A wide shot of the Andes Mountains with a snow covered Mt. Ausangate in the center. The 2020 team of eleven are hiking in the foreground on a beautiful day.

Tag: Motivation

05 Jul
2011
Out of Service – the End of an Era

by Randy Pierce Hudson Nottingham West Lions Club shut down on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, after years of service This was my Lions Club, and

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29 Jun
2011
Whiteface and Passaconaway lift us above last year!

by Randy Pierce Prior to this year's hiking schedule, my collective knowledge of Whiteface and Passaconaway could fit into a single

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22 Jun
2011
Learning to Lead

by Kara Minotti Becker When I’m asked to take charge of a thing – whatever thing – my first reaction is probably similar to

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06 Jun
2011
No Letdown for Team 2020

by Kyle Dancause In sports, there is much talk and concern over the dreaded letdown game For those not familiar with the term, a letdown

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18 Apr
2011
Are We Responsible Bandits?

by Randy Pierce As this blog is posting, I'm in Boston for Patriots’ Day, aka Marathon Monday Quinn and I plan to run half of the

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11 Apr
2011
See What I Mean?

by Randy Pierce As the blazing red sun slowly slipped below the last range of mountains to our west, the purple, blue, and green hues of

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28 Mar
2011
CIO – Chief Inspiration Officer?

by Randy Pierce Inspiration is deeply personal, and when the Outside Blog introduced me to Ryan Levinson as their "Chief Inspiration

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14 Feb
2011
Winter’s Wrath in the Whites

by Randy Pierce Why take all the challenges of our summer hikes, remove Quinn's help, and instead undertake a hike under conditions that

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07 Feb
2011
Finding Ability Awareness

by Randy Pierce Where did I find the term "Ability Awareness" A remarkable young man named Tyler, who is our inspirational feature this

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24 Jan
2011
Wrestling with Reasonable – The ADA and Its Powerful Impact

by Randy Pierce Without the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), I would not be allowed the benefits of Quinn in most public places

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17 Jan
2011
Clever Student Catches Us!

by Randy Pierce While we provide presentations to students in grades 1 through 12, we frequently adjust the material to emphasize

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10 Jan
2011
New Season of Summits!

By Randy Pierce In this, our first full season of hiking 'the 48' in order to raise awareness for 2020 Vision Quest, we have set some

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03 Jan
2011
Inspiration Unleashed

by Randy Pierce The arrival of the New Year often includes many resolutions laden with good intent I personally believe in making

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18 Oct
2010
Peak Potential Auction – Everyone Lends a Hand!

One of the most inspiring things about working for 2020 Vision Quest is realizing just how many people are eager to help While we love cash

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