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Overcoming Procrastination: How to Kick the Habit with Irwin Karp


Live webinar with chat*
includes 30 day replay

9:00 am – 10:30 am (Pacific)
10:00 am – 11:30 am (Mountain)
11:00 am – 12:30 pm (Central)
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm (Eastern)
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm (Atlantic)


*This program features real-time audio of the presenter with synchronized presentation slides, and a chat feature that allows for live Q & A. SK attendees please verify whether you align with Central (MB) or Mountain (AB) time based on season and location.

Registration Fee

Save $25
Register on or before September 1, 2017
$135.00 + HST


Register after September 1, 2017
$160.00 + HST


ON:This program contains 1.5 Professionalism hours.

BC: This program has been approved for 1.5 CPD hours of professional responsibility and ethics, client care & relations, and/or practice management.

SK: This program has been approved for 1.5 CPD hours, all of which qualifies as ethics.

NB: This program has been approved for 1.5 CPD hours.

Lawyers in all other mandatory CPD jurisdictions may count their actual attendance at the program towards their CPD requirement/plan.

Seminar Partners is an Accredited Provider of Professionalism content by the Law Society of Upper Canada, and a pre-approved CPD Provider of the Law Society of British Columbia.

Technical Information:

Live webinars allow you to hear faculty and see their presentation slides, and ask questions by chat. There is no video feed of the presenter(s). You will need a current web browser (Chrome 11, Safari 5 and up, Internet Explorer 8 and up), a wired (better than wireless) connection to the Internet of at least 2 Mbps, and Adobe Flash Player 12 or higher. You can test your internet speed/bandwidth here. You can find out whether you have Adobe Flash Player installed here. You can download the player directly here. If you miss the live program, you can access the archive, at your convenience, for 30 days.

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Satisfaction Guarantee:At Seminar Partners, we guarantee the quality of our programs. In fact, 98% of our participants say they would recommend the program they have taken to their colleagues. If, after having attended a program in its entirety, you are not satisfied that the program has enhanced your understanding of the subject, and you notify us of this in writing before leaving the venue, we will give you a credit toward another program of comparable price.

Who Should Attend

This program will benefit lawyers and other professionals who want to learn how to conquer procrastination throughout their workday.

About the Program

Do you struggle to begin a project? Do you find yourself easily distracted by other tasks that steer you away from what you really need to accomplish? Are you always rushing to be somewhere or get something done? Stop stressing out yourself and others! Delaying work can be a form of self-sabotage, decreasing productivity and resulting in costly and embarrassing errors. This convenient, 90 minute webinar with leading productivity expert Irwin Karp will give you proven techniques to help you complete your work with more control and less crisis management.

You will learn:

  • How to recognize your individual style of procrastination and what to do about it
  • Self-management techniques to get started on projects sooner rather than later
  • How to break down a project or task so it doesn’t appear so overwhelming
  • How to focus on what you really need to accomplish

Register today and start new projects on time, finish what you start, and do it with mastery!

Meet Your Presenter

Irwin Karp

Irwin Karp is a leading legal time management expert. A practicing lawyer for over 30 years (including 17 years as the managing partner of a small environmental law firm) he understands the challenges of effective time management and competing priorities.

Fifteen years ago he started Productive Time, providing productivity and time management consulting to bar associations, law firms, and in-house legal departments. He has helped thousands of lawyers across Canada and the US to be more productive.

Irwin is a member of the State Bar of California, and previously served as Special Advisor to the Executive Committee of the Law Practice Management & Technology Section of the California Bar. He is a graduate of George Washington University Law School. He lives and works in Sacramento, California.

Program Schedule (Eastern)

12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Procrastination in the Rules of Professional Conduct

Causes of procrastination

Downside of procrastination

Different styles of procrastination

Some time management techniques

Tips for overcoming procrastination

Developing a personal action plan

Program Evaluation

Reviews from past program attendees

“Simple understandable answers to everyday problems.”
“Great, practical, real-life examples and tips. I would highly recommend it.”
“I recommend this class and instructor for everyone as mandatory training.”
“Excellent and informative presentation. The materials have proven invaluable.”
“Excellent presenter – right blend of sense of humour and presentation of material.”
“Entirely relevant to my job and the realities of the job.”


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