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Leadership Academy Training

Empowering Women Birmingham 2021

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Empowering Women aims at building your confidence; helping you become who you truly are; embracing your diversity to the benefit of your leadership team; proving you’re an equal.

By being different, you have the potential to become a leader of outstanding value. To do this skilfully, you need to be authentic – you need to know who you are.

Our programme helps you link your personal beliefs and values with the way you lead, so that you can plan how to enhance your impact and personal brand, defining how you can demonstrate your value proposition to the business as a leader.

Empowering Women gives you the opportunity to reflect – and then challenges you to challenge yourself with real and focused personal growth, encouraging you to face the things that hold you back. You can use the programme’s tools, techniques and insights to go back into the workplace with enhanced self-confidence and determination.

You will have your own plan to help you take more conscious control of your destiny. With deliberate honing of your leadership approach and tactics to influence others, you can make change happen.

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  1. Agenda Session 1
      Day 1
    1. 9:30 am |
      Overview of day 1

      The topics we will cover are:

      • Beliefs and values•Authenticity
      • Silencing your inner critic
      • Valuing differences
      • Your brand
      • Your value proposition
      • Confidence and body language
      • Personal problem solving
      • Feel the fear and do it anyway
  2. Agenda Session 2
      Day 2
    1. 9:30 am |
      Overview of day 2

      The topics we will cover are:

      • Networking
      • Communication styles
      • Unconscious bias
      • Political workplace types
      • What makes people feel threatened
      • Assertive communication
      • Breaking down the barriers
      • Planning to be the difference
  3. Agenda Session 3
      Day 3
    1. 9:30 am |
      Overview of day 3
      The programme’s final session will be an informal get together to review what was learnt since the previous workshop and coaching sessions. It will be an opportunity to share successes, challenges and plans for the future. We will be joined by some successful graduates from previous Empowering Women programmes who will share some of their inspirational stories.

Who can join our events?

Our events are open to everyone and relevant to all levels of staff, from new joiners right through to senior executives. This creates a vibrant mix which promotes innovation, sharing of best practice and drives the modernisation of public services.

Our events are included in our membership and partnership packages. A fee may apply for non-members. Please see event details for more information.

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Partners: FREE to join

Members: FREE to join

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Please get in touch with Lauren Sheppard