women inclusion at work

The workspace 

needs more women

Smart organisations understand the importance of more women in the workplace and are committed to create an enabling environment for women to work.

We, at Minerva, are here to help make it happen.

SheReturns

BRINGING HIGH PERFORMING WOMEN BACK TO WORK

SheReturns is a 4-week, interactive training and coaching based program that helps women with a career break return to work with clarity and confidence.

The program offers a safe space to find clarity, be more confident about the choices you make and build essential skills to return to work.

 

The program runs in a small, collaborative cohort group, providing you encouragement from peers who are returning to the workforce and building strong allies within the corporate world. 

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Group coaching sessions happen in an intimate environment where participants collectively work on solving problems and charting a way forward.

Industry calls

An essential objective of the program is to help participants build allies and reintegrate into the workforce. Networking calls with a diverse group of professionals helps do just that.

For details on the curriculum and more information, get in touch here.

Group coaching sessions

In-person training sessions offer an opportunity for guided introspection, career planning and essential skill building. 

Training sessions

The 4-week program is a hybrid of 1 online and 2 on-site sessions every week. 

HOW DOES IT WORK?

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IS THIS THE RIGHT PROGRAM FOR ME?

If you have even the slightest inclination towards returning to work after your career break, this program is for you. It doesn't matter why you took that career break or how unsure you may be about returning. Whether you're single, or a full-time mom - this program will help you find the support you need to make the right decision for you.

This program is for any woman who:

  • Has a Bachelor's degree (or a professional qualification), and
     

  • Has worked in a full-time role for at least one year, and
     

  • Has been away from work from anywhere between 18 months to 15 years)

You don't have to decide now, anyway. Just sign up for the program and one of our experts will be in touch to figure out if you should (or shouldn't) enroll in the program.

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When does the next cohort of SheReturns start?
 

Karachi
The next cohort begins on September 20, 2021.
Applications close September 15, 2021.

Islamabad

The next cohort begins on 
November 15, 2021.
Applications close October 5, 2021.

How much does SheReturns cost?

The investment in SheReturns is PKR 24,000. We  also offer an instalment plan and need based scholarships. Once you sign up, our team will be happy to walk you through all options.

For a detailed curriculum and answers to other frequently asked questions, sign up here

SIGN UP TO FIND OUT MORE

Tell us about you and we'll be in touch with more information and to help you decide if this is the right program for you.

 

Meet the partners and mentors

SheReturns has a lofty mission - that of bringing more women into the workforce so it becomes imperative for organisations to introduce women friendly policies and infrastructure. This cannot be done alone. 

Meet our allies across industries and cities that are making SheReturns possible.

Madiha Hamid

Madiha Hamid

Sobia Farooqui

Sobia Farooqui

Katalyst Labs

Katalyst Labs

Umaima Sohaib

Umaima Sohaib

Jehan Ara

Jehan Ara

Shamim Rajani

Shamim Rajani

COO, Genetech Solutions

Shehzil Malik

Shehzil Malik

Designer and Illustrator

Hira Mohibullah

Hira Mohibullah

Executive Creative Director, BBDO Pakistan

Vladimira Briestenska

Vladimira Briestenska

Founder, NEEM Exponential

Saima Latif

Saima Latif

GM, Organisational Development

Zainab Hameed

Zainab Hameed

Cofounder, Team Taleem

Khaula Karim

Khaula Karim

Co-Founder SheSec Pakistan | Application Security Analyst

Sara Abid

Sara Abid

Learning & Development Specialist

Raziah Gondal

Raziah Gondal

Operations Manager, Red Buffer

Marzyyiah Gondal

Marzyyiah Gondal

HR Manager, Onebyte

Saniya Zafar

Saniya Zafar

Marketing Consultant

Nagin Ansari

Nagin Ansari

CEO Backspace & Teacher Indus Valley School of Art & Architecture

Rohma Labeeb

Rohma Labeeb

Startup Innovation and Learning Lead, Accelerate Prosperity