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Getting Ahead

Prepare Yourself for a Happy Retirement

By | Jan.30.18 | No Comments

Thinking about your retirement? If you are in your 60s or older, you should be. Even if you are in your 50s, it’s a good idea. In fact, whether it’s far in the future or …Continue reading »


Your Boomer Retirement Problem Won’t Just Fade Away

By | Feb.28.17 | No Comments

When we talk about generational issues — and we do that frequently — we tend to focus on millennials. That’s only natural because we depend on them to carry law firms into the future. But …Continue reading »

Getting Ahead

How Does a Lawyer Find a Sponsor? 

By | Sep.15.15 | No Comments

Every lawyer can use a hand up, especially when it comes to navigating the unwritten rules of making partner or stepping into a leadership role. Sponsorship by someone with more seniority can make a difference in …Continue reading »


Sponsors Are the New Mentors, Especially for Women

By | Jan.15.14 | No Comments

Ida Abbott’s provocative new book gives men everything they need to sponsor — not merely mentor — professional women for leadership roles. Sponsoring Women: What Men Need to Know is hot off the press and …Continue reading »