• Published On: May 2, 2022By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Succession planning is a huge issue for law firms across the United States. With aging partnerships, law firms need to help senior lawyers figure out how to start transitioning their clients and their leadership roles [...]

  • Published On: March 1, 2022By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    I recently sat down with The Honorable Wilbur Edwards (ret.) of the Massachusetts Housing Court. Judge Edwards talked about his early childhood overseas, his parent’s commitment to public service, his own path to public service, [...]

  • Published On: October 20, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Start your day off by doing some planning.  What are your top priorities? What are the things that only you can do?  What can you delegate?  […]

  • Published On: October 18, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Are you enjoying your work? Does your current platform provide you with the right tools to grow? Do you share the same vision as your colleagues? Are there any changes you would like to make? [...]

  • Published On: October 13, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Adam Grant is one of my favorites! If you don’t know him, he is an organizational psychologist at The Wharton School. He writes about how to make work not “suck”. He has a great podcast. [...]

  • Published On: October 9, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    In case you didn’t know I do outplacement (in addition to  coaching lawyers on marketing and career issues), now you do! Very pleased to come in second in the MLW Reader Rankings Awards for Lawyer [...]

  • Published On: October 9, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    When someone asks what you do, explain it like you would to a 10 year old (advice from Sami Azhari at the recent networking day hosted by ProVisors).  According to Bruce La Fetra, there is [...]

  • Published On: August 25, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    Episode 69-Lessons Learned from David Rosenblatt–The Managing Partner Who Outlasted Them All (on the Counsel-to-Counsel Podcast–wherever you get your podcasts or follow link.) I was very fortunate to catch David Rosenblatt at the beginning of [...]

  • Published On: July 20, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    While the pandemic has been difficult in so many ways, it has also brought  a number of welcome changes to my coaching practice.  For starters, Zoom has made it a lot easier to coach lawyers [...]

  • Published On: July 8, 2021By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    It is a simple fact of life that humans like to reciprocate.  When someone gives you something for free, the natural instinct is to return the favor.  This morning, I went to my local tailor/dry [...]