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Empowering Women Birmingham 2021

Policy Theme

Leadership, diversity and skills

Date & Time


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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
    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
    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
    1. 9:30 am |
      Overview of day 3

      The programme’s final workshop will be held at one of our conferences, where you will meet up with your group and meet other women who have been taking part in Empowering Women. Together you’ll review what was learnt during the previous workshop and coaching sessions, before agreeing and planning the best way to take things forward

Event Pricing

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Members: Included in membership packages

Non-members: Please contact us

Private sector: contact aimie.francis@socitm.net

Any Questions?

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We are happy to answer all of your questions.
Please get in touch with Lauren Sheppard
at lauren.sheppard@socitm.net