One Day Growth Mindset Masterclass: Description

Who: Organisations facing disruption, rapid growth or looking to innovate that want to develop
managers or leaders (’champions’) to inject or grow entrepreneurial spirit & resilience
Where: Birmingham & London, UK
London Dates: 10th April
Birmingham Dates: 24th April

The best leaders inspire through their own behaviours. Our one-day masterclass is an immersive experience designed to create an impact.

The morning session is aimed at developing emotionally aware leaders who inspire and influence their teams. The afternoon session focuses on how thinking more entrepreneurially can drive success.

Through a blend of online, virtual reality and interactive exercises, we equip emerging leaders to lead high performing teams.

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

Additional takeaways include complimentary access to one elearning course and personal facilitator kits.

We love what we do, but our customers say it even better: Watch 2min Masterclass Launch Video

What you will learn:

Managers and Leaders ('Champions') leave with an action plan that focuses on enhancing up to three of their leadership behaviours. We discuss and provide tips & techniques to enable delegates to:

Build highly effective relationship through flexible & adaptable behaviour
Bring an entrepreneurial perspective to teams to problem solve and think creatively
Develop empathy by increasing levels of self-awareness and regulation
Motivate others towards clear goals / outcomes
Confidently tackle difficult conversations and deliver meaningful feedback
Challenge how innovative and open to failure your team are

Who should attend:

Organisations facing disruption, rapid growth or looking to innovate that want to develop managers or leaders (’champions’) to inject or grow entrepreneurial spirit & resilience.

This includes managers or individuals about to become a manager or in the first few years of leadership. Particular job functions that benefit from this course, include, but are not limited to:

Manager - eg Department or Team Manager
Customer Service Management Roles
Sales - eg Business Development Manager
Marketing - eg Digital or Social Media Managers
Recruitment - eg Team Leaders
Small business leaders or entrepreneurs who want to challenge themselves with the latest leadership thinking and practices

What is included on the day:

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. As part of the day we Skype Richard with an informal Q&A mindset session. Richard offers insight about how psychology can help us lead authentically in uncertain times
Virtual Reality Experience for practicing real world leadership scenarios

What is included as follow up learning & development:

Complimentary access to one Enploy e-learning course. View Platform.
A playbook containing tips and techniques to help you transform theory into practical application with your team
Facilitator kit including the tools to run 3 activities of their choosing such as brilliant brainstorming sessions or The Caring Cactus to actively support individual and team goals to name a few
A digital certificate (with live integration to linkedin profiles)


8:45am: Registration, breakfast and networking
9:00am: Welcome and introduction to Growth Mindset and Entrepreneurial Behaviour
9:30am: Session1: Growing you as a leader (reflecting on style and motivators)-
11:00am: Session 2: Influencing positive behaviours (psychology, virtual reality scenarios & activities exploring listening, empathy, flexibility and difficult conversations)
12:30pm: Lunch: Peer to peer sharing – discussion about the little things that matter to us all at work – appreciation, celebrating milestones and encouragement
1:00pm: Session 3: Taking the diagnostic (10 mins online profile highlighting entrepreneurial strengths and growth opportunities)
1:30pm: Session 4: Creating Success through Entrepreneurial Behaviours - Part 1 (psychology, reflection, techniques & activities exploring tolerance to risk and resilience)
2:50pm: Session 5: Creating success through Entrepreneurial Behaviours - Part 2 (psychology, case study & tools to enhance opportunity recognition and creative thinking)
4:00pm: Finish: Identification of key takeaways for action plan. Access to playbook, online learning, and facilitator kit.

About Your Trainers

Sallie Allen CIPD:
Board Level HR professional and Co-founder of Enploy Combining technology and training for entrepreneurial mindset, Enploy is an Innovation Top 50 business in the Midlands. Sallie has 15 years’ experience across business management, leadership and HR. She loves working with groups and over the past few years has delivered training programmes and workshops to recent graduates, business leaders and entrepreneurs. Sallie believes that the age of powerpoint is over for training and attendees deserve a combination of trainers, technology, knowledge and interactive activities to have impact.

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 entrepreneurial mindset on a daily basis. Danielle originally trained as a social worker encouraging others to build their self-awareness, manage emotions and develop a growth mindset. Danielle has worked with enploy delivering programmes for the past 18 months and is herself rarely seen without the latest self-help book. Learning never stops for Danielle.

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:

We love what we do, but our customers say it even better. Watch our 2min Masterclass Launch Video below...
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.

Do Enploy offer in house training as well?
Yes, we do offer customised, in house programmes delivered at a location of your choice. For further information please contact Jon at

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