Climb Your Own Everest with the N.O.D. Philosophy CONQUER YOUR ELEMENT, IN YOUR ENVIRONMENT, WITH NO OFF DAYS – With a background in adventure, Jon Kedrowski combines his hobbies as a mountain geographer, ski-mountaineer, alpinist and author to create a life of perpetuating inspiration. In the wake of his many successful books and expeditions is the underlying message of how anyone can accomplish anything they want, if only they set their mind to it. However, his isn’t a cliché address; rather, he fully accepts that in order to be successful one has to fully embrace being uncomfortable at some level and charge forward nonetheless. In the end, one will recognize that the value in their experience was more in the journey than on the summit.