Monthly Archives: April 2015

There Are Eyes and Ears Everywhere

I was talking with my business partner earlier this week about an experience he had that is worth sharing. He was walking from one meeting to the next and found himself behind someone he knew who was talking loudly enough … Continue reading

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When Everything Goes Wrong.

I received a call from a good friend who has his own law firm.  His firm has several partners and a couple of associates.  He let me know that he just let one of his associates go, and in the … Continue reading

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It’s Okay to Sing Your Own Praises

People in general have a difficult time drawing attention to their achievements, but in the hiring process you are your strongest advocate so speak up.  Everyone knows there is a difference between cockiness and confidence, the latter is not only … Continue reading

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Rethinking the Bar Exam and Its Impact On the Legal Job Market

As the New York Times recently reported (here), several states and a growing number of law school deans are now questioning whether the bar exam should continued to be used as the determining factor in whether a law school graduate … Continue reading

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