaking polar explorer and repeat TED speaker, Ben Saunders, enthralls audiences as he shares lessons-learned from his transformative journeys across the North and South Pole. Ben commands the stage; he incorporates visuals of the Arctic and Antarctic landscapes that few have ever seen before. Having championed this impossible feat, and the third in history to ski solo to both the North and South poles, audiences everywhere hang on his every word. To top it all off, Ben has a sharp sense of humor, creating a pleasant mix of motivation, inspiration, and laughter. 

More than just his historic journey, Ben turns what he learned through his grueling adventure into omnipotent advice. See below for his 4 key takeaways from the frozen deserts of the world: 

  1. Achieving the impossible. Ben Saunders looks at why “Impossible is just someone’s opinion.” Taking us with him on his treks across the Poles, he shares the keys to beating the odds and staying motivated even through challenges, risks, and setbacks. Watch his TED talk.
  2. Staying positive in times of uncertainty. Ben’s no stranger to uncertainty. His talks share stories of his treacherous expeditions and what he learned about staying positive and thriving in the most uncertain environments. Watch our quick video interview with Ben on how to do so.
  3. Turning ideas into action. Through his life-changing journeys across the North and South Poles, he shows audiences how to fully commit to a vision to maximize their chance of success and offers tips on training, preparedness, and teamwork.
  4. Managing change and adversity. From mental toughness and the importance of choosing the right team to understanding when to ask for help, Ben takes audiences through his high-stakes expeditions and highlights the right way to keep sight of your goals, manage change, and approach adversity.

See below for a insight into how Ben Saunders overcomes doubt in the most remote place on earth: 



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