Author Series: Playing Too Safe? How to Lead Through Change & Create Opportunity in Uncertainty

Margie Warrell, Founding CEO, Global Courage

Venue : AmCham Office, 1 Scotts Rd, Shaw Centre #23-03 S(228208) - Stamford American Auditorium

Date : March 21, 2018

Time : 11:45 AM - 1:30 PM

Price : $25.00

2018-03-21 11:45:00 2018-03-21 13:30:00 Asia/Singapore Author Series: Margie Warrell on How To Overcome Fear, Embrace Uncertainty & Challenge Are You Playing Too Safe? Bestselling Author Shares Insights On How To Overcome Fear, Embrace Uncertainty & Challenge Risk often get’s a bad rap, yet nothing worthwhile is accomplished without it. In this powerful and through provoking program you will learn the neuro-pscyhology about why we often fail to take the very risks and engage in the ‘courageous conversations’ that could forge stronger relationships, expand new opportunities and gain new ground in our increasingly competitive, cautious and accelerated world. You’ll learn the three core fears that undermine decision making and ways to counter the cognitive biases and blind spots that stifle creativity and limit human potential. You’ll leave this session with practical strategies to reframe failure, quiet your inner critic, ’train the brave’ and embolden others to speak up, innovate and create a forward leaning workplace. Stamford American Auditorium (AmCham Office, 1 Scotts Rd, #23-03 Shaw Centre) AmCham Singapore

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Are You Playing Too Safe? Bestselling Author Margie Warrell Shares Insights On How To Overcome Fear, Embrace Uncertainty & Seize Opportunity from Disruption

Risk often gets a bad rap, yet nothing worthwhile is accomplished without it. In this powerful and thought provoking program you will learn the neuro-psychology about why we often fail to take the very risks and engage in the ‘courageous conversations’
  that could forge stronger relationships, expand new opportunities and gain new ground in our increasingly competitive, cautious, and accelerated world.  You’ll learn the three core fears that undermine decision making and ways to counter the cognitive biases and blind spots that stifle creativity and limit human potential. You’ll leave this session with practical strategies to reframe failure, quiet your inner critic, ’train the brave’  and embolden others to speak up, innovate and create a forward leaning workplace.

For inquiries, please email amcham_events@amcham.org.sg


About the Speaker:

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Margie Warrell
Founding CEO
Global Courage


Margie Warrell is a bestselling author of Stop Playing Safe and three other books, international speaker and leadership facilitator who is passionate about helping people lead with greater courage. Recently relocated to Singapore, she is also the founder of Global Courage, a leadership consultancy specialising in inclusive leadership and advancing female change makers into senior leadership roles.

Margie draws on her background in Fortune 500 business, coaching and psychology to arm people with the mindset, strategies and skills essential to lead themselves and others to better outcomes. Her clients include NASA, Accenture, UN Foundation, Facebook, Marriott and the Australian Federal Police.

A Forbes contributor and host of RawCourage.TV, Margie has been described as a ‘leading authority on brave leadership’ by the Wall Street Journal. Her insights have also been shaped by her work and interviews with leaders such as Sir Richard Branson, Nobel Laureate Jody Williams, hotelier Bill Marriott, former Australian Prime Minister John Howard, film director Oliver Stone and fellow author Marianne Williamson.  
Margie‘s work draws on the latest research in neuro-science, behavioural psychology, and organisational change. Her programs have shown measurable improvement in leadership effectiveness, employee engagement, well-being and bottom line results.

Currently undertaking her PhD, Margie’s expertise is sought by leading media outlets including the Wall Street Journal, Al Jazeera, Sky News, CNN and the Today Show. She has also been a guest lecturer at leading universities globally such as Columbia, Georgetown, and her alma mater, Monash University.

A passionate advocate for gender equality and inclusive leadership, in 2010 Margie founded Global Courage to embolden braver leadership and support stronger representation of women in leadership roles. She has since been appointed Ambassador for Women in Global Business, made honoree of the Women’s Economic Forum and regularly speaks at women’s leadership events around the world.

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