Margie Warrell

Margie Warrell

Margie Warrell is a best-selling author and international speaker who is passionate about helping people be more courageous in work, leadership and life. Margie has learned a lot about courage, resilience and risk since growing up on a small farm in rural Australia. Drawing on her background in business, psychology and coaching, Margie runs “courage building” programs with organizations worldwide, from NASA to Wells Fargo and the UN Foundation. She has also lectured at Columbia, Georgetown and SMU. Her best-selling books—Find Your Courage, Stop Playing Safe and Brave—have been published in seven languages. A mother of four teenagers and ambassador for Women in Global Business, Margie walks her talk when it comes to living bravely. More info at

Articles by Margie Warrell

Ending a Relationship? Here Are 6 Ways to Break Up Better

Breaking up is hard to do. Here’s how to do it better—with more courage, character and compassion.

February 12, 2018

5 Steps You Can Take to Live by Design, Not Default

Stop living on autopilot and start taking charge of your future.

January 5, 2018

5 Steps to Set and Achieve Bold Goals

Goals are good, but write them in pencil.

December 22, 2017

Why It’s Time to Stop Making Excuses for What’s Not Working

If you want something badly enough, you’ll find a way. If you don’t, you’ll find an excuse.

December 8, 2017

How ‘Unlearning’ Can Prepare You for the Future

Why letting go of your certainties expands your possibilities

November 24, 2017

5 Times to Trust Your Gut

Trust your intuition. It’s smarter than you think.

November 10, 2017

Train the Brave: 10 Ways to Build Your Courage Muscles for Life

No one is born with an immunity to fear, and all of us can learn to rise above it.

October 27, 2017