Mon, Nov 15|
Leveraging Your Legal Experience to Break into a New Industry... It's Easier Than You Think
With Career Coach Jim Arnoff
Time & Location
Nov 15, 2021, 1:00 PM – 2:30 PM
About The Event
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Looking to venture into a totally new career or add a new career(s) to your legal profession? Not quite sure of the best approach or how to embrace this desire to expand beyond the law? Join Career Coach/Entertainment Lawyer/LeGaL Workshop Facilitator Jim Arnoff in an interactive workshop that will give you the coaching tools to expand your career to experience all of your professional passions. He will share his insights on how he achieved 4 careers in the entertainment industry: career coach, talent agent consultant, entertainment lawyer, and teacher. Learn how to overcome any blocks, assumptions, or fears that are holding you back from achieving the ideal career(s) you truly deserve.
About Jim Arnoff:
Jim Arnoff is a Certified Life/Career/Business Coach to the entertainment industry, small business owners, veterans in film and television, women in finance, and NYU alumni. He is certified by the International Coach Federation and founded the Gay Coaches Collective/NYC. Jim also consults as a talent agent, having represented television production companies in developing and selling original programming. As a consultant, he shapes pitches, strengthens sizzle reels, and works with producers to launch their own production companies. He practices entertainment law in television, film, and digital. Jim worked at the William Morris Agency as both an in-house lawyer and television packaging agent. He leads workshops for Veterans in Media and Entertainment/East and West, the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, U.S. Military Academy, Writers Guild of America/East and West, New York Women in Film & Television, NYU/Tisch/Career Services/Arts & Entertainment Network, The Actors Fund/East and West, Hollywood Radio & Television Society, Women in Film, Film Fatales, Hollywood Women’s Collective, The Filmshop/East and West, and the Children’s Media Association. Jim is a faculty member of the School of Visual Arts ("Pitching Your Television Series to the Industry Pros") and guest speaks at NYU and the Fashion Institute of Technology. He is a member of the New York State, New York City, and LGBT Bar Associations.