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Women in Leadership

Step up to a top-level role, and maximise your impact. Designed for women executives with 7+ years of people management experience, we work with you and a sponsor from your organisation to accelerate your next move.

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Programme impact

Take your place at the top

Seal your success with the mindset, the skills and the network to move to the top level.

  • Drive your career progression and transition to a greater leadership role in your organisation.

  • Gain the mindset, tools and confidence to lead with impact, and navigate uncertainty and change.

  • Develop the skills to articulate a vision and inspire followers, and gain strategic communication skills to manage key stakeholders and influence others.

  • Rethink your personal leadership style and explore and experiment with new approaches.

  • The only programme in the world which works with your sponsor to design and execute an action plan for change.

  • Build a network of female peers from diverse backgrounds to support you as you progress.

Who attends

Right for you

This programme is designed for outstanding female leaders at a significant inflection point in their career.


managing a senior team



levels from C-Suite

in current role

Who attends

Before the programme starts, meet your sponsor and prepare for the programmethrough readings, reflective questions and a 360 assessment. Get advice on how to build and nurture great sponsor relationships through our specially curated Sponsorship Toolkit.

Immerse yourself in the on-campus learning experience in the heart of London. Our world-leading faculty take a deep dive into leadership skills, and use innovative learning techniques including role plays and experiential exercises to help you grow. Be yourself with more skill through coaching, and create an action plan for success.

After the programme, review your action plan with your sponsor, and implement your learning. Build momentum with individual coaching, and reconnect with your peer group virtually to share your progress and learn from others.

Hold a final conversation with your sponsor to decide on next steps. Your sponsor attends a virtual masterclass with LBS faculty.

Our Faculty

Faculty in the field

Access some of the world’s leading thinkers whose cutting-edge research in global business is grounded in real-world practicality. *Faculty subject to change.

Certificate in Management

This programme can also be taken as part of the Certificate in Management. Enhance your leadership approach, hone your business skills and curate your own curriculum with a blend of online and in-person learning.


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Whether you are an individual or an organisation/group looking for a programme, get in touch and we can help find the best solution for you.

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