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Erica Nelson

Erica Nelson
Erica is the NOLS Senior Marketing Representative and is a Custom Education and Wilderness First Responder graduate. She enjoys whitewater rafting, fly fishing, disc golf, and snowboarding. You can also find her wandering about Wyoming looking for cool rocks while biting her tongue on a gneiss pun.
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How to Convince Your Boss to Let You Take a NOLS Course

By Erica Nelson on 3/15/18 10:37 AM


Photo by Craig Muderlak

When I heard from NOLS’ staffing office that I’d been accepted on the River Instructor Course, I was beyond stoked. I ran to tell my boss the great news. Expecting her to be happy, instead she said, “We can’t afford to lose you this time of year.”

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Topics: Expedition Prep, Live the Dream, leadership