I recently spoke with Justin, a young lawyer who had just been fired from his firm. He was blindsided and bitter. “It doesn’t make any sense,” he told me. “For three years they told me I was doing fine. Then, all of a sudden, they changed their tune.
Do you have the sneaking suspicion (or worse, the strong conviction) that you don’t have what it takes to succeed? One of the things that holds many people back from achieving their goals is the belief that they are somehow lacking in a particular skill or ability and, as a result, won’t be successful. That […]
There seems to be no end to what you could spend money on when it comes to building a law practice. Just a short list includes rent, employee salaries, outside vendors, software, website development, bar association dues and meeting expenses. Even if you are a lawyer at a large firm or company where many of […]
I recently conducted a survey in which I asked lawyers to let me know what professional and personal development topics they would be most interested in reading about. One of the issues that came up again and again was confidence, more specifically, how to increase it. If you are a lawyer who feels unsure about […]