• By Published On: October 25, 2020Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Jonathan Moll is my latest guest in the Counsel to Counsel Podcast. Jonathan spent over twenty years in private practice before becoming the first General Counsel at Babson College.  Babson [...]

  • By Published On: October 6, 2020Categories: Coaching Ideas

    These are challenging times for all of us but there are still great ways to advance your career as a lawyer, even in a time of social distancing. You have [...]

  • While I usually sit in the interviewer seat during podcasts, I was very pleased to be a guest on Steve Fretzin’s podcast, Be That Lawyer.  Steve and I discus: *The [...]

  • The legal job market was strong until the start of 2020.  And then came COVID.  If you are currently a junior associate at a law firm, chances are that your [...]

  • Since March, most of us have been getting a crash course in how to use Zoom (or other virtual platforms). In some ways, Zoom is really just another phone call [...]

  • By Published On: September 9, 2020Categories: business development for attorneys

    Earlier this year, I participated in a speed networking exercise through my business networking group ProVisors. The mantra at ProVisors is Know Like Trust Refer.  This exercise was one of [...]

  • By Published On: September 7, 2020Categories: effective communication, technology in the law

    Many of us are spending hours a day on Zoom.  While Zoom has been a great tool at a time when we can’t meet in person, most of us are [...]

  • How do you move to a new city and build a law practice?  Do what Dave Dykeman has done over the last 20 years.  Dave is Co-Managing Partner of the [...]

  • After 23 years, I’ve finally decided to change my primary email address.  You can now reach me at stephen.seckler@counseltocounsel.com. In 1997, when the web was really starting to take off, [...]

  • By Published On: July 28, 2020Categories: career success in the law, law firm management

    Eventually, every professional athlete faces the same challenges: when to retire and what to do next.  For the most part, an athlete’s career is limited.  Few players will be able [...]