Skills Development Day

#YesSheCan supports women to break their career glass ceiling, build valuable skills & give them the space to invest in themselves

Our Workshops

We run 4 workshops throughout the event focused on career and personal development led by inspirational women.

Previous workshops from our skills development days include:

Being Assertive, previously led by Anjana Rajani, EMCC Accredited Coach & Director of Power2Progress

Visualisation, previously led by Danielle Thornton-Walker, Certified Life Coach

Laying A Path For Others, previously led by Johanne Penny, a Positive DEI Disruptor, mentor and trainer.

Influencing, Goal Setting, Imposter Syndrome & Leading Authentically previously led by Sophie Turner, founder of #YesSheCan, Coach & Mentor and qualified Diversity & Inclusion specialist

Positive Mindset, previously led by Grace Cowan and Lydia Halliwell, personal trainers and coaches.

Leveraging Your Network, previously led by Precious Zumbika-Lwanga MBA, entrepreneur and business strategist

Resilience12 Steps To Wellness & Finding Your Tribe previously led by Gemma Margerison, Resilience and Recovery Coach.

Having Difficult Conversations, previously led by Nicola Richardson, The People Mentor

Personal Branding, previously led by Asha Daley, founder of Living Content and public speaker

Previous Keynote Speakers Include:

Hailey Laverty, Group Treasurer at IHG Hotels & Resorts.

Dawn Moore, Group People & Communications Director at Murphy Group.

Charlotte Goode, Regional Managing Director of Keepmoat Homes.

Rebecca Louvre, Commercial Director of Birtley Group.

About our skills development days

This event is aimed at anybody who wants to progress in their career- no matter your age, role, level or industry. 

What you get for your ticket price:

– 4 Workshops led by expert women.

-Networking throughout the day.

-1 Keynote speaker Q&A

-Tea, coffee and lunch!

-COVID safe environment

The day will be roughly 9-5 with networking interweaved with our Skills workshops. We will then end on a high with a keynote speaker Q&A.

We can raise an invoice for you if you email us at or you can sign up right now by clicking above and we’ll send you a link!


We believe that feedback is the best barometer of a successful event, here we have a few comments from the amazing women who attended our previous Skills Day……

“Lots of practical skills I can apply to help with my personal & professional development”

“It was amazing to spend the day with a group of inspiring, positive women all supporting each other”

“Thank you for providing a unique environment to learn from industry peers & inspiring leaders”

“Everybody should do one of these days/sessions once a year! :)” – Jules

Every session was inclusive, and every leader was confident and presented extremely well – I felt on the same level!”

“Very good day, really enjoyed it. I laughed and cried! Incredibly useful day.” – Beth

“Really interesting range of speakers plus ways to keep engaged. Didn’t find myself flagging and I’ve taken so much away that challenges my way of thinking.”  – Becki

“The event was great, inspiring, and has given me a new lease of life to go and work on my goals.”

“It opened my eyes to how as women, we are powerful!” – Danielle

“I have taken away (from the day) courage, not confidence – and it’s completely made everything make sense.”

“All speakers provide you with amazing skills to use and it’s invaluable to share with others.”

“The day makes you think about yourself, which is something most people don’t do enough of. Therefore, if you want to put you first then this is the course for you.”

Interested in our Skills Development Day but can’t make this date? We’ve got you covered!

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