When did it become cool to be busy? It’s not. It is important to have a work-life balance that works for you, to take breaks and actually enjoy living as well as working. To do … Continue reading Prompt: How am I going to “Work Smarter” this year?
So you have heard of Imposter Syndrome… but what about Tiara Syndrome? Well apparently Carol Frohlinger and Deborah Kolb, the founders of Negotiating Women, Inc. coined the phrase to describe how women often operate in … Continue reading Tiara Syndrome: What is it? What can you do if you suffer from it?
What is Imposter Syndrome? According to Wikipedia: “Impostor syndrome is a concept describing individuals who are marked by an inability to internalize their accomplishments and a persistent fear of being exposed as a “fraud”. Despite … Continue reading Imposter Syndrome: What is it? What action can you take if you suffer from it?
Last week we discussed assessing your personality perferences using Myers Briggs. This week we are looking at a simple jigsaw tool from Jigsaw at Work which works in a similar way and can be used … Continue reading Understanding Yourself: Relating your Personality Type to Others
The Myers–Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI) is an introspective self-report questionnaire with the purpose of indicating differing psychological preferences in how people perceive the world around them and make decisions. The MBTI test is available online, … Continue reading Understanding Yourself: Myers–Briggs Type Indicator – and how it can be used in the workplace
What are the key financial drivers for a law firm? Profit and Cash! What is Profit? Profit will be fees less the cost of getting the work done and the administrative costs of the business. … Continue reading An Introduction to Firm Financials: Your Financial Contribution
This month we are sharing a collection of non-fiction (Business) books written about the power of the mind, changing your state of mind and taking control to help you manage your stress and be successful. … Continue reading 5 Books to Read to Challenge How You Think (Stress Management)
The lens through which we see the world dictates our perception of a situation and our resulting experience of it, including the level of stress we feel. Do you deal with stress negatively? Change your … Continue reading Stress in the Legal Profession: How to manage your Stress
Earlier this year the Junior Lawyers Division undertook a Resilience and Wellbeing survey of its membership and produced a report from the results which was presented at its annual conference in April. Out of a … Continue reading JLD resilience and wellbeing report
Sometimes you just need to take control. If you are having a busy week, or a day when you are particularly busy this week take a moment to do this as a journalling exercise. Write … Continue reading Prompt: Busy, Out of Control or Both