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ZONE 14



Learning to Dream Again for Ourselves,
Our Children and Our Humanity

Having cultivated expertise through his years of experience as an athlete, artist, scholar, & leadership advisor for people who care deeply about leading with integrity, collaboration & humility, Ruben Perczek presents a strong case for
re-thinking our definition success.

At this time when the complexities we face as a humanity are calling for a shift from an individual path of high achievement to a collective journey of purposeful collaboration, Ruben shares personal stories as a father, coach & life-long student of human potential that illustrate how all of us together can envision and realize a new greatness based on love, compassion, and transparent commitment.
 
 
  • "Told in a voice that is poignant and poetic, Ruben’s Zone 14 is an invitation for us to open our hearts, our minds and our souls..”

    WENDY PALMER
    Author of The Intuitive Body and The Practice of Freedom
  • "Ruben Perczek’s powerful message in Zone 14 is to each of us who wishes to be the very best at our skill while focusing on process rather than outcome. If you wish to mentor others to do the same, his work is even more compelling."

    BILL CURRY
    NFL Player, Two-time Super Bowl Champion - SEC & SEC Football Coach of the Year
  • "A beautiful and important book. Practical and inspiring lessons for guiding young people
    to own their potential, power, and greatness."

    MARC LESSER
    Author of Know Yourself, Forget Yourself and Less: Accomplishing More by Doing Less
  • "This is a must-read for all who dare to envision new possibilities based on love, commitment, and being seen as parents, teachers, and coaches that prepare our kids to be resilient, purposeful, and flourish in their minds, their hearts, and their spirits.”

     
    CAROLE PERTOFSKY
    Director of Health Promotion Services, Stanford University
  • "Through an excellence grounded in wholeness and integrity, Perczek opines that the near-constant focus on technique and performance neglects the larger story of passion and purpose. Zone 14 will help us all—parents, coaches, teachers, and the young people we serve—learn to be dreamers again!"

    MARCY JACKSON
    Cofounder and Senior Fellow of the Center for Courage & Renewal
  • "Ruben Perczek’s Zone 14 fundamentally challenges parents, coaches, and teachers to rethink our old mental maps for how we positively contribute to the lives of young people.”

    LARRY DRESSLER
    Author of Standing in the Fire: Leading High-Heat Meetings with Clarity, Calm, and Courage
  • "If you are interested - and all of us should be - in helping young people grow into their full and unique potentials,
    this book is for you."

    PARKER PALMER
    Author of Let Your Life Speak and A Hidden Wholeness