Cathy O'Dowd


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Cathy O'Dowd

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Cathy O'Dowd is a South African author and climber who now lives in Andorra, in the Pyrenees mountains. She was the first South African (of either sex) to climb Everest and the first woman in the world to climb Everest from both sides. She has been climbing for over 30 years. She is also passionate about ski mountaineering and rock climbing. She works as an inspirational speaker on the international corporate speaking circuit.

One Key Way Communication Breaks Down In Teams and What You Can Do About It


A year ago I reached the summit of Mount Logan, the highest peak in Canada. The most important lesson I learnt from that expedition was the vital importance of clear communication within a team.


“I know you think you understand what you thought I said, but I’m not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I me...

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