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#StrategicPANetwork | 03/07 | Empowering Yourself: Navigating Imposter Syndrome

3 July @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us at The Mandrake, 3rd Jul for “Empowering Yourself: Navigating Imposter Syndrome as a C Suite Executive Assistant” with Dannielle Haig.

You are cordially invited to attend Strategic PA Network’s VIP event at The Mandrake, London on Wednesday, 3rd July, at 6pm hosted by Sarah Howson and Marianne Whitlock.

Empowering Yourself: Navigating Imposter Syndrome as a C Suite Executive Assistant‘ with our phenomenal Keynote Speaker Dannielle Haig. This will be an inspiring, interactive session where we will hear from Dannielle and you will have the opportunity to ask questions.

In the fast-paced of today’s economic business landscape, C-Suite Executive Assistants often find themselves grappling with ‘imposter syndrome’. This exclusive workshop is designed to empower executive assistants by addressing the unique challenges they face and providing practical strategies to build confidence and assertiveness.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understanding Imposter Syndrome: Identify and understand the symptoms and causes of imposter syndrome, and learn why it is especially prevalent among high-achieving professionals.
  • Building Self-Confidence: Discover techniques to boost your self-esteem and self-worth, recognizing the vital role you play within the executive team.
  • Practical Strategies for Success: Gain actionable strategies to combat feelings of inadequacy and foster a mindset of self-assurance and resilience.
  • Group Discussion: Participate in an open and insightful group discussion to share experiences, learn from peers, and develop a supportive network.

Empowering yourself as a C-Suite Executive Assistant goes beyond mastering administrative skills. It involves embracing your value, overcoming self-doubt, and confidently stepping into your role as an indispensable part of the executive team. Join us for this transformative event and take the first step towards overcoming imposter syndrome and thriving in your career.


6:00pm – 7:00pm: Arrivals & Informal Networking

7:00pm: Welcome and Introduction by Sarah Howson & Marianne Whitlock

7:10pm – 8pm: Dannielle Haig will explore Imposter Syndrome

8pm – 8:15pm: Q&A

8:15pm – 9pm: Informal Networking & Hotel Show Arounds

9:00pm: Carriages


Qualified in Business Psychology, Business Coaching and Counselling, Dannielle (PHD candidate, MSc, MSc, BA, PG Cert, PG Dip) is a HCPC member and MBPsS. She is highly accomplished in understanding and analysing human behaviour in the workplace. Her areas of expertise and academic research lie in Leadership Personalities and Mental Resilience which has seen her developing a psychometric with some of the world’s leading Business Psychologists.

Dannielle is passionate about making longstanding and positive impacts on people’s working lives and does so through her work with Leaders. Dannielle is a highly regarded Business Coach and Workshop facilitator having worked with some of the world’s largest organisations and brands. She is also an accomplished public speaker and loves nothing more than to share her knowledge of The Dark Triad with a willing audience.

DH Consulting | Leadership Development (danniellehaig.com)

Dannielle Haig | LinkedIn



Set in a redbrick townhouse, this fashionable boutique hotel in the Fitzrovia area is a 6-minute walk from Tottenham Court Road tube station, and 2 miles from Buckingham Palace and the London Eye.

The Mandrake is a luxury lifestyle property featuring eclectic, vibrant interiors, and a personally curated art collection throughout. The Mandrake features 30 unique guest bedrooms, with three luxury suites and a penthouse- each one individually decorated with bespoke artwork and flavours.

The Mandrake concept is the juxtaposition between light and dark, day and night, Spiritualism and Hedonism – The guest rooms are set across all four floors, with over half of the rooms overlooking Jurema Terrace, with personal furniture for al fresco dining or drinks. Each of the food and beverage outlets, including the award winning Jurema Terrace, the South American influenced restaurant, Yopo and the vibrant Waeska Bar have been designed and curated by our owners.


Strategic PA Network is a vibrant, friendly professional networking group for high-performing Personal Assistants, Executive Assistants, Virtual Assistants, Administrators, and Office Managers in the UK. Open to all levels, including international connections, the network promotes inclusivity and a desire for continuous learning and connection. It provides a supportive and inclusive environment for sharing best practices, exchanging ideas, building relationships, inspiring one another, and facilitating mutual learning.

Strategic PA Network aims to create a team-like atmosphere for professionals who may not often work in a collaborative setting, the role of a business support professional is often lonely. In-person events are held across various locations in London, Buckinghamshire, Berkshire, and Oxfordshire, featuring engaging speakers underpinned with learning and development opportunities. The purpose is for all members to leave events feeling inspired and a part of a supportive community.


Sarah Howson (BBO PA Network & Strategic PA Recruitment)
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The Mandrake
20-21 Newman Street
London, W1T 1PG United Kingdom
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