To achieve anything of any significance you need to take risk. Risk is exciting, inspiring, and intimidating. Lynne speaks about how to mitigate risk through preparation and training. She talks about how creativity and persistence are required to problem solve and find new ways to extend yourself and your team. Using her own extraordinary accomplishments as examples, Lynne describes the importance of taking risks. At the same time, Lynne describes how you must manage risks through careful planning, identifying alternatives, working with a qualified team, and knowing when to stop and reassess.