Inspired - Personal & Professional Coaching

Women in Leadership Survey

Inspired Coaches is researching into the challenges that women face in leadership so that we can better support women in their leadership roles and those aspiring to become a leader in their organisation.

We have put together a quick survey which asks you about the challenges you face in the workplace. 

Female leader in a coaching session

About the survey

The survey is simple and completely confidential.

We realise that there are many extremely talented women not fulfilling their true potential and we would like to know the reasons behind this and, if possible, offer some solutions.

We want to hear from you about:

After completing the survey, you’ll be invited to enter your name into an electronic draw to win a prize. 

In return for your time

As a thank you for taking time out of your day to take part in this research study, you will have access to the results of this survey.

Two lucky winners will be receive a £50 John Lewis voucher.

Winners will be announced on 30 November, or when 100 participants have taken part, whichever comes first.


How many years have you been in leadership?

As a woman in business, how do you see yourself?

Tell us a little bit about yourself and your leadership position.

What are the greatest challenges you face as a woman in leadership?

Some research suggests that there are problems around the following areas, please tick if you have experienced any of these.

If you'd like to add anything to this list, please choose, "other", and leave your comments in the space provided below.

What solutions have you found to overcome these issues?

How would you want to be more supported with these issues?

Think in terms of coaching and other aspects of your life.

Anything else you would like to request, ask, or comment on?

Prize draw and further contact

Please tell us whether you'd like to keep in touch or would rather not hear from us again. We'll need your first name and email address for the first three options.

Thank you for taking the time to complete our short survey.

First name (optional)
Email (optional)
Your current job title (optional)

About Inspired Coaches

Inspired Coaches offers coaching methodologies designed to empower business leaders by enhancing their emotional well-being, leadership style and impact.

Our focus and social goal is to assist aspirational female leaders (mainly 30 years+) wanting to return to work after starting a family to deliver on their purpose and passion

We support social enterprise leaders to develop high-performing business models that yield financial, social, and environmental benefits. We know that by supporting leaders in social enterprises we can have a wide impact on community regeneration and development, both nationally and internationally.

We need more women in leadership roles

Our community will benefit from a more diverse workforce if there are more women in leadership roles. This is evidenced by more innovation and financial performance in female led businesses. 

Studies show that having women in leadership roles can:

We aim to inspire and support organisations to adopt social enterprise principles in their business approach. We aim to ensure the organisations we work with, adopt core values which are consistent and in harmony with: