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How To Survive in the Corporate Jungle with Ky Furneaux | Episode 163



In this episode, we delve into the world of extreme survivalism and Hollywood stunt performance with renowned expert Ky Furneaux. Join us as we explore how her experiences in the wilderness and the film industry have shaped her approach to decision-making, risk management, and leadership.  


Episode Highlights  


  1. Making Decisions Under Pressure. Ky shares insights into making critical decisions and managing risk in high-pressure situations. 


  1. Applying Wilderness Survival Tips to the Workplace. Learn how survival skills from the wilderness can be translated into practical strategies for success in the corporate world. 


  1. Building and Managing Your Reputation. Ky discusses tactics for cultivating and maintaining a strong reputation in any field. 


  1. The Importance of Planning and Preparation. Discover the significance of thorough planning and preparation in both survival scenarios and professional endeavours. 


  1. Lessons from the Movie Industry. Explore Ky’s experiences in Hollywood and the valuable lessons she has learned about leadership, culture, and emotional contagion. 



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Further Resources If You Loved This Episode  

Explore more insights into personal branding in episode 162 with Jarrod Lopiccolo

Dive deeper into personal branding strategies with episode 15 featuring Lesley Everett    

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More About Ky Furneaux  


Ky Furneaux is a Hollywood stuntwoman and survival expert with over two decades of experience in extreme survivalism. Her journey includes co-hosting three episodes of “Outback Lockdown” on Discovery Channels worldwide and appearing on shows like “Naked and Afraid” and “First Man Out.”   


Despite facing a car accident that left her with a broken back at 19, Ky has risen to international acclaim as a stunt performer, featuring in blockbuster films such as “The Avengers” and “Pirates of the Caribbean.”   


Additionally, she is the author of several survival books, including “Girls Own Survival Guide” and “Survive,” offering practical advice for confronting challenges in various environments.  

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