Southcentral Foundation Core Concepts Training – Story Sharing

Why is story sharing so important? Fundamental to Southcentral’s ‘secret sauce’ is the art of story sharing. Katherine Gottlieb President/CEO highlighted to us the importance of story sharing in the development of relationships. She told us that story sharing helps us know one another in a much deeper way which ultimately provides for a richer…

Do bears and moose really come into the city???

When one of the locals asked me if I had purchased my bear spray I honestly thought they were joking with me! The truth is when visiting Alaska you need to be very animal aware even in the city! That, I have to say, just blew my mind. It was within the realms of possibility…

Discovering Downtown Anchorge

When I made the decision I was going to learn to Blog as part of my fellowship I had this somewhat romantic notion I would sit down each night and reflect on my day, recording my blogs as I went along. Three weeks later having emerged from major jet lag and an intensive itinerary, here…

The Countdown Has Begun!

I can’t quite believe i have two weeks to go before i set off on my once-in-a-lifetime journey to Alaska thanks to the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust through the award of the Churchill Fellowship. What a learning experience it has been already and to top it all off i have achieved my first objective –…