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Courage to lead 2017-18 cohort 7 courage to lead alumni 141 nonprofit executive leaders have completed our year-long program to date, and the great majority of them continue to engage actively as part of the growing courage to lead alumni community. So there you have it: 8 types of courage to use as you lead yourself, lead your career forward, and prepare to become a leader of others which one will you use, today. Leah dillon, an investment management veteran of almost 20 years and mother of two, has been a tireless advocate for advancing women in commercial real estate. Courage definition, the quality of mind or spirit that enables a person to face difficulty, danger, pain, etc, without fear bravery see more.
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