PCI Webinar with Mitchell Friedman
Personal Journaling as a Tool for Professional Development
Competency: Personal/Interpersonal Competencies
Sub-Category: Finds opportunities to develop and use new ideas and achieve their full potential
Making regular entries in a journal has long been touted as a tool for personal exploration. The practice is equally if not more valuable when it comes to tracking the course of one’s career—including building to do list for the workplace, processing daily developments, reflecting on interests, assessing one’s handling of particular situations, and exploring potential future opportunities.
This Webinar will empower experienced and new journal keepers alike with the tools they’ll need to tap into journaling’s potential for professional development. Main topics to be addressed include:
•Journal options, and finding the best one for your needs
•Establishing time(s) and place(s) for journaling
•What to put into your professional development journal
•Prompts to spur journal entries when you feel stuck; and
•Ways to use what you’ve entered in your journal
Mitchell Friedman ~ Biography
Enthusiastic. Authentic. Caring. Knowledgeable. Insightful. People have used these terms to describe Dr. Mitchell Friedman as he’s engaged in diverse professional endeavors over the last three decades.
Dr. Friedman has thrived as a senior-level administrator in graduate degree programs; a career development impresario who has helped individuals land meaningful internships, full-time, and part-time work; a strategic communications strategist, tactician, coach, and trainer; and a university instructor.
He earned a Doctorate in Education (EdD) with a focus on organization and leadership from the University of San Francisco. Dr. Friedman has two degrees in history, an M.A. from Stanford University and a B.A. from Brandeis University. He’s also Accredited in Public Relations (APR).