Lessons from the ledge: Alison Levine at TEDxMidwest

After a long day that started at 5am, I made my way to the airport to catch an 11pm flight back home. As I waited to board the plane, I clicked on Alison Levine’s TED talk and, WOW, did it speak to me! Alison served as team captain for the very first American Women’s Everest Expedition, and her inspirational story about that experience resonated so strongly with me and my journey as an entrepreneur that I wanted to share it with you here:

From this video, I pulled the following key learnings and takeaways that I feel can easily be applied to the entrepreneur’s journey.



Ph.D. in molecular pharmacology and entrepreneur

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