“Core Confidence” is a book written by Kate Boorer & Fiona Pearman. It examines the reasons (systemic, bias, practical and personal confidence barriers) that contribute to why professional women are often perceived as less confident than men.

10-Day Core Confidence Challenge

We know that for many women, confidence is one of the biggest barriers to securing and succeeding in career progression opportunities. If you would like to transform your relationship with confidence and see the impact 100% unshakeable, unbreakable confidence can have in your career & life, join our free 10-Day Confidence Challenge.

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Download your FREE Core Confidence Workbook

Our Core Confidence Workbook help you start to explore your relationship with Confidence. What’s really going on so you can start to make some positive decisions to move yourself towards the career and life you want. There is no magic pill, just work to do and courage to hold on to as you move forward step by step.

Fiona & Kate talk about their Confidence Journey

What is confidence anyway? Women are twice as likely to get feedback that they lack confidence; listen to Kate & Fiona discuss what confidence is and what can get in the way.

Join the CORE CONFIDENCE Community to access information and hear from the authors.

If your organisation would like to discuss ways in which you can create workplaces where men and women thrive, are confident and able to navigate the complexity of 21st century business, please visit our consulting site Pearman & Partners.


207, 2020

When things don’t go according to plan

July 2nd, 2020|0 Comments

July. The beginning of a new financial year, the beginning of the second half of 2020 and a valuable opportunity to take some time to reflect. For many of us, the plans we laid out in January for the coming 12 months have likely altered. A pandemic, remote working, home [...]

505, 2020

Harnessing your multiple intelligences

May 5th, 2020|0 Comments

The challenging circumstances we are currently facing is creating change at a rate of knots, forcing us all to make important decisions quickly and regularly. When making decisions, we can draw on the four intelligences we all have access to, and it is these that will be our focus throughout [...]

304, 2020

Finding Certainty Amidst Uncertainty

April 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

We keep hearing it: we are navigating unprecedented times. Life as we know it has changed - and continues to change almost daily – as we work together to stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus across the globe. Unfortunately for most of us, change is uncomfortable. But as we [...]

303, 2020

Small steps make a big impact

March 3rd, 2020|0 Comments

March 8th marks the annual observance of International Women’s Day and while it celebrates the social, economic, political and cultural achievements of women around the world, its true focus is on unity, equality and advocacy to bridge the gender divide that unfortunately still exists. The theme this year is #EachforEqual [...]

402, 2020

The power of good health

February 4th, 2020|0 Comments

By now we’re well and truly back into the swing of things for the working year. Deadlines, projects, events - it’s all happening. So, this month we’re turning our focus towards resilience and, more specifically, physical resilience which is one of the four dimensions of resilience we talk about in [...]