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June 28, 2010
ANNOUNCEMENT: New "LAWYERS IN TRANSITION:
PLOTTING YOUR NEXT CAREER MOVE" Coaching Group
Will Launch in July
LAWYERS IN TRANSITION:
PLOTTING YOUR NEXT CAREER MOVE
A Virtual Coaching Group
from Lawyers Life Coach, LLC
Meets the Second and Fourth Thursdays
of Every Month
From 10:30 to 11:45 AM Pacific Time
Facilitator: Naomi Beard, J.D., CMC
For a variety of reasons, many lawyers now find themselves in the midst of career
transitions. Some have simply realized that their current places of employment aren't
right for them, and are asking themselves how to go about accomplishing a transition
to a more suitable place. Others have been told, either directly or indirectly, that their
current places of employment aren't the right places for them long-term. Still more
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have lost their jobs and have yet to find their next opportunities.
Whether in a transition voluntarily or not, the task of deciding "what next?" can be
overwhelming, and many don't know what to do or where to look. Lacking support,
they may find themselves making choices in their searches that are ill-advised or even
NAVIGATING CAREERS IN TRANSITION is intended to provide attorneys in career
transitions with the resources they need to negotiate their journey successfully. With
the support of a professional coach in a confidential group setting, attorneys are
invited to set their goals, map out their strategies and implement steps to achieve
The group setting provides attorneys with a safe environment to set and achieve their
career transition goals and to receive career coaching and consulting as well as peer
mentoring. Group members offer support, non-judgmental accountability, and a wide
range of ideas, perspectives and experience. These connections also enable group
members to extend the reach of their networks.
BENEFITS OF PARTICIPATING
Learn how to:
! Frame your career transition goals
! Design strategies to achieve those goals
! Commit to career search steps, and be held accountable in a supportive and
non-judgmental way for making them
! Network effectively, and expand the reach of your network
! Navigate your transition with focus and purpose
! Prepare for job interviews
! Increase your chances of success and fulfillment in your new position
! Share your experiences in a supportive environment with similarly situated
! Experience the benefits of maintaining supported focus through accountability
for the steps you need to take to achieve your goals
! Gain access to career transition resources, and receive assistance in developing
resumes and other marketing materials
BENEFITS OF A VIRTUAL COACHING GROUP
A virtual group is a conference call with other attorneys from various locations. Joining
a virtual coaching group is an opportunity to see that you're in excellent company;
you'll learn from the trials, successes, and support of other group participants.
This is a convenient, time-efficient way to realize your career transition plans.
NAVIGATING CAREERS IN TRANSITION is facilitated by Naomi Beard, J.D. CMC,
Co-Principal of Lawyers Life Coach, LLC. You can read Naomi's bio by clicking here.
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HOW TO REGISTER
The fee for this coaching group is $249.00/month for two 75-minute calls/month (fee
includes provision of career transition resources and unlimited email support). Each
group participant can extend his/her participation in the group on a month by month
basis and is free to leave the group when his/her transition has successfully concluded.
Group #1 will launch in July. Membership is limited to 8 participants. First
come, first served.
Questions? Contact Naomi at 213-536-4344 or email@example.com.
To register, please print out and complete the form below and fax it to 213-995-9834
or email it in PDF form to firstname.lastname@example.org.
E-mail address: __________________________________________________
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Account Number: __________________________________________________
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Please debit my credit card in the amount of $249 and charge my credit card
$249 in advance for each month of group coaching calls. The client may
discontinue automatic debit at any time by notifying the coach.
Please fax Registration to our Secure Fax: 213-995-9834.
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