• 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: February 8, 2023By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    From the ABA Publication, After the Bar.You passed the bar. You are a big-shot lawyer, and now your firm reveres you for generating billable hours and producing high-quality legal work! After all, that is what [...]

  • Published On: February 6, 2023By Categories: Coaching Ideas

    [I'm reposting this article because I want to underscore that thinking like a lawyer does have value--i.e. I changed the title of the post so that this fact doesn't get lost] The mindset and skills [...]

  • I lost both of my parents to COVID at the start of the pandemic. While it was very sad to lose my father and mother in the same week, it wasn’t tragic. They were 95 and [...]

  • The other day, I was doing a Peloton work out. For those of you who are unfamiliar, Peloton is a great way to have a guided workout without having to show up in person for [...]

  • 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. [...]