On January 23, 2017, YWL hosted an interactive session with lawyer, psychologist and author Delee Fromm about using social intelligence to succeed. The sold-out session provided the opportunity for participants to learn about situational and organizational awareness and understand the importance of communication both in and out of the workplace.
On November 17, 2016, we held an event with Nightwood Theatre on presentation and speaking skills. It was great! Thanks so much to our gracious hosts. We look forward to working with you again.
We hosted an interesting and informative panel discussion on issues that young lawyers should be thinking about in the family law context as they progress throughout their careers. Thanks for the great discussion!
YWL hosted a book workshop on gender blind spots and biases with lawyer and author Delee Fromm on Tuesday, September 27, 2016. It was a great opportunity for members to contribute to the development of Delee’s book on the subject and learn more about their own subconscious biases and blind spots.
On September 15, 2016, we hosted our SIXTH articling students welcome drinks at Montecito Restaurant in Toronto. It was a great event!
Once again a small group of YWL members will have a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with a number of prominent, well-established women professionals from the Toronto legal community. Attendees will meet with 6 mentors over the course of one hour, followed by a wine and cheese cocktail reception which will bring the mentors and […]
Every year hundreds of articling students and young lawyers are faced with a difficult decision either because they aren’t hired back or they realize that they want to make a change in their legal career. It can be disappointing. It can be overwhelming. But it can also be a blessing in disguise. There is life […]
On May 3rd, we hosted the last of the 2016 Coaching Conversation series.
On April 20, 2016, YWL hosted a networking panel and cocktail reception at Fasken Martineau. We had a great time!
On April 5, we hosted another coaching conversation at Bennett Jones LLP, where we learned all about body language and nonverbal communication. It was a great event!