Larry Jacobson is a sought after and seasoned leadership and business coach, personal life-planning coach, and speaking coach who uses his success in business and achieving his personal dream of sailing around the world as a model to help his clients reach their goals. His experience attracts entrepreneurs, CEO’s, and public figures. Through coaching, motivational speaking, and publications, he teaches the skills and traits needed to achieve great accomplishments in one’s business and personal life. He speaks with great credibility from his experience managing fear, takings risks, decision-making, perseverance, and his favorite subjects of living life with passion, and becoming a better leader. A California native, circumnavigator, and adventurer, Larry grew up on the beaches of the Pacific Ocean sailing, kayaking, swimming, and scuba diving. A graduate of the University of California at Irvine, and Berkeley, he became a nationally recognized entrepreneur with 20 years in the business world. An avid sailor, he has over 50,000 blue water miles under his keel and authored the six-time award-winning memoir of his circumnavigation in the book, The Boy Behind the Gate.