The Courage Expert

The Courage Expert

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The Courage Expert

Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert is a human potential specialist who has studied courage for over 20 years. Simply by giving ourselves permission to claim our courage, we encourage those around us, making courage contagious. 303.696.1010

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Travels from Denver, CO (US)

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The Courage Expert
Sandra Walston - Motivational Speaker

Sandra Ford Walston

The Courage Expert

Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert is a human potential specialist who has studied courage for over 20 years. Simply by giving ourselves permission to claim our courage, we encourage those around us, making courage contagious. 303.696.1010

Fee Range: $2,500 - $5,000
Travels from Denver, CO

The Courage Expert - Motivational Speaker

The Courage Expert

Sandra Ford Walston

The Courage Expert

Sandra Ford Walston, The Courage Expert is a human potential specialist who has studied courage for over 20 years. Simply by giving ourselves permission to claim our courage, we encourage those around us, making courage contagious. 303.696.1010

Fee Range: $2,500 - $5,000
Travels from: Denver, CO

For more information about booking The Courage Expert,
Visit http://www.speakermatch.com/profile/sandrafordwalston/
Or call SpeakerMatch at 1-866-372-8768.

Blog Postings

Finding Courage During Times of Uncertainty

  The biggest obstacle faced by today’s business leaders can be summed up in two words: unprecedented uncertainty. Failure to acknowledge this new reality is to live in denial and risk not just a company’s success, but its very survival. Thinking differently and being willing to challenge the status quo during times of uncertainty requires courage. In fact, today’s businessRead more...

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Queen Boudicca’s Courage to Face Intimidation

Courage is not simply one of the virtues, but the form of every virtue at the testing point. — C. S. Lewis (Currently playing in theaters is a movie called “Denial.” Based on a true story, at the end of the movie there is a bronze statue of Queen Boudicca—here’s her brief story—an excerpt from The Courage Difference at Work:Read more...

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What We Give to Life

In Man’s Search for Meaning, Viktor Frankl wrote, “Don’t aim at success—the more you aim at it and make it a target, the more you are going to miss it. For success, like happiness, cannot be pursued: it must ensue, and it only does so as the unintended side-effect of one’s dedication to a cause greater than oneself or asRead more...

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Finding the Courage to Shift Your Scripts

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself. — Galileo Learning advances when there’s a shift in scripts. The scripts I am referring to are the mind patterns you bring to work. Scripts reveal a set of beliefs that you hold about yourself, how the world works (worldview) and versions of them whenRead more...

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Dizzy Dean: “It ain’t braggin’ if you can do it!”

  Many women think that speaking or acting in courage demonstrates offensive behavior even if they are conveying the truth. I call this tendency the “too syndrome”—too assertive, too independent, too intense, too bold, too honest, too smart. Ironically, when men demonstrate the same kind of behavior, they identify with baseball’s Dizzy Dean: “It ain’t braggin’ if you can doRead more...

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Courageous Leadership—Dietrich Bonhoeffer Hanged Nude at 39—A Portrait

  History frequently glorifies the wrong individuals while overlooking the courageous acts of everyday people. Through intimidation, social, political and religious powerbrokers control perceptions and perpetuate the stories that serve their agendas. Few human beings have ever faced the level of intimidation (one of twelve obstacles to courageous leadership) that Dietrich Bonhoeffer faced in Nazi Germany. A German pastor andRead more...

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5 Actions to Integrate Higher Courage Consciousness

  If you choose to be a person who demonstrates higher integral levels of courage consciousness you must be willing to step up and invite in a new behavior—one that leaves a mark, one that leaves a legacy—one filled with courage! The word “courage” comes from the French word corage, meaning “heart and spirit,” which tells us that acting withRead more...

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Forgiving Someone Takes Courage

  Throughout our lives we have an opportunity to forgive people. The gift of forgiving allows for a huge opportunity to grow the spirit. What is forgiveness? How do you go about forgiving? What happens when you actually go ahead and forgive? Forgiving requires a courageous choice. The courageous choice is whether you are willing to consent to this healing.Read more...

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Women and Courage at Work—The Label Trap

  In today’s business world, courage has a much deeper meaning and a more relevant role for women such as the family-career balancing act, difficulty with confrontation, reentering the workplace, political finesse, undermining other women and releasing the way people judge women who stand in their “originality.” When women exhibit courage in the workplace, such as taking a stand onRead more...

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Unlimited Courage

Recently, a friend had purchased several of my Courage The Heart and Spirit of Every Woman/Reclaiming the Forgotten Virtue books as gifts. She asked if we could have lunch so I could write a personal message and autograph each of them. About a month later, I received an e-mail from one of the women who had received the books. IRead more...

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