#87: Walking the Walk (My Cancer Story)

This episode is a bit different because I’m sharing about my personal life — specifically, my diagnosis of melanoma. But this episode isn’t just about me. Hopefully, you’ll find some nuggets of wisdom that relate to your own struggles and desires to stay “zipped up” as well. Things you will …

#86: Ally Conversation with Joe Drayton of NBA

I’m so excited to finally launch the Ally Conversation Series here on the podcast, where I’ll be interviewing leaders in affinity groups across the country. We are starting with the new President of The National Bar Association (NBA), Joe Drayton, who will be sharing more about his new role and …

#85: Setting Expectations

Why can setting client expectations be so tricky sometimes? Today I’m going to help you navigate this issue because by setting client expectations up front, you’re showing that you value the relationship and want to protect it as well as protecting yourself and your business. In this episode, I’m going …

#84: Secrets of a Super Connector with Guest Jason DeJonker

We’re pulling back the curtain today and revealing the secrets of a “super connector.” Jason DeJonker is a partner at Bryan Cave and one of the best connectors I know. In today’s episode, he’s sharing his best strategies for turning connections into business opportunities. If you’re an extrovert, make sure …

#83: Dear White Men

There’s no question that in our industry there is a large bias culture happening. In this episode, I am going to talk about the importance of being an ally, and what we can do to change this culture. Things you will learn in this episode: The truth about my bias …

#82: Boredom versus Burnout

If you’re feeling overwhelmed, and perhaps unfulfilled, this episode is for you! We often talk about burnout in the legal profession, but we rarely talk about boredom. Both are common problems and show up in similar ways, but they require completely different approaches to solve the underlying issue. Today, we’ll …

#81: Networking Nonsense

Have you ever stopped to consider whether all the time and money you spend on networking makes sense? If you’ve ever asked yourself this question, or maybe you simply hate networking, then this episode is for you! Things you will learn in this episode: When networking can be good for …

#80: Joy in the Law with Guest Diana Maier

Diana Maier is the founder of Maier Law Group, a firm focusing on employment law and privacy law. In this episode, you’re going to hear how she is pushing boundaries and making real change in the legal industry. She reveals exciting details about an upcoming event and how you can …

#79: Fixed Fees – Part II

In the second installment of our series on Fixed Fees, I’ll be sharing your questions and feedback from Part I. How do we price our services, and is there a formula? What I share today on this topic is really going to push you to get creative and look at …

#78: Vacation Redux

Taking vacation is a lot of work when you are a lawyer, but do the pros outweigh the cons? The research I did in preparation for this episode was a huge wake up call. Today we are going to talk about vacation, why we don’t take it and how that …

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