Developing A Growth Mindset At Work

Wednesday 22nd September 2021 12:30pm to 1:30pm Add to my calendar
Member : FREE   Guest : £10  

WIBF and Citi are delighted to co-host a practical session led by Kerry Dudley to help you adopt a growth mindset at work.

Are you concerned about leading your first important meeting or feeling anxious about leading your first big project? Perhaps you’re feeling frustrated that you’re not putting yourself forward for promotion or having doubts about your competence in your current or future role? If any of this sounds familiar, then this session is for you.

Believing we’re not capable of learning new skills or behaviours is not unusual and stepping out of our comfort zone can trigger self-limiting thoughts and fear.

Some people believe that they are born a particular way and stay like that for life. But we now know from neuroscience that the brain functions more like a muscle and gets stronger and smarter when we learn and practice new things. This means we can realise our potential, feel greater satisfaction and achieve a more fulfilling working life.

Key take-aways:

  • Learn about the differences between a self-limiting ‘fixed mindset’ and the benefits of adopting a healthy ‘growth mindset’
  • Gain insight into the neuroscience of the brain – you are in charge of your mind!
  • Understand the process and stages of learning a new skill, behaviour or technique
  • Come away with useful tips, personal actions and a belief that a change is possible!

Kerry Dudley

Kerry is an executive coach and is passionate about supporting women working in Financial Services. Kerry founded Parity Executive Coaching together with two associates, Henny Flynn and Imtiyaz Foolat, all of whom worked in the global insurance industry for many years.

Kerry has many years’ experience working in broking, underwriting and business development and had leadership responsibility for specific international territories, business strategy, teams and projects. She also actively collaborated with external partners, academics and industry committees to improve knowledge and education across the reinsurance sector.

During a career break, Kerry completed an MBA at Henley Business School before training at the University of Cambridge to become a professional coach. As a coach, mentor and educator Kerry is focused on helping people develop personally and professionally whilst maintaining a healthy work-life balance and sustained well-being. Kerry is known for her warm, supportive and empathetic style, and combines this with her broad business knowledge and deep behavioural insight.

Kerry’s coaching areas of expertise include developing self-confidence, self-belief, resilience, work-life balance, emotional intelligence, motivation and supports role transition, career change and leadership development. Kerry is affiliated with the Association of Coaching (AC), The International Coaching Federation (ICF), the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) and is a licensed practitioner of Motivational Maps and PSI Emotional Profiling.

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