About David
Client Testimonials
Seminars and Presentations
Lessons From Mt Everest
The Everest Challenge
Ultimate Teamwork
High Achievers Summit Programme
Mastering Media Relations I&II
Motivational and Media Skills Articles
Expedition Dispatches


Everest Business Consulting specialises in customised motivational presentations, team-building, motivational and leadership programmes. Established by celebrated corporate motivator, educator and mountaineer David Lim, the Everest Business Consulting team works closely with its clients to achieve a shared success vision.

David's programmes and presentations combine lessons of leadership at the edge and effective methodologies to achieve client outcomes. Since 1999, David has presented to thousands, and more than 200 audiences worldwide.

The Everest Business Consulting team provides unique insights into leadership, developing passion at the workplace, improving team morale and overcoming obstacles. The team includes accredited trainers in workplace profiling, experiential learning and cognitive-behavioural skills.

David has led over 50 major expeditions and climbs, including two to Everest.In 1998, he survived total paralysis from the rare nerve disorder Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and now continues mountaineering as a partially disabled climber.

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Nov 2004 News and Events:

We are now corporatised under Everest Motivation Team Pte Ltd . with a new team, and focus on motivational speaking, corporate, teambuilding and coaching programmes. Go to the new website for the latest post-Nov 2004 programmes and information

People Are Saying:

Thank you so much for an unforgettable and life changing experience.I think I have walked away from the Everest Challenge with a special learning experience that I can reflect on many times over and apply to my life for many years to come...I am grateful for having had the opportunity to participate in this event.Thank you again for making this event possible.

Veronica G., American Association of Singapore

Members of Connexions and the American Association participating in The Everest Challenge: Finding the Balance; a personal development programme.

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Everest Challenge is an outdoor, adventure experiential learning programme ideal for incentives, staff and management training objectives as well as corporate meetings. This is a programme unique in its contents and facilitated by certified trainers who are Everest climbers - we walk the talk. Packed with thrills, learning experiences and a terrific way for teams to bond, go to Everest Challenge and climb your Everest!

I Made It!

Taking the Leap of Faith ( right ), one of the most challenging components of the programme

David's enduring story of a disabling condition and his comeback climb made it to the cover of the Readers Digest in August 2001. Read by 100 million readers worldwide, the story was published in eight different language editions of the magazine.

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For the story of the 1st Singapore Mt Everest Expedition 98 and David's epic personal struggle , read


AGAINST GIANTS, David's second book and a sequel to MOUNTAIN TO CLIMB is published by Epigram.

The book recounts the untold story of David's struggle after his paralysis, and partial recovery with Guillain-Barre Syndrome; culminating in a dramatic comeback to mountaineering.

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Summit of Africa - Kilimanjaro 5895m

David's expedition to climb Mount Kilimanjaro ( Tanzania ) as organiser of the Voltaren Kilimanjaro Expedition 2004

David summitted with his team on Jan 18th via the snow- choked Western Breach Route; climbing from the Arrow Glacier at 4800m until the summit crater rim at 5700m, and then to the summit at 5895m at 3pm.

The summit day lasted 23 hours in all!

Thanks to Jamie, Paul and Pete for overcoming seemingly incredible odds to make this climb happen.

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Summit of Kilimanjaro! WIth a team of climbers with 3.5 good hands and 2.5 good legs between the four of them.
David on the summit of Orizaba, 5611m, Mexico's highest summit; March 8, 2003. A climb in aid of the Society for the Physically Disabled
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