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A journey of a Worrier to a Warrior | Colleen Lightbody | TEDxHyderabad
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Added Jun 24, 2016
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Have you ever heard about fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS)? Colleen takes us through a hard journey of her tryst with with this syndrome and how it changed her life forever, motivating her to do things differently. Hear Colleen unravel her story in her motivational talk on brain based learning systems and the puzzles of Neuro Leadership. This avid adventurer shows us how fulfilling and inspirational adventure can be and how she scaled almost every peak in the world and embraced life as it came her way.

After experiencing most of life’s significant challenges, Colleen turned her life around 10 years ago and now walks a journey inspiring others through her personal and professional achievements as a motivational speaker. Colleen is the Managing Director of Neuroleadership Africa and is committed to social projects and transformation. She has climbed Mt Kilimanjaro, Everest Base Camp and completed many marathons, ultra marathons, Iron Man Triathlons and is a competitive cyclist. With her positive, energetic and passionate style, she lives her life purpose as a catalyst for change.

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