ThoughtsFrom Cynthia Palmer, executive coach for women in law
Supervision is not a one way street and the lawyer being supervised can play a part in improving the experience.
It’s never too early to start preparing to ask for a pay rise.
Leadership expert Nick Petrie, explains that the legal profession has been slow to accept the need for leadership development.
The focus of the first three to four years as a solicitor is to gain experience and a level of competence in the practice of law.
Firstly you will made partner based on your past success with the expectation that you will make a significant contribution to the partnership in the future.
If your firm has tapped you on the shoulder and indicated that you are on the partnership track what does this mean? How can you prepare?
This is a short description of the purpose and process of coaching to assure you that an overwhelming number of people find the process enjoyable and very helpful.
How do you know when you need a career plan? My clients and I provide our answers.
"Through my coaching sessions with Cynthia, I am learning to see myself more objectively in the workplace. This is helping me to understand some key behaviours which are acting as roadblocks to my development and success. Throughout this process I am learning new strategies and approaches to challenges which have previously seemed insurmountable."
"I highly recommend Cynthia’s business coaching course Stepping into Leadership. Cynthia has an amazing ability to assist you to define your goals and implement the action you need to achieve them. She is a wonderful mentor and I benefited greatly from taking her course."
"Working with Cynthia has made all the difference from just having plans to having plans and being accountable for putting them into action."