Leaders Plus Events

Leaders Plus Events for Working Parents

Leaders Plus host a number of events, webinars and seminars for our Fellows and Mentors, plus more widely for ambitious working parents and employers. You will find our upcoming events listed below but to stay up to date please join our contact list.

Returning from Maternity Leave Courageously

Join us for this FREE panel event where you will hear honest accounts from mothers who have progressed their careers whilst also being a present parent.

Be inspired by those who have been there and learn how to thrive, not hide, in the workplace during pregnancy and beyond.

29 June 2022 | 09.30am | Virtual Event

Returning from Maternity Leave Courageously

Returning to work can be an incredibly difficult transition to make. In this practical session, Verena Hefti FRSA will share how to return from maternity leave courageously. 

This webinar will be delivered as part of the WeAreTheCity's free webinar series.

23 June 2022 | 12.00pm | Virtual Event

Supporting your partner's career progression

Supporting your partner's career progression

At this interactive webinar, you will learn more about how to support your partner's career progression. You will understand the research behind career progression, the research behind how relationships impact careers and get practical ideas on how to support your partner.

10 February 2022 | 12.00pm | Virtual Event

Practical strategies and fresh ideas on how to get promoted as a working parent

Join us for an insightful panel discussion featuring ambitious parents in senior roles who got promoted whilst bringing up young families. Expect  practical tips and honest reflections on how to progress your career whilst juggling a young family. Hosted by our CEO and founder, Verena Hefti FRSA.

26 January 2022 | 9.30am - 11.00am | Virtual Event

Prepare and connect with other parent returners

Join other like-minded ambitious parents and receive practical tips that you can implement on your return to work, supporting you to find the best work-life rhythm for you and your family. During our session you will also be asked thought provoking questions that will help you reflect on what really works best for you.

16 December 2021 | 09.00am - 11.00am | Virtual Event

Help support other ambitious working fathers!

Join us at this informal breakfast discussion for ambitious dads who are on shared parental leave (or who have recently returned) to exchange thoughts and ideas on what essential support dads need to combine active childcare roles whilst continuing to develop their leadership careers.

2 November 2021 | 10.00am - 11.30am | Central London