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Build a Growth Mindset & Career Success with Advice from Female Founders

Learn how to enhance your growth and entrepreneurial skills from successful women in business and the AllBright Academy.

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  • Duration

    4 weeks
  • Weekly study

    2 hours
  • Accreditation

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Develop a growth mindset and achieve your career goals

It takes more than hard skills and determination to achieve career success - you need a growth mindset, a set of entrepreneurial skills, and resilience.

Designed by women, for women, this four-week course from AllBright focuses on developing business skills and acumen to excel in industry.

Learning from a host of female founders, you’ll discover how to engage your inner entrepreneur and boost your career prospects using proven techniques to deliver business success.

Improve your entrepreneurial mindset

By learning to think and work with a more open frame of mind, you can find new opportunities to supercharge your career.

You’ll develop your career vision, resilience, and creativity to bring an entrepreneurial flair to all aspects of your professional life. You’ll learn to develop the right mindset, whether you’re a seasoned business owner or a first-time employee.

Gain career advice from successful female entrepreneurs

Thinking like a founder will help you to identify opportunities wherever they arise.

You’ll learn how to set clear goals, chase down opportunities, and ensure that you make the most of them. You’ll also define a personal career vision that is unique, yet achievable.

Explore the advantages of calculated risk for achieving career success

Having learned how to creatively transform challenges into opportunities, you’ll consider when to take calculated risks and the competitive advantage you can achieve by stepping out of your comfort zone.

You’ll assess the risk itself, the opportunity within it, and how that aligns to your career vision.

By the end of this course, you’ll have discovered a way of working that is exciting and challenging, helping you develop a professional trajectory that can flourish even in the most adverse situations.

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What topics will you cover?

  • Understand what having an entrepreneurial mindset means and how it can help you get ahead at work.
  • Understand why the entrepreneurial mindset is relevant to your identity
    and start programming your mind to succeed.
  • Shift the focus and become a visionary. Start to see the bigger picture and plot your route to a more entrepreneurial way of working.
  • Learn to hold yourself accountable and to persevere in the face of adversity or rejection. Do it for yourself by applying all the observations taken from this course to make a plan that sets you up for success.

Who is this accredited by?

The CPD Certification Service
The CPD Certification Service:

The content of the following course has been certified by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional development principles.

Learning on this course

On every step of the course you can meet other learners, share your ideas and join in with active discussions in the comments.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explore the skills that are typically associated with female entrepreneurs – from a strong sense of vision, to a resilient frame of mind and a creative flair.
  • Model your inner entrepreneur to boost your career or make that pipe dream to start a business a reality
  • Evaluate and set clear goals aligned with your core competencies
  • Investigate how to stay true to your vision and keep the bigger picture in mind
  • Produce new professional objectives based on new habits and adjustments
  • Develop your creativity for effective problem-solving.
  • Produce objectives to further learn how to spot opportunities and chase them down.
  • Design a plan to further grow and employ your entrepreneurial spirit
  • Investigate the difference between feedback and criticism.
  • Improve your ability to access and take risks

Who is the course for?

This course is designed for businesswomen and aspiring or early-stage female founders of all ages and at all stages of their career journey who are ultimately looking to transform their mindset and move towards a more entrepreneurial way of thinking, working and leading.

If you’d like to deepen your understanding of this subject further, you may want to take these courses. They’re also from AllBright and have the same overall learning outcomes:

Who will you learn with?

Co-Founder of AllBright

Co-Founder of AllBright

Melody, once 'The Apprentice' candidate, is Founder of InspirEngage International delivering speaking, training & coaching across 100 countries to develop people’s mindset & skills.

Lillian Ogbogoh, International Speaker, Corporate Trainer, Certified NLP Practitioner & Hypnotherapist, and Coach, is an expert that uses techniques to help women to reclaim their power & bounce back.

I am a service lead in a small charity. I have a masters in dramatherapy and post grad certificate in clinical supervision. I use creativity as a form of healing and Growth

Who developed the course?


AllBright is all about inspiring change. Founded in 2018 by Debbie Wosskow OBE and Anna Jones, we’re a global women’s network acting as a springboard for smart-minded women of all ages and stages. Through our beautiful clubs and AllBright Digital, our sisterhood is helping shape a new narrative for those who want to supercharge their careers.

Learning on FutureLearn

Your learning, your rules

  • Courses are split into weeks, activities, and steps to help you keep track of your learning
  • Learn through a mix of bite-sized videos, long- and short-form articles, audio, and practical activities
  • Stay motivated by using the Progress page to keep track of your step completion and assessment scores

Join a global classroom

  • Experience the power of social learning, and get inspired by an international network of learners
  • Share ideas with your peers and course educators on every step of the course
  • Join the conversation by reading, @ing, liking, bookmarking, and replying to comments from others

Map your progress

  • As you work through the course, use notifications and the Progress page to guide your learning
  • Whenever you’re ready, mark each step as complete, you’re in control
  • Complete 90% of course steps and all of the assessments to earn your certificate

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