year-end reviews

Newsletter: Unfortunately, your boss is not Santa Claus

I’m entering Q4 with a bit of guilt. Santa Claus did not come to our house last year. That fun tradition was a victim of the pandemic, as our access to the village of colleagues and neighbors required to hide, wrap, and then secretly drop off gifts was disrupted. Yet, while my children abruptly adjusted…

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Video: How To Put An Inclusion Lens On Professional Development Programs

Mountaintop’s DEI approach is built with the knowledge that systemic problems require systemic change. Professional development creates a special space to take the inclusion lens further – which means not only bringing in diverse speakers for your diversity specific programs or diverse audiences, but bringing in diverse speakers for all of your audiences to show…

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Video: Have your attorneys developed a personal brand that resonates virtually? 

In the same way that we need to develop a reputation for ourselves based on our in-person interactions, we also need to very intentionally develop our digital signature — a personal brand that resonates in the virtual world. Watch the video below to learn about the practical tools we can provide to guide your team…

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Video: 2021 Law Firm New Hires Face A Very Unique Challenge

Because of the pandemic, most incoming associates missed the opportunity to work in-person at an office last summer. As a result, they may not yet have developed the professional skills that are critical to long-term success. So, how can you help them fill the gap and put their best foot forward? We recommend this training…

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Newsletter: What’s Your First Step?

How can time fly and stand still at the same time? I’ve been asking myself that question as a I contemplate the start of fall and the coming sprint to year end. I’m noticing that while we are more productive than ever, some projects are languishing, including a big one on my plate. Earlier this week…

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