Stop Playing Safe

Stop Playing Safe

Written for career-minded people, this book will help you take the bold moves needed to enjoy more success in your work and greater influence as a leader. It includes insights from Margie’s interviews with CEO’s and leading entrepreneurs to embolden your thinking and help you ‘lean in’ when it matters most.

“Adapting to change an taking chances are critical to your success. This book will help you with both. Get it, read it, enjoy the results. ”

Jon Gordon, 

Best-selling author, The Seed

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About The Author

From surviving an armed robbery to crossing the Sahara desert, Margie has had to ‘find her courage’ many times since growing up on a dairy farm in rural Australia. Today, she draws on her diverse background in business, psychology and coaching to help people engage in more courageous conversations and make their unique mark in leadership and life. A mother of four teens, Margie’s work with organisations from NASA to the UN Foundation is fuelled by her passion to create a better, braver and more equitable world. A regular contributor to leading media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal and Today Show, Margie has also been a guest lecturer at Georgetown, Columbia, SMU and Monash Universities.

  • Dr Gordon Livingston

    In this estimable book, Margie Warrell provides powerful and practical advice for overcoming our innate fear of risk and vulnerability. It bears reading and re-reading for all who strive to become their best selves.

    Dr Gordon Livingston

    Author of Too Soon Old, Too Late Smart

  • Randy Gage

    One look at the title of my last book should tell you why I like this one! Stop Playing Safe will help you harness the courage to take the risks that make sense – and give you the success you want.

    Randy Gage

    Author of the New York Times Best-seller Risky Is the New Safe

  • Suzi Pomerantz

    Practical, powerful, and inspiring. In uncertain times, it’s a guide-book you can’t afford not to read as it spells out exactly how to handle your challenges and find the confidence to speak up, adapt and get ahead in the new economy. Everyone in your company should read it!.

    Suzi Pomerantz

    Best-selling Author, Master Coach, and CEO of Innovative Leadership International

“Your desire for safety will always pull against your desire for growth.

Margie Warrell