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St. Patrick's Lessons in Courage 

St Patrick was a slave around 400 AD who used fear as fuel to power a daring escape from slavery and eventually to change the world. There are some things about his courage, bravery and intelligence you might not know, and at least one thing about St Patrick's day you can use to win a pint at your local this march 17th!

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Lessons from Spring training - Fear & The Closer

There are two very intense and potential terrifying roles in baseball - the batter who can tie the game in the bottom of the 9th and the closing pitcher. David Aardsma was a 14 year MLB veteran who now leaders pitcher development for the Toronto Blue Jays. In this short video, he lets you into the mind of a closing pitcher and how he delt with the fear. His take might surprise you!

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The Bravest Man Alive - Col Joe Kittenger

I sat down with the world's bravest man, 89 year old Colonel Joe Kittenger (USAF RET) in Orlando, Florida to talk about what fear means to him, and what it was like to jump out of a hot air balloon at 100,000 feet; 52 years ago when cars were about as relaible as a toaster, and technology meant rotary dials and ringing bells.

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Talks at Google on Fear and Courage

Patrick was invited to the European HQ of Google in September and talk about the surprising power of fear. Here's the talk with a great Q&A at the end. 

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Topics: adventure, keynote speaker, fear as fuel, motivational speaker, google talks, patrick sweeney, fear guru, fearguru