One Day Growth Mindset Masterclasses: Description

Who: Emerging Leaders
Where: Birmingham & London, UK
When: London 13th Feb & Birmingham 6th March

This one-day masterclass is aimed to develop more agile and inclusive leaders who can inspire and lead their teams. By thinking more entrepreneurially business leaders can inspire change, success and fulfilment in an organisation.

We discuss the importance of a growth mindset and through a blend of online and interactive exercises we equip learners with the knowledge and techniques to enable them to drive positive change within the organisation.

We focus on enploy’s six proven areas of an entrepreneurial mindset: creative thinking, opportunity recognition, tolerance to risk, emotional intelligence, self-belief & leadership.

What you will learn

Participants leave with an action plan that focuses on changing or enhancing up to three of their leadership behaviours. We discuss and provide tips & techniques to enable delegates to:

Use flexible & adaptable behaviour to build highly effective relationships
Use tools and techniques to think innovatively
Adopt a positive ‘can do’ outlook - turning problems into opportunities
Naturally take risks and exercise initiative
Think and problem solve creatively
Show high levels of self-awareness and regulation
Motivate self and others towards clear goals / outcomes

Who should attend

The programme is aimed at those who are about to or have recently become a manager or leader. It is also suitable for aspiring and future leaders such as new recruits within your organisation. Particular job functions that benefit from this course are:

Sales - eg Business Development Manager
Marketing - eg Digital or Social Media Managers
Customer Service Management Roles
Manager - eg Department, Store or Area Manager
Recruitment - eg Team Leaders

What is included

An individual entrepreneurial mindset diagnostic report. View sample report here
Tips for success from Psychologist and author of The Social Brain, Professor Richard Crisp PhD FBPsS
Complimentary access to one Enploy e-learning course. View Platform
A handbook containing tips and techniques to help you transform theory into practical application with your team.
A digital certificate (with live integration to Linkedin profiles)


9.00am: Registration, breakfast pastries & coffee and networking
9.30am: Welcome and introduction to Growth Mindset and Entrepreneurial Behaviours
9.45am: Session 1: Taking the diagnostic
10.15am: Session 2: Growing you and your leadership
12.30pm: Lunch
1.00pm: Session 3: Behaviours that drive the business - Part 1
2.50pm: Session 4: Behaviours that drive the business - Part 2
4.00pm Finish

About Your Trainers

Sallie Allen CIPD:
Board Level HR professional. Former Head of Operations for £12m IT Services Business.
Co-founder of Enploy, which is one of the Innovation Top 50 businesses in the Midlands, Sallie has 15 years experience across business management, leadership and HR.

Danielle Laurent:
15+ years of experience developing individuals and training groups in both the US and UK. Currently running her own business alongside training, she is applying these principles on a daily basis.

About Our Content

Prof Elizabeth Chell: Professor of Entrepreneurial Behaviour at Kingston University, London with over 35 years' experience. Elizabeth is internationally renowned and has been extensively published on topics including entrepreneurship, innovation and entrepreneurial personality. Her research was instrumental in creating our Entrepreneurial Mindset and Behaviours diagnostic.

Prof Richard Crisp PhD, FBPsS: Head of Psychology at Durham University, Behavioural Scientist and author of The Social Brain. Richard translates his behavioural insights into tips and techniques that we use to help people develop themselves as leaders.


Our head office and Midlands training days are held at Innovation Birmingham (pictured) - the leading location for Birmingham’s tech and start-up community. It is an ideal location, just off the A38 and with fantastic city centre transport links and superfast Wi-Fi access for all delegates. Secure on-site parking is also available.

London masterclasses are held at The IoD 116 Pall Mall. This is an iconic landmark of London’s Georgian heritage located minutes from Trafalgar Square and Piccadilly Circus. This magnificently restored Grade 1-listed building is one of the most popular business venues in the capital, with thousands of IoD members visiting the premises weekly to work, meet and network.

What others say about our workshops:

You get to talk about different things that are effecting different people and you get a different perspective on things.
It gives you valuable time to concentrate and reflect on yourself.
I'm much more aware of potential opportunities that I wouldn't have seen before.

What others say about Enploy:

Working with Enploy is an absolute joy. They are very responsive and are always there to help.
Enploy always go above and beyond what is expected of them.
Describe Enploy in three words: Consultative, supportive, and intuitive.

You can view some our other case studies here.


Are there any prerequisites before attending the course?
We provide everything needed on the day so you do not need to pre-read or bring anything with you on the day.

What’s the cancellation policy?
Cancellation is possible up to 30 days before the start of a course without cost. After that point the full course fee is due independent of whether the registered person takes part in the course or not. Participants can be substituted without charge.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?
Phone: +44 (0) 121 288 0672

What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
Birmingham Events: There is secured, paid parking onsite and paid parking across the street from Innovation Birmingham.
London IoD Events:Piccadilly Circus, Charing Cross and Leicester Square tube stops are all within a 4-6 minute walk away.

Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable?
Yes, if you wish to transfer your place to someone else please just email with the names to be transferred from and to.

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