Encouraged by this myself today! Teamwork makes the dreamwork!
The Mountain Way
From John Maxwell’s ‘Laws of Teamwork’
Mount Everest, as many of us would know, is the tallest mountain above sea-level in the world. It is a majestic, formidable work of God that has stood unconquered for thousands of years, not until a unique pairing of a Nepalese and a New Zealander came along. In any Everest climb, Tenzing and his fellow Nepalese porters, or Sherpas as they are still known, would, literally, be the arms and legs of the expedition team. Their job is to help carry tons of equipment up and down the Himalayas, ease the supply flow and set up camps at various inhospitable locations. During this historic ascent, Tenzing was the Sherpa leader. “Tenzing would have to hire between two and three hundred people just to get the supplies in the vicinity of the mountain.”
As the climbers inched towards the summit at every…
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