CPD WEBINAR: Manage Your Fear and Turn Up With Confidence

Tuesday, 15 June 2021
12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
    • Susan Heaton-Wright , The Superstar Communicator

There are situations where we are affected by fear; this could impact on our performance, or we could avoid taking up opportunities that could progress our career.

In this powerful masterclass, Susan shares techniques to understand and manage your fear so you can present the very best version of yourself in business situations.

Using proven knowledge from Neuroscience as well as her experience as a professional musician, Susan delivers invaluable content.

Learning Objectives:

The aim of this course is that you will go away with knowledge and practical ways to
manage your fear in specific business situations. This includes:

• Understand what fear does to your body.
• Creating a safe psychological zone, to ensure you are able to self care.
• Creating awareness of occasions when you are fearful and creating a framework of how to manage this
• Techniques to manage your fear and ensure you are in a calmer state
• Reframe your attitude to fear, and discover how you can use this in a positive way to increase your
• Recognise when you are self sabotaging to avoid the fear

Our Speaker

Susan Heaton-Wright is a global Virtual impact, communications and speaking trainer for corporate clients. She empowers talented people to create memorable and engaging business conversations. She is the creator of the Superstar Communicator™ methodology: a 5 step system for speaking and communicating effectively. Susan is an international speaker; the MD of award winning music company, Viva Live Music, podcaster and a former prize winning international opera singer.

She delivers virtual seminars, workshops and individual training for many companies including Astra Zeneca, Deloitte, RBS, Shell, Microsoft, AAP, Invesco, AXA, the NHS and Quintiles. She is delivering virtual workshops, masterclasses and coaching globally to leaders and emerging leaders. Many of her clients go on to be interviewed on Sky News and BBC as well as speaking at industry conferences. She is regularly interviewed on BBC Radio Five Live; BBC2, local radios and international podcasts. Susan has contributed to articles in Forbes, The Guardian, Huffington Post, Thrive Global, The Scotsman and trade publications. In 2020, she was named as an #ialso 100 top inspirational female entrepreneur in UK.

Susan’s podcast is “Superstar Communicator” which has been named a top 20 Communications podcast in USA.

Susan is a Fellow of the Royal Geographical Society, The Royal Society of Arts and the Incorporated Society of Musicians. She leads a project of musicians in Greece annually, to deliver music workshops to refugees in Athens as part of the ‘Love without Borders’ charity.


This CPD session will be via Zoom format. A link will be sent out 3 days before the event. Please only use for your own purposes.

CII Accredited

This demonstrates the quality of an event and that it meets CII member CPD scheme requirements.

1 hour's CPD can be claimed for this event if relevant to your learning and development needs.

It is recommended that you keep any evidence of the CPD activity you have completed and upload copies to the recording tool as the CII may ask to see this if your record is selected for review. Details of the scheme can be viewed online at www.cii.co.uk/cpd.