What would you do if I told you to stop thinking about yellow ties? Your brain would instantly focus on yellow ties. The more you tried to shift your focus away from the yellow tie, the more you’d obsess over it. There’s a secret hidden here. It’s the secret to
What makes a leader great? It sounds like a simple question, but it’s one that’s difficult for many to answer objectively. Collective wisdom says great leaders are important. Why then, is greatness so difficult to pin down? It actually isn’t. It’s simply something we don’t know that we know. It’s
It snuck up on us. The expectations around work, the ones we’re used to, have changed. The phrase 9 to 5 is viewed as old-fashioned and outdated. A lawyer’s family is expected to wait. Our friends and loved ones are supposed to take what they can get. This sounds wrong.
It’s 2015. Scott Barshay, an M&A lawyer with the very prestigious Cravath, Swaine & Moore has just had his best year. He’s just generated $100 million in fees for his firm. Four months later he quit his job. Barshay left Cravath, the only firm he had ever worked with,
Whether you’re running a virtual law firm or a brick & mortar location, you need a bookkeeping software solution that can help you conduct the following: Better understand the amount of money coming in as well the expenses it takes to keep your firm going. Have your colleagues and associates
Attorneys are working harder than ever. Expectations around workweek productivity were high to begin with. Thanks to the Great Associate Pay Raise of 2016, attorneys are now working more hours. Sure attorneys are making more money. But that salary increase comes at a cost. As salaries and bonuses rise, so