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  • Dealing with Distractions

    Distractions! Don’t these drive you crazy? It’s hard enough to get through the pile of work without the endless stream of emails, text messages, phone calls, and colleagues coming into our office with questions. If you haven’t got your priorities worked out, and a plan for your day, it is easy to ge … Read more »

  • Procrastinate much?

    This month the Canadian Bar Association  National Magazine features an article by lawyer Carolynne Burkholder-James with tips to reduce procrastination in legal practice.  Here’s an excerpt: As a busy lawyer with an overflowing to-do list, it can be easy to put off tasks to another day. But procrast … Read more »

  • Get more done with the run a dash habit

    Always chasing deadlines? Feel like you are perpetually starting projects too late? Want to get more productive? If you answered yes to any of these questions you are in good company with the majority of your colleagues in the legal profession. I have some good news for you. One simple practice habi … Read more »

  • If you don’t ask, the answer is already No

    Think about it. What could make a positive difference for you? What would you really like to ask for but are holding back on? Working a day from home? Taking a sabbatical? Proposing a shift into a new practice area? Getting a big bonus? In the past months, I coached clients to ask for these things a … Read more »