Happy Fat Tuesday!

Origins of Mardi Gras A Christian holiday and popular cultural phenomenon, Mardi Gras dates back thousands of years to pagan spring and fertility rites. Also known as Carnival, it is celebrated in many countries around the world–mainly those with large Roman Catholic populations–on the day before the religious season of Lent begins.Brazil, Venice and New […]

3 Client Pitches to Win Business

It’s hard to win a client pitch.  Heck — it’s hard even to obtain a client pitch. Most business goes to the law firm that the client has worked with in the past and is a known (and good) quality. Why bother with a beauty contest? But beauty contests happen: The usual counsel is conflicted […]

Status Check on Your 2017 Goals: Are you falling off the Wagon? How to get back on Track.

Did you know that only 8% of people follow through on the goals they set in January?  These tactics will put you back on track to make your goals happen!   Phrase Your Resolution As If You’ve Already Achieved It.    Instead of focusing on what you want, describe the action as complete, says May McCarthy, […]

How to Leave it all Behind you at the End of the Day

Even for people who adore their job, work can still be stressful, exhausting and all-consuming. It can come home with you, lingering through dinner and stealing your time with your family or supposed relaxation time.  Below are a few tips on how you can untangle yourself from work at the end of the day! The keys […]