• Creating Heart-Centered Businesses

    The Courage Factory works with organizations, like yours, to help leaders lead with confidence, courage, and purpose.

  • Our Leadership Programs Include

  • We also work with you to design custom solutions to overcome your biggest leadership challenges.

  • Are your leaders leading with confidence, courage & purpose?


    You are committed to helping your leaders build the skills and confidence they need to be great at what they do. The Courage Factory can help.

  • The Courage Factory Solutions

    Virtual Leadership Academy

    A 3-week intensive virtual leadership program to bring your leadership into the future. Work together with inspiring senior executives who are navigating the changing world of work and leadership alongside you. Learn valuable new behaviors, tools, and mindsets to excel as a hybrid leader and design the future of work for your organization.

    The Academy Includes:

    • Expert facilitators and coaches guiding you through the entire process

    • World-renowned subject matter experts and leaders coming in to give inspiring and perspective-changing talks

    • Real-world challenges that you and your peers are facing every day

    • Intimate peer-learning discussions to share experiences and learn from others

    • The latest in values-based leadership, design thinking, and emotional intelligence to transform into a future-thinking leader

    Leadership & Executive Coaching


    Give your leaders greater clarity about their leadership style & strengths and help them tackle their biggest leadership challenges through continued support and accountability.

    • Coaching programs start from 3-months
    • Unmatched accountability & support
    • Increased self-awareness (understand strengths & development needs)
    • Deeper connection to inner purpose & essence
    • Clarity on leadership style and vision
    • Greater sense of fulfillment and purpose
    • Tools & techniques to inspire & engage teams

    Leadership Development Programs & Masterclasses


    The Courage Factory offers online* webinars & workshops for teams and organizations to help leaders:

    • Feel confident in their ability to lead their teams
    • Learn how to empower & engage their teams, whether remote or face-to-face
    • Better support their hybrid teams
    • Communicate more effectively
    • Develop coaching skills to use with their teams
    We also work with you to design customized solutions to fit the needs of your organization.

    *All programs can be designed and delivered virtually or face-to-face

    Online Courses


    The Courage Factory offers online courses so that leaders can learn at their own pace and have time to practice new tools & skills. Leaders who take these courses:

    • Learn new leadership skills

    • Get a toolbox of exercises and tools that can be directly used with your teams
    • Become part of an Online Leadership Community to exchange, learn, and grow as a leader
    • Feel engaged and connected to their work
  • Getting Results That Matter

    The Courage Factory works closely with you and your organization's leaders to identify the most effective solutions to tackle your unique challenges.

    We do this through:


    1. Problem Analysis to understand the key organizational & leadership needs in order to design an intervention that best supports you.


    2. Program Design using the latest research and trends in leadership and adult learning theory to design an impactful program that can be directly translated back to your day-to-day work.


    3. Delivery where your leaders gain world-class training and practical classroom experience to grow into the leaders that take your organization into the future.


    4. Evaluation of the program to see what impact it has on your leaders and organization.

  • Latest Engagements

    The Courage Factory works with organizations across the globe to tackle some of the biggest problems faced by leaders today; ranging from creating a high-engagement culture, increasing diversity in leadership, and improving leadership skills of leaders at all levels.


    We have engaged with a wide range of leading organizations, including:

    Center for Creative Leadership

    Virtual Leadership Academy

    GIZ & ENAP

    Mentors & Mentees, Virtual Leadership, Inspiring Leadership, Executive Coaching

    WWF Germany

    Organizational Development

    World Bank Group

    Female Leadership Development

    Groupe Chantelle

    Effective Team Communication & Future of Work


    Coaching Skills for Leaders

    The Coaching Fellowship

    Alumni Community Engagement

    Remy Cointreau

    Leadership Team Development

    General Assembly

    Learning Experience Design

    Ray Allen

    Building Confidence & Career Development

    WWF International

    Growth & Fundraising


    Culture Change & Empowerment

    Dojo Bali

    Coaching Skills for Leaders

    Deutsche Telekom

    Leadership in Digital Transformation

    IE Business School

    Leading Virtual Teams


    Innovation & Behavioral Change

    World Economic Forum

    Team Cohesion & Collaboration

    Deutsche Telekom

    Leadership Skills & Culture

    Ride Berlin

    Founder and Brand Vision & Values

    Shop Direct

    Leading Through Change

  • About Amanda

    Founder of The Courage Factory, entrepreneur, leadership coach and facilitator dedicated to helping people lead with confidence, courage, and purpose.

    Amanda is a Leadership Coach and Facilitator. She founded The Courage Factory, an organization dedicated to helping leaders clarify and connect to their inner purpose to find more fulfillment in their work & life.


    She helps leaders go from feeling insecure about being a good leader to feeling confident that they have what it takes.


    With over a decade of experience in Leadership Development, Coaching, and Project Management, Amanda will help you identify the exact skills your leaders need to be successful in their new role and feel confident about their abilities.

  • Professional Experience

    Founder, The Courage Factory

    Online Leadership Coach & Facilitator who helps leaders clarify and connect to their inner purpose to find more fulfillment in their work & life.


    Lead Faculty & Learning Solutions Associate, Center for Creative Leadership

    Design & delivery of world-class leadership development program


    Business Coach, Leadership Choices

    Executive coaching with Leadership Choices is probably the most intense and honest conversation you have had in a very long time: on an equal footing, unbiased, and clear – with a coach you can trust, who won’t spare you unpleasant truths and who will allow you to see yourself in a mirror. Only this will permit genuine development.


    Learning Experience Architect, General Assembly

    Build innovative enterprise programs & courses with proven results

    Chair of the Alumni Committee, The Coaching Fellowship

    Increase alumni engagement within SF-based non-profit providing coaching and leadership development to emerging women leaders in social impact


    Director of Product Design, May & Company

    Designed landmark pilot programs for large UN organizations and high-growth tech startups


    Organizational Development & Project Manager, WWF Germany

    Strategy development for global Organizational Development program, and managed multi-year conservation program to protect forests and wetlands in South America



    Associate Certified Coach (ACC)

    ICF (International Coach Federation)


    Certified Professional Co-Active Coach (CPCC)

    CTI (Co-Active Training Institute), Munich & Singapore


    Executive MBA

    IE Business School, Madrid, Spain


    Certificate in Change Leadership

    Cornell University, New York


    B.A. in Latin American Studies and Spanish

    Tulane University, New Orleans




    WorkPlace Big Five Profile

    Paradigm Personality Labs, LLC


    FIRO-B / FIRO-Business

    The Myers-Briggs Company


    Influence Style Indicator

    Discovery Learning Inc.


    Benchmarks® 360 Assessment Suite

    Center for Creative Leadership


    360 Degree Feedback


    Download Amanda's Professional Bio Here

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