Archive for the ‘Workshops’ Category

Last month the BBC on it’s “can pay will pay” radio programme last month asked many people from a range of backgrounds “How much do you earn…?”  Reactions that the reasearchers received were * astonishing glares *polite refusals * evasive generalities * embarassed sniggers and  *silence.   Many of us do not want to reveal what we earn by we would be interested in what others earn.    From Oct 1st the new Equality Act promotes transparency around pay. 

To learn how to gain more confidence on your:

1. Earnings and how to negotiate,

2. Net worth and how to grow it

3. Finances and make them work better

4. Knowledge about your money get in control and drive your plan

I would love to meet and encourage you with a great group of women on either Tuesday 16th Nov 9.30 am – 12.00 or Wednesday 17th Nov 7pm to 9.30pm


Is pay the last taboo – inspired by Bracknell midweek news

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Can you afford not to get ahead?    With banks putting up their charges and the government cutting child benefit, many are being squeezed financially.

There are 2 choices:  1. Take the hit and feel the pinch  OR    

2. Choose to become more financially savvy

 I would love you to join the other women who have signed up to our supportive and  encouraging seminar, http://buildandsafeguardyourwealth.eventbrite.com/

It will give practical help to become more:

  • Financially savvy
  • In control of what’s happening to your money
  • Confident to react to market changes
  • Aware how to build up your net worth
  • Able to earn more – even in a tough market
  • Skilful at making your money work better for you

 Get smart about your money and in control of the life you want!

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An inspiring day at Basingstoke College of Techonlogy where I was asked to open the event with a short pep talk.   The event was filled with many women from all ages and from a variety of different faith backgrounds and cultural heritage.  I enjoyed a Jamaican lunch and learnt about Islamic traditional  dress.   I have enjoyed coaching some of the wonderful women on interviewing techniques and confidence boosting.  Think about networking with other women – who can you inspire and encourage today…?

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Tuesday 10 November 2009
Essential for every manager!

This special workshop is for anyone who will one day need to carry out a

  • Disciplinary
  • Grievance
  • Redundancy
  • Poor performance discussion
  • Or even deliver tragic news

It may be one of the most difficult conversations in your working life.  Even the most confident and self assured person can be filled with dread, suffer stress and sleepless nights.

Learn how to:

  • Be respected for “handling the discussion in a sensitive and understanding way” without being misunderstood or viewed as harsh in your approach.
  • Have peace of mind, without the experience haunting you in the future!
  • Prepare your actual words for the discussion using a successful format which has been tried and tested over many years
  • Be confident in delivering clear messages in a dignified, sensitive and professional way
  • Control your own anxieties
  • Connect and motivate other team members to be committed to key priorities
  • Remove stress and negative energy that can permeate through an organisation
  • Handle unexpected emotional reactions
  • Be prepared for challenging questions
  • Understand the legal process

“They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel.” Carl W. Buechner

For further information and to book please visit my website – http://www.leadatwork.com/leadership-workshops.html

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Tuesday 3 November 2009
This workshop is for women who want to:

  • Secure their job in uncertain times
  • Return to work following a sabbatical, redundancy or maternity leave
  • Stand out in a crowd
  • Focus on their career whilst getting paid their worth.

Learn how to:

  • Gain confidence and break through fears
  • Speak and with clarity and conviction
  • Discover and communicate your uniqueness, use your strengths and passions
  • Manage your image.
  • Develop and promote a balanced team, expand levels of influence both internally and with customers
  • Enable others to be more positive and focused
  • Change downturn into upturn

“IF you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs… Yours is the Earth and everything that’s in it…”Part of Rudyard Kipling poem IF

Please visit my website http://www.leadatwork.com/leadership-workshops.html for further details.

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