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motivating millennials

What Motivates Millennials? Ways Law Firms Are Retaining Young Lawyers

To check turnover and retain more lawyers, firms look to what inspires and fulfills millennials.

Jamie Spannhake - June 10, 2019

‘Balancing the Scales’: Have Women Lawyers’ Expectations Changed in the Past 50 Years?

History lessons and takeaways from a panel around "Balancing the Scales," a documentary about challenges women lawyers have faced.

Kristin Tyler - April 4, 2019

Using Content as a Lawyer Recruiting Tool, Part 1

Try these tips on how to use content to recruit associates. Plus, some examples from firms that are knocking it out of the park.

Susan Kostal - April 1, 2019

Is Your Customer Service Wow-Worthy?

Lessons in the art of making meaningful personal connections from Ruby's Customer Happiness Team.

Markie Johansen - January 7, 2019
change agents

Yes, Lawyers Can Be Change Agents

Change can be difficult, but tremendously rewarding. Here's a look at a few of the lawyers who are pushing the limits.

Paul Domnick - December 28, 2018
Leadership and Service- How to Juggle Volunteer Work

Service to the Profession: Juggling a Volunteer Leadership Role

Think you’re too busy or too stressed to commit to a volunteer role for a nonprofit or bar group? The key to success lies in learning to adapt.

Mike Arias and Elise Sanguinetti - November 27, 2018

Seven Steps to Throw an Unforgettable Holiday Party This Season

With smart planning — and plenty of creative flair — a holiday party can be an enriching experience that bonds you to clients and referral resources in a personal way.

Heather Harrington - November 20, 2018

Meet Your Law Firm’s New Director of Lawyer Well-Being

A number of law firms have recently hired a “director of well-being,” a new role charged with cultivating a healthy work environment and general work-life balance.

Link Christin - November 14, 2018
Get to the Point

How to Write an Obituary — Yes, You Should Know This

You may be called on to write an obituary on behalf of your firm. Consider what the decedent would want people to know.

Theda C. Snyder - November 6, 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