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Introverted Lawyers Listen

Listen Like a Lawyer is grateful to Professor Heidi K. Brown for this guest post. Professor Brown is an Associate Professor of Law and Director of the Legal Writing Program at Brooklyn Law School. 696 more words

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Holiday listening

StoryCorps’ Great Thanksgiving Listen of 2016 wraps up this weekend. StoryCorps is an oral history project with a mission to “preserve and share humanity’s stories in order to build connections with people and create a more just and compassionate world.” 312 more words

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Love your lawyer (part 2): Emotional labor of lawyers

Love Your Lawyer Day prompted the question: what makes clients love their lawyers? Client satisfaction is one way to gauge clients’ love. As addressed in an earlier post… 905 more words

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How do you take your coffee?: On The Importance of Fostering Relationships

OK, so you’re probably wondering “what is this coffee bit all about?”

So…… I guess I should probably tell you.

Find out what people like in their coffee. 620 more words


Using Human Skills, Not Web Skills, to Land a Job

In the day and age of the internet, social media, and texting, our culture has become disconnected. We rarely talk face-to-face. We can work, catch up with friends, watch shows, and buy groceries- all while we sit on the couch in our pajamas.  1,475 more words


Why Is It Hard To Be an Extroverted Introvert?

So, you’re in a room full of people, on a party most probably. Someone approaches you (or you approach someone for some reason). You don’t feel anxiety, you don’t feel shy, you can normally talk to that other person as if you’ve known them for years. 498 more words

4 Ways to Be Present as a Leader

Leadership is not really about being in charge, there is way more to it than that.

If you are having to wave around your ‘title… 465 more words