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What is workplace courage?

Workplace courage is a form of social courage (as opposed to physical courage) where individuals who display such courage risk social exclusion or ridicule (as opposed to physical hurt or even death) for a ‘greater’ good.

Courageous Leader Characteristics

There is no one set of traits of effective courageous leaders. However, research has shown that the following characteristics are common in most such leaders.

Learning to be courageous

Courageousness starts with self leadership. Self leadership is an ongoing personal journey with successes and failures, learning and adapting to new situations.