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Monday, April 13 • 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Workshop - Why the Secret to Talent is Grit

Do you believe talent is something that can be managed or taught? New research suggests talent is overrated, and that the ability to master a skill or reach peak performance comes down to whether someone has the grit to show up again and again, even after failure. 

Back by popular demand, New York Times best-selling author, Emmy-nominated filmmaker and college football analyst, Yogi Roth, takes us on a powerful journey to find our own inner grit. By the end of this session, you'll be standing on your seat, cheering and yelling for more. Come ready to discover something surprising about yourself, and take away techniques to increase the intensity of training in your organization. Beware: This session is only recommended to people able to handle an extraordinary, possibly emotional, experience. 

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Yogi Roth

@YogiRoth | | Adventure-preneur Yogi Roth has followed his curiosities to more than 20 countries, such as intense regions in the Middle East and Central Africa and relatively unknown nations such as Nepal and Laos, seeking unique stories. Most recently, Roth sailed around Cape Horn in South America, following the story of his great-great-great grandfather who sailed those same seas in 1858.   At the University of Pittsburgh, Roth... Read More →

Monday April 13, 2015 4:15pm - 5:15pm
Grand Ballroom J