WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP NETWORK
Please join the women of NAPABA, SABA, and SABANY for the following webinar presentation:
True Grit and Growth Mindset: The Secrets of Success
Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015, at 4-5:30 p.m. EDT
For more information and to register, click here.
In the past two decades, men and women have entered the practice of law in roughly equal numbers. However, by the time women arrive at the most senior law firm levels, they represent a mere 15% of equity partners. While studies have identified obstacles that contribute to this gender gap, this program identifies two of the characteristics -- grit and growth mindset -- that many successful women attorneys have in common, often above other measures such as IQ, class rank, or law school. The best news is that these traits can be learned. Join our panelists for a lively discussion on how these traits can be developed and assist in your success.
Wendy Shiba, member of ABA Commission on Women in the Profession, retired General Counsel of Fortune 500 company, and past President of NAPABA
Jeanne R. Lee, JD, founder, LawyerMentorCoach
Sabina Helton, partner, Parker Milliken
Suchitra V. Narayen, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, Oracle
Ellen Ostrow, Ph.D., founder, Lawyers Life Coach
Sandy Sakamoto, partner, Lim, Ruger & Kim, LLP
This webinar is hosted by the Women’s Leadership Network of the National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA), the South Asian Womens’ Attorney Network (SAWAN) of the South Asian Bar Association (SABA), and the Women's Committee of the South Asian Bar Association of New York (SABANY), with the assistance of Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP.