Free Event: Bloomberg Law Talent and Diversity Forum, November 8 in Washington, D.C. (Adv.)

Join your peers at this unique leadership event to formulate a plan to advance your own diversity and inclusion goals in light of today’s changing legal business landscape.

The forum features keynotes from:

• The Hon. Karl Racine, Attorney General, District of Columbia
• Dorie Ellzey Blesoff, Chief People Officer at Relativity
• Robert Grey, President, Leadership Council on Legal Diversity

5 Signs You Need to Rethink Your Career

Rethink you career? This is something some in-house counsel do daily and others never get around to. Everything should be done in moderation (including moderation) as has been said, and there are times when you must take a step back to rethink your career. Don’t overthink it!

“Even people who love their jobs may find themselves bored or feeling dissatisfied from time to time. In fact, boredom is the top reason that people leave their jobs…Sometimes, boredom fades and you can get back in touch with why you love your job. When you’re in the thick of it, though, it can be tough to tell the difference, says leadership expert Colonel Jill Morgenthaler…If you’re bored, “You can fix that yourself by asking for new projects, showing initiative, and coming up with solutions,” she says…However, if there are external factors contributing to your dissatisfaction, (more…)

How Do You Deal with Procrastination?

In-house counsel must deal with procrastination like everyone else. In the in-house world there is no luxury of months to complete business-critical projects. Instead, moving from fire to fire can be the norm. During this…

Over 80% of Lawyers Dislike Lawyers

Over 80% of lawyers dislike lawyers. For some lawyers, who have half-full glasses, the thought of not being disliked by 20% of any group is wonderful news. But why do lawyers dislike lawyers? Can’t we…