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Virtual Group Career Coaching for Those Returning or Changing Careers


Virtual Group Career Coaching for Those Returning or Changing Careers

This virtual coaching session is scheduled on 22 March 2022, between 10:00-12:00. Click 'Start' to open the welcome page.

Course Description


  • 1.5 hours
  • Foundation
Are you a busy lawyer desperate to quit the rat race and considering a change in career direction or a complete re-invention? Or, perhaps you’re trying to return to legal practice after a lengthy career break? If so, what’s getting in your way?This two-hour virtual coaching session is designed specifically for individuals across all levels of PQE seeking to return to the legal profession following a career break or those looking to change career direction but feel stuck. This inspiring and empowering group discussion is scheduled on 29 March 2022 between 10:00-12:00, providing essential tips to smash career blocks to enable you to move the dial forward.This coaching session will be facilitated by Husnara Begum, a careers consultant, business skills trainer and executive coach with over 20-years’ experience of working in the legal sector. Owing to her deep insight into the legal profession and unrivalled industry knowledge, Husnara is in a unique position to challenge conventional ‘lawyer thinking’ and to get clients to honestly assess their professional situations, achievements and career goals. Besides collaborating with Law Society for several years, fronting careers clinics and hosting regular webinars, Husnara has also been working with numerous clients such as top UK and US law firms and leading law schools.What previous participants say:"The workshop covered a lot of ground in 2 hours, and I came away with food for thought on overcoming self-limiting beliefs, procrastination and other blockers as well as ideas for a practical action plan. (...) I would recommend the workshop to anyone who is pondering changing careers."  City lawyer looking to develop a portfolio career"(...) Having attended a group coaching session with Husnara, I have found it to be entirely awe inspiring! I've now been able to give my plan some real direction and am feeling totally re-energised and confident in moving forward positively." A Returning LawyerDue to the interactive nature of the session, availability is limited, so secure your place soon! 

Learning outcomes

Throughout the session attendees will:

  • receive advice to allow them to successfully manage their career
  • provide direction for those that find themselves at a careers crossroads

What this will cover

This two-hour long interactive virtual session will be facilitated by Husnara Begum, careers consultant and legal coach and will cover the following:

  • External & Internal career blocks
  • Self-limiting beliefs: fact or fiction?
  • Tips and tools for managing unhelpful thought patterns
  • Beating fear and taking control
  • Overcome procrastination and developing a can-do mind set
  • Setting career goals