Call Forward: Series for Articling Students and LPP Candidates
Skill Builder Session 5 [WEBCAST ONLY]
 

Mar. 10, 2021
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OBA Young Lawyers Division PROGRAM | 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (EDT)

This program is also part of the 2020-2021 Young Lawyers Division Call Forward Series.


Interviewee Skills
Dal Bhathal, The Counsel Network
Deborah Glatter, Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Ian Hu, LAWPRO
Tatiana Lazdins, Career Coach
Len Rodness, Torkin Manes LLP


Preparing for the Interview

  • Know your resume
  • Overview of different interview types (government vs. firm vs. in-house etc.)
  • Preparing for the interview – sounding polished but not rehearsed


Personal Presentation and Etiquette

  • The internet: control your profile
  • Dressing for success
  • Non-verbal cues: how to manage body language and tone of voice
  • Interacting with different members of the firm – it’s all an interview


The Substantive Interview

  • Answering questions: engaging the interviewer and selling yourself
  • The right length and content of answer; appropriate use of humour
  • What NOT to talk about
  • Questions for the Interviewer


Originally aired on May 28, 2015.

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PROGRAM DETAILS

Date: Wednesday, March 10, 2021
Time: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Program (EDT)
 

PROGRAM PRICE

This program, and others in the series, is available to members only.


Complimentary for CBA student members and LPP Candidates.

 

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