• Published On: February 20, 2024By Categories: attorney coaching, law firm management, leadership

    On this President’s Day , I wanted to share some thoughts on leadership. We can learn a lot from Abraham Lincoln’s leadership style  which was characterized by his empathy, humility, and ability to listen to [...]

  • This fall, I decided to sign up for some clinics at my squash club. I enjoy the sport and find it to be an amazing workout. But I'd like to get better. For the uninitiated, [...]

  • Education is in my blood. My father was a math professor, and my mother was a school psychologist. I was also raised in an affluent Jewish suburb in New York where academic accomplishment was highly [...]

  • Change is hard 🧱 . A few weeks ago, I was speaking with a client about the frustration 🤦🏻‍♂️ he was having with an administrator in his firm. It was quickly apparent that this administrator [...]

  • I was a recent returning guest on Steve Fretzin's great podcast, Be That Lawyer.  You can also listen in my Counsel to Counsel Podcast feed. In this episode, Steve interviews me about why coaching can [...]

  • Published On: September 27, 2021By Categories: attorney career satisfaction, attorney coaching

    I was very pleased to be a guest on Ron Bockstahler’s 1958 Lawyer Podcast. If you are wondering what coaching is and how it can help you achieve greater marketing success or career satisfaction, then [...]

  • Published On: April 6, 2021By Categories: attorney career satisfaction, attorney coaching

    Wondering what coaching really is?  In two recent episodes of the Counsel to Counsel Podcast, Beth Masterman (who’s name is very fitting), coaches Steve, a 9th year associate at an AmLaw100 firm. Steve (who is [...]

  • 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 importance of relationship building in [...]

  • Published On: January 5, 2020By Categories: attorney coaching, attorney headhunting, legal recruiting

    My mother-in-law once said to me “life stage is a compelling force”.  As we enter 2020, I now have two children out of college and one well on her way.  I have therefore decided that [...]

  • How can coaching help attorneys find more career success and happiness? Ask Beth J. Masterman of Masterman Executive Coaching! I interview Beth in the latest episode of the Counsel to Counsel podcast (find it wherever [...]