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SME Law 03 June 2024 ByLeah MetherLeaders must be better at regulating their emotions

Effective leadership under pressure hinges on a leader’s ability to regulate their own emotions – a skill that many...

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Careers 27 May 2024 ByOliver HammondLaw students, like myself, are seeking a more holistic discourse...

Law students, like myself, are seeking a more holistic discourse pertaining to vocational pathways. Myriad stakeholders...

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Corporate Counsel 14 May 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyHow emerging in-house lawyers can develop commercial know-how

Commercial skills take time to develop. Here, three award-winning and nominated young corporate lawyers reflect on the...

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SME Law 13 May 2024 ByAmanda LittleLessons senior lawyers can learn from the next generation

Embracing change: as the younger generation makes its mark, it offers valuable lessons in self-awareness and setting...

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SME Law 09 May 2024 ByEmma Jervis5 reasons why starting a law firm is a lot like internet dating

Launching my own firm has proven to be quite the adventure, reminiscent of another journey I’ve embarked upon at...

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Corporate Counsel 07 May 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyLeading expeditions to the polar regions makes me a better in-house...

For nearly 15 years, David Sinclair has been leading expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctic. Such experiences –...

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Big Law 06 May 2024 ByJerome DoraisamyTrigger warnings for excessive workloads not the answer

Combating the extraordinary workloads that lawyers often must undertake and effective management of workplace health and...

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Corporate Counsel 19 April 2024 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Your career is uniquely yours’

Having the power of purpose when making vocational decisions as a lawyer can make all the difference, argues one general...

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Big Law 19 April 2024 ByMichelle RedfernUnlocking the legal leadership gap: A rethink of women’s development...

By strategically focusing on the design and implementation of women’s leadership programs, giving priority to the...

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Big Law 18 April 2024 ByStefanie CostiOur profession is facing a crisis

Having heard countless stories like my own, I can confidently say that workplace bullying and harassment are not...

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