Some of the top-quality companies seek are creative and critical thinking. This skill set differentiates most people in the labor market. Lawyers, businesspeople, and other professionals have to master these skills for their clients. Research demonstrates they can be learned and strengthened. Thus, you can learn them, too!
We will draw on lessons from Stanford legal, education and design thinking experts. Our sessions will be lively, engaging and fun. You will learn by doing. There will be a minimum amount of lecturing. There will be a maximum amount of debates, negotiations, role playing, and teamwork!
During our last class, you will have your day in ‘court.’ You will put your new skills to the test, by becoming an attorney or witness in a court trial and await the judge’s verdict. You will leave with analytical, creative, negotiation, persuasive speaking skills that will serve you in any future career. At the same time, we will touch upon some global human rights issues affecting each of us.