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Workfest 2013 panel

Announcing WorkFest 2014! We are delighted to announce that the wait is over and Earlybird tickets for WorkFest 2014 are now on sale. Building on the success of our inaugural event in 2013, WorkFest is set to be an inspirational and helpful day for women returning to work post maternity or an extended career break, those looking to switch jobs, as well as those embarking on a new business venture. In a jam-packed programme, high-profile business women like, Jo Malone and Emma Bridgewater, will line up alongside a range of budding entrepreneurs and career experts, who will cover everything from CV writing to building confidence in the workplace. Other treats not to miss include the career clinic where you can seek out one-to-one advice from a team of professionals, and the branded area where you can meet, among others, the team from Barclays, the day's headline sponsor.


The fabulous line-up

Jo Malone

WorkFest 2014 speakers include: entrpreneurs, Jo Malone and Emma Bridgewater; Heather McGregor from executive recruitment firm Taylor Bennett; Shami Chakrabarti, director of Liberty; and Sara Bennison, MD of Marketing at Barclays. 

What's going on during the day?

Workfest breakout 2013

With inspirational keynote sessions on 'doing it all' and taking the plunge to workshops on boosting your confidence, overcoming fear and self-doubt, and getting back into the workplace post a 3 year+ break – WorkFest has a session for you! 


Advice at our Career Clinic

Lynne Franks Career Clinic WF 13

You'll be able to register for one-to-one consultation with our hand-picked team of experts who will be on hand to offer you individual advice, coaching and tips. Topics include CV appraisal, how to raise capital, interview technique, and how to use social media to market your business.

 

Bursary

WF 2013 goodybag

If you are on income support and are finding it tough to afford a ticket to WorkFest, we have a limited number of subsidised tickets available priced at £45. Please email for further details.