Welcome Women in the Workplace 2020: the one stop shop for every woman who works or wants to, from employment to business and everything in between.

Are you looking to change your job or return to work after a break? 

Do you run a business or are you thinking of starting one? 

Are you looking to network with a group of like-minded women? 

We have scheduled great speakers from across the community to address all these issues and more in a vibrant and dynamic forum. The event concludes with a networking lunch. 


Date: Wednesday 5th February 2020

  • 9.30 Registration and coffee
  • 9.50 Introductions
  • 10.15 Break out speaker sessions
  • 12.45 Lunch
  • 1.30 Close

BOOKING ESSENTIAL – Please click here to book your place

Our Speakers

Naomi Cowan, Marketing Manager, the London School of Jewish Studies

Those That Can…..Teach

All of us are teachers. We teach our children how to be good human beings, we lead by example and we help others to do what we already know what to do.

Come and find out how you can develop these skills and either become a qualified teacher, or study towards a degree.

Sharon Dewinter, Director, Emunah

Busting Through the Career Break

Sharon will describe her own journey back to work and give her top tips.

Sophie Eden, Founder, Gordon Eden Executive Search

What I have learnt from Inspirational People in Business

Sophie will share insights from a range of successful and high achieving women in work, and distil this into top tips for how to sell yourself positively.

Annette Kurer, Founder, Ark Consultants

From Worrier to Warrior: Building confidence

Annette will help harness your nervous energy in a positive way to be more confident for the future


Jo Kaye, Founder, Breathe Academy

Mindfulness for Busy People

Jo will run a practical session on how to manage difficulty and stress at work, ensuring that we take care of ourselves.

Hannah Mindel, Business Adviser, Work Avenue

From Idea to Business Start-Up

Hannah will take you through a journey to discover if your business idea is a good one.

Attend this session to test your assumptions and to find out if you have what it takes to be an entrepreneur.

Caroline Ratner, Founder, Caroline Ratner Communications

How I Started and Built My Business

Caroline will take us through the highs and lows of setting up and growing her own enterprise.

Joanna Sadie, Head of Business, Work Avenue

Your Personality, Your Brand

Joanna will be discussing how to get your own personal brand messaging right and different communication styles.

Yael Solomons, Job Placements Manager, Work Avenue

Looking Back to Look Forward (Career change/transferable skills)

Take a look at your skills set and understand how to relate that to the demands of the job

Wednesday 5th February 9.30am-1.30pm

BOOKING ESSENTIAL – Please click here to book your place