THE UNEXPECTED ALTERNATIVES TO TRADITIONAL ‘WORK-LIFE BALANCE’

2021-10-12T06:26:09-07:00October 12th, 2021|Covid, Legal Industry, Personal Wellness, Remote Working, Self-Care|

Throughout the last decade, the idea of work-life balance has become increasingly popular. So, what does the term actually mean? According to the Cambridge Dictionary, it can be defined as “the amount of time you spend doing your job compared with the amount of time you spend with your family and doing things you enjoy.” [...]

Advice to Land Your First Law Firm Partnership

2021-09-10T15:19:25-07:00September 28th, 2021|Legal Industry, Personal Wellness, Professional Development|

How do you become a partner in a law firm? Conventional wisdom suggests that you might be offered a partnership as a result of hard work, demonstrated commitment to the firm, expertise in a certain practice area, and strong client relationships. While these factors certainly play a role, there are some unexpected things that [...]

MAKING THE REMOTE OFFICE WORK FOR YOU

2021-09-21T05:55:23-07:00September 21st, 2021|Covid, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, Personal Wellness, Remote Working|

As law firms across the country transition to remote offices, legal professionals have been forced to quickly adjust their workflow. This has created a steep learning curve, with most people focused on Zoom etiquette and monitoring frequent court status changes. As we begin to adjust to this new normal, it’s beneficial to consider the sustainability [...]

MEDITATION: BY LAWYERS & FOR LAWYERS

2021-09-14T19:32:33-07:00September 14th, 2021|Legal Industry, Legal Technology, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

Life as an attorney is not easy. Clients breathing down your neck, touch and go court cases and depositions that feel more like interrogations are enough to increase anybody’s stress levels! However, one Cincinnati-based lawyer believes he has created the solution for attorneys who struggle to keep their stress levels down and remain calm whilst [...]

3 WAYS TO PROMOTE TOTAL WELLNESS AT YOUR LAW FIRM

2021-09-06T06:42:42-07:00September 6th, 2021|Legal Industry, Legal Technology, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

Does your law firm currently have a wellness program? How about health initiatives? Whether you’re thinking of implementing a brand new program or improving an existing one, there are steps that you can take to make sure the rollout is successful. In this article, we’ll show you how you can promote total wellness in your [...]

The Importance of Attorney Well-being

2021-09-02T18:22:39-07:00September 2nd, 2021|Depositions, Personal Wellness|

Common sense tells us that your firm is only as strong as your attorneys. So, how can you make sure that your attorneys are operating at their highest level? It all starts with attorney wellbeing. Your attorneys are at their best when they feel that their wellbeing is supported throughout all levels of your organization. [...]

Three Effective Wellness Tips For Legal Professionals

2021-08-31T07:37:20-07:00August 31st, 2021|Depositions, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

As legal professionals, we devote the majority of our time to serving our clients. After all, that is a cornerstone of our job description! However, professionals in the legal industry tend to overextend themselves, allowing the needs of others to overshadow their own. Often, that leads legal professionals to experience issues affecting their health and [...]

BIKINIS OR BLAZERS? ASSESS YOUR CAREER GOALS THIS SUMMER

2021-08-27T19:29:38-07:00August 27th, 2021|Employee Enrichment, Legal Industry, News, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

Summer weather is here, bringing with it the temptation to shirk the stuffy office wear and don cool summer sandals and bikinis. A new season full of fresh strawberries and possibilities! Moreover, the longer days of summer are energizing, making the warm weather season a perfect time for legal professionals to evaluate and consider career [...]

FINDING WORK-LIFE BALANCE AMONG URGENT REQUESTS

2021-08-24T17:33:02-07:00August 24th, 2021|Legal Industry, News, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

Before mobile devices became a part of our daily lives, work-life balance was a struggle for many in the legal industry. Now, with technology keeping us plugged in at all hours and all locations, that balance is even harder to maintain. Throw in urgent-sounding messages from clients, co-workers, and prospective clients, and it's easy to [...]

HOW TO BECOME A MORE PRODUCTIVE PARALEGAL

2021-08-12T07:16:18-07:00August 12th, 2021|Employee Enrichment, Legal Industry, Legal Technology, Personal Wellness, Self-Care|

Productivity is one of the most valuable skills that you’ll ever master. Eliminating distractions and maximizing output is critical to a successful career. Unfortunately, it can be easy for paralegals to become overburdened by the minutiae, leading to a lapse in productivity. Today, we’re sharing some tips to help you reclaim your day! Cut to [...]