Changing the Definition of Winning with Trent Simmons
David interviewed Trent Simmons from Zurich, Switzerland. A former player of the sport of ultimate frisbee and founder of a sports charity, today Trent is the Founder and Managing Director of the World Spirit of the Game Foundation (SotG), a global NGO with a significant outreach.
The mission of SotG is to inspire and empower individuals and organizations to take personal accountability for their impact on the world. One of the core goals of SotG is to change “the definition of winning” across all areas of society.
Represented by over 100 countries, SotG operates divisions in Women’s Empowerment, Entrepreneurship, Climate Sustainability and NGO Support. Trent talks about the Five Guiding Principles of SotG:
Be personally accountable
Be continuously introspective
Be actively non-judgmental
Unpack conflicts calmly
Respect the spirit of the rules
Staffed currently by volunteers, Trent talks about some of the goals for future expansion and sustainability of the organization, its membership growth, its online events and coaching services, and ways that those interested can become involved.
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