Clients don't always queue neatly with all the info you need. Triage tables can help! (Credit Paul Dufour)

Productivity Tools for Lawyers: Triage Tables

Feb. 26, 2017 by

Lawyers love giving accurate, timely advice but that’s hard to do with incomplete information. Clients aren’t always sure what information is relevant, they may offer too much or too little. Lawyers aren’t perfect, sometimes they forget to ask key questions. How can clients and lawyers help each other so the right information is shared quickly and in an organised way?

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How to get to sleep

Feb. 6, 2017 by

4 tricks to stop your mind racing & get a great night’s sleep everynight Four sneaky tricks you can use to stop overthinking and get to sleep.  At night when I know I should be sleeping, my mind wants is to do all the thinking. My mind goes on a spin as I chase ideas and thoughts down rabbit holes. You’ve probably heard the ‘make a list‘ line. Just make a list of everything that you

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5 surprising things lawyers can learn from footy players

Jan. 9, 2017 by

If you’re anything like me, the end of the year means time to wind down, eat, drink and generally be merry. So it was with amazement I noticed football players of all shapes and sizes getting stuck into pre-season training in November. November?! I was surprised. Footy doesn’t start back for months. Until next year?! Until… April next year!

Success Strategies for new graduates

5 simple success strategies for graduates

Jan. 3, 2016 by

Lessons learned from the day I split my pants at work If you have ever embarrassed yourself, you can get a head start on your career with five simple strategies outlined below and use your awkward moments to make career gold.