Into the Storm

Lessons in Teamwork from the Treacherous Sydney to Hobart Ocean Race

 Into the Storm

Author: Dennis N.T. Perkins
Pub Date: November 2012
Print Edition: $24.95
Print ISBN: 9780814431986
Page Count: 288
Format: Hardback
e-Book ISBN: 9780814431603

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"Perkins weaves an extraordinary tale of great leadership and team work... Ultimately it’s a book about human endeavour and well worth a read." --Marinews

"The inspiring story of this team is very applicable for any team enviornment. Into the Storm is a fun read disguised s a business book." --Networking Insights

“…excellent lessons on how to form a team, manage a team and the team dynamics that work best, especially when faced with an extremely demanding challenge.” --Serve to Lead

Winner of the Small Business Book Awards from Small Business Trends 2013

"It’s a nail biting adventure story combined with practical advice on how to build a winning team – whether it’s in sports, business or life." --Hike Bike Travel

"…effectively telling a story of how leaders can survive and win when they apply certain skills even in the most adverse conditions." --BlogCritics

"Startups need teamwork entering the perfect storm." --Martin Zwilling,

"...allows you to learn valuable leadership lessons as well as enjoy a gripping tale of an amazing adventure." --LifeTwo

“If you enjoy books that employ tales of extreme adventure to teach business lessons, you will find a lot of value in Into the Storm." --800 CEO Read

"This book is one that you cannot put down… I really liked the format - captivating adventure followed by lessons.” --CEO Blog

“Perkins has created a valuable and engaging guide for any team trying to navigate the treacherous waters of its own corner of the business world.” --Risk Management magazine

 “The thrilling story… is alone worth the time of reading this book but a reader is also treated to insightful leadership strategies…” --Enter Stage Right

"There are many books on building teamwork, but very few are as interesting and as effective as Into The Storm." --Inland Empire Business Journal

“Into the Storm is a truly great tale and wonderful read.” --Mainsheet, newsletter for San Diego Yacht Club

“ in lessons for anyone tasked with maintaining smooth, effective teamwork and delivering winning results in the unpredictable, turbulent waters of today's business environment." --Eric Jacobson, Leadership Blogger

“And while this is an epic story with great life lessons, it has plenty of intellectual capital, too.” --Life Insurance Selling

“…a heart-stopping tale of incredible teamwork…and the power of teamwork to prevail over uncertainty, adversity, and formidable competition.” --Guerrilla Project Management

“Anyone skippering a boat should buy this. Anyone involved in running a business should do likewise. I highly recommend it.” --Australian Sailing + Yachting Magazine

"… Perkins and Murphy draw up a list of strategies for 'teamwork at the edge' in sharing the burdens and, in the end, the rewards." --In the Black magazine

A Winner in the 2013 Small Business Book Awards in Leadership

"It is one of the most enjoyable team-building books I've read in a while…effective, compelling, and enjoyable..." --Facilities Manager

“…a clear and concise examination of the most effective team building principles for navigating successfully through times of crisis and adversity." --Blog Business World

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