Climb the Peaks Challenge
<ul><li>How did this come about? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, I came to work one day… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>And would you know it, another queue for the lift! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>I hate queuing for the lift! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>The only other option is the stairs… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>But I don’t like climbing the stairs. They’re boring… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>So what can I do to make climbing the stairs more interesting and exciting? </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>Hmmm… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
 
<ul><li>I‘ve got it! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>What if I treated the stairs… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>…like a mountain?! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>And right then and there, the stairs changed before my eyes! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
 
 
<ul><li>Yep, there was no escaping it: the stairs had become a mountain to me! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>I had to climb them! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>So what on earth does this have to do with you? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, from that moment on, I thought everyone wo...
THIS MOUNTAIN!!!
<ul><li>No, not the Paramount mountain… </li></ul><ul><li>…EVEREST! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
<ul><li>So what is the plan? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, I did some measuring… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
 
<ul><li>And it turns out that: </li></ul><ul><li>There are 149 steps </li></ul><ul><li>Each step is half a foot high </li>...
<ul><li>Now, if we apply those calculations (bear with me) to some of the biggest peaks on each continent… </li></ul><ul><...
<ul><li>It would take: </li></ul><ul><li>Over 42 weeks to climb the equivalent of Mont Blanc! </li></ul><ul><li>And about ...
<ul><li>That’s WAY TOO LONG! </li></ul><ul><li>Instead, I propose we do it in 3 teams! </li></ul><ul><li>Project Developme...
<ul><li>At the end of every week, just email me how many times you’ve walked up the stairs! </li></ul><ul><li>I’ll put it ...
<ul><li>Who’s up for it? </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
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  1. 1. Climb the Peaks Challenge
  2. 2. <ul><li>How did this come about? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, I came to work one day… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  3. 4. <ul><li>And would you know it, another queue for the lift! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  4. 6. <ul><li>I hate queuing for the lift! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  5. 8. <ul><li>The only other option is the stairs… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  6. 10. <ul><li>But I don’t like climbing the stairs. They’re boring… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  7. 12. <ul><li>So what can I do to make climbing the stairs more interesting and exciting? </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  8. 14. <ul><li>Hmmm… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  9. 17. <ul><li>I‘ve got it! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  10. 19. <ul><li>What if I treated the stairs… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  11. 21. <ul><li>…like a mountain?! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  12. 23. <ul><li>And right then and there, the stairs changed before my eyes! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  13. 27. <ul><li>Yep, there was no escaping it: the stairs had become a mountain to me! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  14. 29. <ul><li>I had to climb them! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  15. 31. <ul><li>So what on earth does this have to do with you? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, from that moment on, I thought everyone would enjoy climbing a mountain. </li></ul><ul><li>But not just any mountain! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  16. 32. THIS MOUNTAIN!!!
  17. 33. <ul><li>No, not the Paramount mountain… </li></ul><ul><li>…EVEREST! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  18. 34. <ul><li>So what is the plan? </li></ul><ul><li>Well, I did some measuring… </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  19. 36. <ul><li>And it turns out that: </li></ul><ul><li>There are 149 steps </li></ul><ul><li>Each step is half a foot high </li></ul><ul><li>That’s 74.5ft every time you walk them! </li></ul><ul><li>Or 372.5ft a week! </li></ul><ul><li>That’s quite a lot. </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  20. 37. <ul><li>Now, if we apply those calculations (bear with me) to some of the biggest peaks on each continent… </li></ul><ul><li>Mont Blanc is 15,782ft high </li></ul><ul><li>Kilimanjaro is 19,340ft high </li></ul><ul><li>Everest is 29,035ft high </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  21. 38. <ul><li>It would take: </li></ul><ul><li>Over 42 weeks to climb the equivalent of Mont Blanc! </li></ul><ul><li>And about a year and a half to climb the equivalent of Everest! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  22. 39. <ul><li>That’s WAY TOO LONG! </li></ul><ul><li>Instead, I propose we do it in 3 teams! </li></ul><ul><li>Project Development and Employment & Skills </li></ul><ul><li>Commissioning and Operations </li></ul><ul><li>Economic Strategy </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  23. 40. <ul><li>At the end of every week, just email me how many times you’ve walked up the stairs! </li></ul><ul><li>I’ll put it in a super-duper spreadsheet calculation matrix. </li></ul><ul><li>BAM! We see how far each team has got! </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge
  24. 41. <ul><li>Who’s up for it? </li></ul>Climb the Peaks Challenge

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