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No joke. Some people would rather have a root canal than ask for a pay raise.

By |July 2nd, 2015|

A new survey of 1,000 full-time office workers by staffing firm Robert Half, part of its Confidence Matters research, showed the vast majority of workers […]

Incivility is Bad Leadership and Bad Business

By |July 2nd, 2015|

Yes, another call for civility in the workplace — and of course the legal sector is notorious for difficult and abusive personalities, from law school […]

Ask questions during your job interview? Yes!

By |July 1st, 2015|

When evaluating you as a job candidate, every organization wants to know you actually want to work for them. Not that you want a job. Not […]

Thinking about law school? Do your due diligence so that your $150k is well spent.

By |July 1st, 2015|

Delece Smith-Barrow of U.S. News & World Report interviewed me for “Assess Career Goals Before Becoming a Law School Student: Applicants who know what they’d like […]

Being a GC Means You’re More Than a Lawyer; You’re a Team Leader

By |June 30th, 2015|

Attorneys often focus on technical legal skill as the path to advancement in the corporate legal department. Yes, of course,  technical skills are important. But […]

4 Reasons Why Those Cute New Shoes Aren’t Office-Appropriate

By |June 30th, 2015|

This isn’t a question of what’s fair or convenient. This is a question of fitting into law firms or other legal environments—which are mostly conservative […]

Monday BigLaw Merry-Go-Round

By |June 29th, 2015|

Recent reports on lateral hires, financial data, salaries, and hiring trends in BigLaw.

“The NLJ 350 Regional Report,” The National Law Journal

“Growth — Or Lack of […]

Bad News if You’re Hoping for a Counteroffer

By |June 29th, 2015|

Global staffing firm Robert Half recently conducted a survey on counteroffers “based on interviews with more than 2,200 CFOs at companies in more than 20 […]

Doc Review Attorneys of the World, Unite!

By |June 26th, 2015|

Like so much of the legal sector, the role of contract attorneys has been changing.

More and more lawyers, whether by choice or by circumstance, are […]

Legal Education Roundup

By |June 26th, 2015|

Recent reports on the future of law schools and legal education.

“Arizona Summit Defends Encouraging Grads to Delay Bar Exam,” […]