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OPINION
24 Mar 2017
5 reasons why lawyers engage coaches
Too often in law firms a coach is only ever engaged for remedial purposes. The message sent to the lawyer is: you have a problem, you are not up to sc...
Mira Stammers
23 Mar 2017
Top 5 content marketing mistakes law firms make
Most law firms these days understand the importance of content marketing. Producing relevant content that demonstrates your expertise to prospective c...
Cassandra Pullos
10 Mar 2017
Lawyers need to speak up for single mums
As a family law specialist I am accustomed to encountering entrenched and negative mindsets, but how do you react to last-century attitudes that defy ...
7 Mar 2017
The promise of purpose
What is your purpose in life? Some of you will know. However not many, and for some reason, very few lawyers, writes Bob Murray. Write comment...
6 Mar 2017
5 warning signs your leadership is failing
In today’s frantic-paced world, there’s often an expectation that leaders need to have answers at their fingertips, and that it’s not okay to s...
23 Feb 2017
The stigma of injury claims
Millions of people across the world insure themselves and their assets, writes Michelle Wright. Write comment (2 Comments) ...
17 Feb 2017
Why good leadership is the art of asking the right questions
In today’s frantic-paced world, there’s often an expectation that leaders need to have answers at their fingertips, and that it’s not OK to say ...
15 Feb 2017
The brave new world of legal advice
The legal profession is being profoundly challenged on a number of fronts and its survival depends on how well it rises to meet these challenges, writ...
9 Feb 2017
How to have it all
In moving away from the traditional law firm model, more legal professionals are turning freelance, writes Matthew Kay. Write comment (0 Com...
7 Feb 2017
How time can be a deal-breaker – and what to do about it
Most commercial lawyers, whether in private practice or in-house, know that deals often proceed in two stages, writes Kirsten Pike. Write comm...
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Could a designer’s mindset bridge the justice gap?
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