September 4, 2009
Columbus Bar Leadership Academy Begins September 22
The September presentation for academy attorneys will be “Getting to Know You: How to Use Introductions and Initial Conversations to Build Relationships with New People” on September 22 at the Columbus Bar offices from 5:30-7:30 p.m.
The session, featuring Matthew Austin, Mason Law Firm, and Dawn Hays, Hahn Loeser & Parks, will focus on techniques to begin conversations in a number of different situations, from Bar events to accidental meetings. Attendees will observe and participate in mock conversations and practice techniques with peers.
For those who will have finished some of the four sessions and would like to complete the program, 2009-2010 session offering dates for this fall are: “Go Fish,” Tuesday, October 20; “People in Your Neighborhood,” Tuesday, November 10; and “Playing Well with Others,” Tuesday, December 8.
All session are 5:30-7:30 p.m. For more information or to register, contact Marcia Smith at 614/340.2051 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The $30 registration fee includes dinner.