These days, a lot of lawyers are wondering how to make the most of LinkedIn. Some are wondering if they even can. So, for this week’s tip, we’re sharing news about a new group which may prove to be an easy entry point to greater participation on the site.
‘Keeping it Social: Practice Development for Lawyers TORONTO’, a collaboration between Bekhor Management and Toronto Lawyers Association is the antithesis to all social media groups! Of the various LinkedIn groups targeting Canadian lawyers, it is the only one that’s actually social.
The group will meet in-person to learn practice development tips and to network once every quarter. Each event will be focused on a different topic. The first 15 minutes will be dedicated to a formal presentation. The next 15 minutes will allow for participants to ask their questions or to practice the tips through exercises, templates or role-play. The second half hour will be dedicated to networking.
Given that this is a practice development group that offers live events, it is restricted to practising lawyers and articling students in the Toronto area. Lawyers in other cities can use this group as a model to set up similar groups in their area.
To learn more about Keeping it Social: Practice Development for Lawyers TORONTO:
- Join the LinkedIn group.
- Read the press release.
- Register for the November 22, 2018 event:
- This program contains 30 minutes of Professional Content.
- There is no cost for this event.