Top Takeaways

Discuss 5 building blocks the U.S. Ski Team uses to create a connected team
Highlight the significance of personal philosophies, and workshop your own
Get your gears turning with the writing of a team code. We'll initiate this.

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The Winter and Summer Olympics hit America's mainstream media just once every four years. In a flash, they disappear from sight. It is in this out-of-sight world, when nobody is watching, where the winning teams are built and the champions are made. In this motivating Elective about the power of a connected team, Matt discusses leadership methods on the U.S. Olympic...

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Interactive Workshop

Best for employees who want to talk, connect, and engage in hands-on training.

Best for teams up to 60 people

Facilitated Learning

Best for employees who like to listen with some engagement and discussion throughout.

Best for teams up to 90 people

Lecture Followed by Q&A

Best for employees who like to listen, absorb and ask questions at the end. Can also be a keynote or speech.

Best for teams up to 120 people

Class Durations

Flexible class lengths to meet your team’s needs.


What People Are Saying About This Class

Amazing mix of inspiration + action + practice. Arguably the best Elective and most effective use of time that I've yet experienced.

More About Matt Whitcomb

Matt is the Head Coach for the U.S. Cross Country Ski Team. He began working with the team in 2006, and has coached it through four Olympics, where in 2018, Jessie Diggins and Kikkan Randall won a gold medal. The team hadn't won a medal at the Olympics since 1976. The team picked up another two medals at the Beijing...

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