Fear of Failure

Fear of Failure: A walk-shop in the Ochils

Facilitator: Dave Stewart, Managing Director, The Fresh Air Learning Company Ltd

Member Level: Growing|Leading

Time: 09:00 – 15:00

Date: Friday 28th September

Event type: Walking Workshop

Price: £55.00 (includes morning refreshments & lunch)

Location: Tormaukin Hotel (starting point)

Distance: 10kms/6 miles with 425m/1400’ ascent. We will be walking on established paths, taking in wooded glens and open hillsides with big views. We will walk at a pace which allows people to talk comfortably, and we will be making regular stops. We will be out and about for around 4 hours. If you are in any doubt about your ability to undertake this walk, consult your GP and the organisers.


If "fear of failure" is holding you back from succeeding, come on this Entrepreneurial Scotland Business Walk-shop and explore how to embrace your fear of failure as a stepping stone to success.

Walking a stunning route in the Ochil Hills, Dave Stewart of the Fresh Air Learning Company will help you tap into the experience of the group, learn from Mindset and Resilience approaches, and develop powerful strategies to experiment with.

You will head for home with concrete actions and the support of "accountability buddies” to move you beyond fear towards your business goals.

With only 8 places available, book now to avoid disappointment!

You will need the following clothing and equipment. 

  • Walking boots or sturdy footwear with good grip, and ideally ankle support.
  • Waterproof jacket and waterproof over-trousers. (Let us know if you need help with these).
  • A spare warm layer for stops.
  • Warm hat and gloves. 
  • Sun hat, sun cream, lip salve.
  • Your own snacks and fluids (1.0 litres min; more if the weather is hot).
  • Notebook and pen.
  • Personal medication as required.
  • Small rucksack with waterproof bags to keep contents dry.

The walk will go ahead in all but the most extreme weather, although the route may be modified to make the best of conditions. Your leaders are qualified and experienced and will ensure everyone has a safe and enjoyable time.

Find out more about this walk-shop by reading this blog by Dave Stewart.   

  • When

    28th September 2018
  • Where

    Tormaukin Hotel
    FK14 7JY
    United Kingdom



Dave Stewart

Managing Director, The Fresh Air Learning Company Ltd

Dave is the founder and Managing Director of The Fresh Air Learning Company. He and his network of experienced facilitators are on a mission to breathe fresh air into the effectiveness of boards, executive teams, and senior leaders. Dave’s passion for creating experiences and journeys that dig into and develop self-awareness, trust, collective thinking, and quality conversations stems from earlier experiences in a rock band, a Scottish mountain rescue team, and the British Army.

Fear of Failure: A walk-shop in the Ochils