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U of S College of Law Career Readiness Workshop Series

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U of S College of Law

15 Campus Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A6

Canada

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This 4 part workshop series runs from February through March. The sessions will equip Law students with tools to better understand themselves and their career direction, and to more effectively evaluate opportunities and market themselves to potential employers. Students attending these sessions will receive credit on their co-curricular transcript. Students must attend all 4 sessions in the series.

Registration opens January 29! Space is limited.




Registration is required. Students must attend all 4 sessions in the series. (Full session descriptions below)

The college will cover the cost ($100) for students who register by the end of day on Feb. 16.

If you have questions please contact lawcareerservices@usask.ca




Session 1: Career Direction and Your Values, Feb. 26 12:00-1:30PM

Session 1 will explore trends in career navigation, and delve into the key elements of
making informed career decisions including the role of self-awareness, world awareness,
and happenstance. You will be given an opportunity to explore experiences that lead
you to the fi eld of law and how your values may infl uence your direction moving forward
including your preferred area(s) of law, employers, roles, and work life balance.

Session 2: Career Direction and Your Personality, Mar. 2 12:00-1:30PM

Session 2 will give you an opportunity to better understand your personality and the
unique ways it may shape your experience within the fi eld of law. Using the Myers Briggs
Type Indicator (MBTI), we will explore your personality type in relation to your preferred
styles of work, communication, teamwork, decision-making, leadership, confl ict resolution
and stress management. This session includes a detailed MBTI Personal Impact Report.

Session 3: Career Direction and Your Strengths, Mar. 5 12:00-1:30PM

Session 3 (and 4) will use the CliftonStrengths® to increase your awareness and
understanding of your natural talents and strengths. We will explore your Top 5 Talent
Themes and give you an opportunity to refl ect on how you have used your talents in the
past, how you can apply them for academic and career success, and how you can grow
and develop your talents and move towards mastery. This session includes a detailed
CliftonStrengths Insight and Action Planning Guide.

Session 4: Refining Direction and Exploring Opportunities, Mar. 7 1:00-2:30PM

Session 4 will allow you to synthesize all you’ve learned in Sessions 1-3 and create a
personal statement of your career intentions with confi dence and clarity. You will learn
about key resources and information to gather as you explore academic and career
opportunities. You will also learn how to leverage networking opportunities off ered by the
college to help you achieve your goals.


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U of S College of Law

15 Campus Drive

Saskatoon, SK S7N 5A6

Canada

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