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Interactive In-Person Career Events & Seminars

February 11, 2016

Conveying Your Value in Your Job Search - Special Live Webcast
Thursday, February 11, 2016 / 12:00-1:00 p.m.
The Chicago Bar Association, 321 S. Plymouth Ct., Chicago, IL 60604

Webcast Cost: $0 Member
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CBA Career Advancement Program legal career counselor Kathy Morris of Under Advisement, Ltd. will reunite with and moderate an information-packed hour with two longtime colleagues, Cheryl Rich Heisler of Lawternatives and Sheila Markin Nielsen of Nielsen Career Consulting.  These three seasoned career counselors, all JDs who practiced before reinventing themselves to guide lawyers, law students, and other professionals in their careers, bring a wealth of experience to help you enrich and enliven your job search.

Dial in from the warmth of your chair so you don't miss this unique access to Chicago's veteran legal career counselors.  They may agree, they may agreeably disagree...and they will take your questions in real time...during a special session that will help you more clearly convey your value in your job search...and on the job.

Program will be archived for ondemand viewing.

February 17, 2016

Complimentary for Members!
Career Advice/Speed Counseling Sessions at the CBA

On February 17 get answers to job search issues at exclusive 20-minute, one-on-one sessions with Career Counselor Kathy Morris at the CBA. Members can choose one of the following topics to discuss: resume, cover letters, networking tactics, interviewing, negotiating a salary or raise, or non-legal careers.

Stay tuned for registration - Click here to schedule an appointment between 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. Questions? Contact Kayla Bryan at 312-554-2135.

February 18, 2016

Negotiations Panel and Networking Reception

Join the Alliance for Women for its annual "Women Negotiators: How to Get What You Want from Your Next Negotiation" on February 18, 2016, at 5:00-6:00 p.m., at the law offices of Sidley Austin. The panelists will debate how you can best approach your next negotiation. Panelists include: Hiranda Donoghue, Director and Managing Counsel, M&A, Walgreens Co.; Linda Ginzel, Clinical Professor, U of C Booth School of Business; Kristen Seeger, Partner, Sidley Austin LLP; Noni Southall, Associate General Counsel, Finance, W.W. Grainger Inc.; and Moderator Kathy Morris, Under Advisement and CBA Career Assistance Program Career Counselor. Register online for this free event (space is limited). A 6:00 p.m. reception follows the event. The event is cosponsored by CBA Alliance for Woman, CBA Career Advancement Program, and the Women's Initiatives Task Force of the Illinois CPA Society.