Being a Lawyer

4 Keys to Mastering the Art of Delegation

Advice for business-owners that can easily translate to the daily life of in-house counsel: “When running a business, the perpetual, though eternally unattainable goal, is to make yourself dispensable. All too often, business owners feel…


8 Habits Of Happy Job Seekers

If you’ve been playing the job search game for a month or a year you know how difficult it can be – here are some habits of happy job seekers that may help you on…


In-House: Where the Buck Stops With You

For many law firm lawyers, life may not always be on the front-lines as the key decision-maker on a deal or material case.  In-house can be quite different – and a place where the buck…




Why You Need to Talk Less and Listen More

Perhaps one of the teachable moments from the latest election cycle in the US is that people need to talk less and listen more: “Authentic, two-way communication is a lost art. Our interactions have become…


How to Sound Like a Winning Lawyer

Nika Kabiri, Director of Strategic Insights, Law and Society Analyst at Avvo, gives her thoughts on the way you sound can have a dramatic impact on how people view you as a lawyer: “Last night while…


How In-House Counsel Can Get to Yes

Head over to Bloomberg BNA’s Business of Law Blog to read a thoughtful piece by Moujan Kazerani, General Counsel of Emerging Businesses, Dun & Bradstreet, who discusses how in-house counsel can buck their instincts and…