You’re not in this alone. My journey is yours and yours is mine. That’s why I’m sharing with you my stories, strategies, and best tips to help you rise.

Mentorship during #MeToo

It used to be discussed behind closed doors of women’s initiative circles and organizations. Examples of male partners who wouldn’t go out with female associates alone. It was a rare story – and often one from many years before – but everyone was shocked when it was shared. Which is …

Struggle capturing billable hours?

It’s the last week of January, so you know what that means… Your time is due! If you’ve got it all in and you’re feeling great about your numbers, way to start the year off strong. If you’re dropping your head or outright cussing me, you probably fall into one …

Doing less to achieve more

If you follow me on Instagram, do you remember this post? It was from the last week of November…   In today’s Hustle & Flow episode, “When Less is More,” I share the results of what happened. 🙂 I’d always understood the concept of the 80/20 Rule, and I’m always …

Standing out in a crowded field

You’re doing all the right things. But sometimes when you look around, all you see is your competitors and colleagues getting the clients, promotions, and opportunities you want. Then you start to wonder… “What do they have that I don’t?” Instead of getting discouraged or giving up, it’s time to …

Did you leave me a message?

We did it! As of this morning, we’ve officially released 100 episodes of the Hustle & Flow podcast. For almost two years, we’ve been having weekly conversations. I would say it’s been mostly a one-way conversation but that’s not even close to the truth. Even though I record the podcast …

Your fresh start begins TODAY

Can you feel the magic in the air? Yep, it’s the first day of the New Year! The day when anything feels possible and nothing seems out of reach. But before you go lacing up your tennis shoes, cutting out carbs, or tackling any other resolution or goal, make sure …

Rest + Rejuvenation

I just got back from a quick trip to Kentucky visiting family for the holidays. As I’m writing this email, I’ve yet to change out of my pajamas. Between baths, hot tea, and my new thick, cozy socks I got for Christmas, I’m doing my best to take it easy …

Ready for 2019?

The secret is out! Next week, I’m hosting a free Planning Extravaganza because it’s my favorite time of the year. There’s nothing I love more than the holiday spirit, goal setting, and gifts 🎁 Basically, I’m throwing a virtual party and would love to hang out with you next week. …

Negotiating salary + bonus

When it comes to partner compensation… Do you think your firm will appreciate your efforts and compensate you fairly? Do you follow the required steps of your firm’s process and do nothing more? Do you assume there’s nothing you can do to influence the decision? If so, you’re probably leaving …

5 biggest mistakes of solo attorneys

Have you ever dreamed of opening your own firm? Even if it’s just daydreaming about what it would be like to be your own boss, set your own hours, choose your favorite clients, and create an awesome culture. When I used to get frustrated in BigLaw, I’d browse commercial house …

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