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Leadership Mindset Books



Stop dimming to fit in and learn to live life with a leadership mindset.

As women we have been programmed to fit in and behave a certain way to get ahead in our careers and life generally. If we don’t conform to societal norms we are deemed ‘too much’ and beat ourselves up with guilt, shame and embarrassment. This conditioning can hold us back from fulfilling our potential.

Join Don’t Dim to Fit In author Kate Cousens in a book of self-discoverywhich will help you to shine your light. You’ll learn how to push through your self-limiting beliefs, mindset blocks, and common forms of self-sabotage that can block your success.

As an accomplished Leadership Mindset Mentor, Kate will motivate and inspire you through her down-to-earth, friendly, and accessible advice; sharing her ‘lightbulb moments’ and helping to remind you that you already have everything inside of you to be able to achieve your ambitions, whatever they may be.

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Ladder Climbing in High Heels

Research tells us that women’s careers suffer due to lower self-confidence, greater family responsibilities and fear of failure. Ladder Climbing in High Heels explores these issues and offers practical advice for women who want to get ahead at work without compromising their personalities or femininity.


Kate Cousens shares her experiences of climbing the corporate career ladder in male dominated industries; offering light-touch theory and guidance on issues such as self-belief, communication, resilience, emotional intelligence, mentoring and networking. 


The book is peppered with bite-sized ‘ladder lessons’ which help the reader to be action focused; putting what they have read into practise straight away to assist their climb to the top.

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