Life Lessons From the Olympics
John Furlong Keynotes - Keynotes by John Furlong are inspiring and come from a place of extensive experience. Furlong,...
Recalling his move to Canada, the speaker describes feelings of uncertainty and nervousness but explains how people's expectations and urgency to contribute acted as his rite of passage.
Stressing the life lessons learned during his olympic experience, John Furlong encourages individuals to have a vision in their life, to find courage in dealing with difficult situations and to live a good life with humility and perseverance.
Furlong believes that we all make mistakes, but that our value as people is defined by how we grow from our failures, seeing them as learning experiences instead of as setbacks.