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Courage Goes to Work is for every manager who has ever struggled with how to get their employees to have more backbone. This book helps managers inspire their workers to move out of their comfort zones and harness their fears so they can step up to challenges more readily and embrace company changes more wholeheartedly. When each and every worker goes to work each day with ...more
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Published October 1st 2008 by Berrett-Koehler Publishers (first published January 1st 2008)
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Scott Whitney
Mar 30, 2011 Scott Whitney rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Good book about instilling courage in the people who work for you. The last chapter also discusses the importance of courage in your daily life.

My favorite quote from the book is:

As I mentioned in the last chapter, the workplace needs your courage. But the rest of your world needs it, too. Courage goes to work wherever you take it. Whether at home, in your place of worship, on the racquetball court, in your civic organizations, or in your community, your courage is always needed. Think what the
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BILL TREASURER is the Chief Encouragement Officer at Giant Leap Consulting, an evangelist for courage, a writer, speaker, consultant, and father of 3. He's on a mission to build workplace courage to deliver fantastic results.

Bill is the author of multiple books including Leaders Open Doors, Courage Goes to Work, and Right Risk; and creator of Courageous Leadership, a do-it-yourself workforce train
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