What other aspects of personal motivation and achievement can you see in the story?
How might lessons and examples within this story be transferred to yourself, to employees and organisations?
Motivation is often best explained by reference to real examples.
The 'Hellespont Swim' is a true story of unusual and remarkable personal achievement which demonstrates several aspects of motivational theory, plus various other principles of effective management and performance. Ask people to read and comment on the story from a motivational and performance perspective.
In this MOOC they learn the skills of entrepreneurship and they connect among themselves and with other people interested in the topic.