Moving Up the Corporate Ladder to Become General Counsel

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If moving up the corporate ladder into the role of General Counsel is in your future plans, then it’s time to review and make the necessary adjustments needed to achieve your career goal. Here are some things you can do to hone your skills, develop your leadership abilities, and enhance the traits you’ll need to… Read more »

Be the Partner Your Colleagues Can Trust

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An important aspect to success and achievement within a law firm is to be the partner to which your colleagues can turn. This means, your reciprocity, camaraderie, and marketing skills have put you in the position where others look to you for your expertise. How do you become the partner your colleagues can trust? Build… Read more »

Are You in the Best Role to Make a Positive Impact?

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A major key to a rewarding career is to be in a position to make a positive impact. Longevity, job satisfaction, and success depend on it. If you find yourself unable to make a positive impact in your current legal department role, then it’s possible that you haven’t found your niche yet. Here are some… Read more »

Do You Have the Right People in Place to Accomplish Your Goals?

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There are a number of variables that can stand in the way of a company accomplishing its goals, ranging from flawed business strategies, to overall lack of motivation. But, if you want to truly prosper and reach your highest corporate goals, then research shows that having the right people on your team is the proven… Read more »

Hiring Trends for Law Firms: Who Law Firms Are Looking to Hire

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If you’re a partner considering a new opportunity at a law firm, it’s a good time to consider what law firms are looking for in a partner. Law firms are looking for attorneys with a particular set of skills and experience. Before you make a move, consider some of these desirable traits to see if… Read more »

Law and Business Dynamics

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Often in-house attorneys are seen as roadblocks to the department’s goals, yet legal plays an important role in all of the different departments of the company. They can bring a high-level of success to the company by being a vital contributor to their division’s mission. Here’s how in-house attorneys can contribute to their team and… Read more »

Peak Performance for Lawyers: 8 Tips for Professional Advancement

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Attorneys working in a law firm often work long hours and a grueling schedule. It can be challenging to find new ways to advance your legal career. Yet, pushing yourself toward more challenging projects and a higher level of success will allow you to excel at your profession and enjoy what you do. As attorneys,… Read more »