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Frightful Habits That Can Harm Your Reputation

A few common mistakes can hurt your reputation and diminish your ability to influence others. Here are simple steps to correct course.

Stacey Hanke - October 31, 2018

Lawyers Reaching Out to Lawyers With Mental Health Problems

Lawyers understand the high-stress loads of fellow lawyers. They are much more likely to “get it” and want to help in a confidential way.

Dan Lukasik - October 25, 2018

Retired Partners Are Valuable Law Firm Resources

Ida Abbot explains the benefits of retired partner groups, pointing to Faegre Benson's successful program and more ideas you can use.

Ida O. Abbott - October 24, 2018

Five Ways to Think Differently About Stress

Instead of focusing on the circumstances causing your stress, try focusing on your perception of the circumstances.

Jamie Spannhake - October 19, 2018

Can Lawyers Ethically Accept Cryptocurrency?

Ask the Experts at 2Civility.org: Does your firm have the green light to accept this new method of payment?

Mark C. Palmer - October 10, 2018
Three Innovations for Small Law Firms

Three Questions About Small Law Firms and Innovation

What are the most innovative lawyers up to? Dan Lear shares what he learned at the 2018 Clio Cloud Conference.

Dan Lear - October 9, 2018
Get to the Point

Numerical References You May Not Know

To avoid putting the proverbial keyboard in your mouth, do not use words or phrases until you are 100 percent certain of the meaning.

Theda C. Snyder - October 8, 2018
On Balance by Megan Zavieh

Distracted Lawyering

Sometimes your personal life takes priority and distracts you from work. Without good systems in place, distracted lawyering may lead to a professional crash.

Megan Zavieh - October 4, 2018

Running the Day Productively

Five suggestions from Paul Burton to help you stay focused and make the most of your time today.

Paul H. Burton - October 2, 2018
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Sponsors Are the New Mentors, Especially for Women

Ida Abbott's provocative and timely book gives men everything they need to sponsor — not merely mentor — professional women into leadership roles.

Ida O. Abbott - September 21, 2018