How Market Intelligence Changes the Job-Search Game

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Reading time: 2 minutes How Market Intelligence Changes the Job-Search Game As Beard Strategies’ data expert, I help our consultants leverage a variety of data points to support our clients’ success. When it comes to career transitions, one of the tools I find most valuable is a proprietary market intelligence and job opportunity platform. It uses AI (and humans) […]

4 Ways to Maximize Your Upward Review Investment

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Reading time: 2 minutes 4 Ways to Maximize Your Upward Review Investment When it comes to creating exceptional global law firms, the value of regular, periodic upward reviews can hardly be overstated. Bringing together frank feedback and supportive, developmental reports, they fuel superlative leadership and a culture of openness. To get the most comprehensive benefits, it’s critical to optimize […]

Welcoming Rosalie Chamberlain to the Team

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Reading time: < 1 minute Welcoming Rosalie Chamberlain to the Team We’re delighted to announce that Rosalie Chamberlain has joined the Beard Strategies team as a Senior Consultant. In addition to her talents as an executive coach to attorneys and leaders, Rosalie is a nationally recognized diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) consultant. Rosalie’s DE&I consultation work helps law firms move […]

How to Lead Sustainable Remote Teams

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Reading time: 4 minutes How to Lead Sustainable Remote Teams Remote work has gained increasing traction among law firms in recent years, but the COVID-19 pandemic quite suddenly forced many in the legal industry to work almost entirely remotely. Indeed, law firm associates, partners, and staff—and the teams on which they work—have had to adjust to new ways of […]

LinkedIn Power Moves for 3 Key Stages of Your Job Search

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Reading time: 6 minutes Searching for a new job during the COVID-19 crisis can seem overwhelming at first. With the rapid changes affecting the job market, including the legal industry, many attorneys find that there are more job seekers competing for fewer positions in their respective practice areas. Long-term uncertainty about the economy can add even more stress to […]

6 Practices for Sustainable Remote Work

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Reading time: 5 minutes 6 Practices for Sustainable Remote Work While the practice of working remotely has been gaining traction within the law firm world over the last few years, the COVID-19 pandemic has thrust thousands of attorneys into the novel position of all-remote work. With the timeline for returning to the office unclear—involving staggered returns under timelines dictated by […]

Job Search Success: Strategies for Senior Attorneys

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Reading time: 5 minutes Job Search Success: Strategies for Senior Attorneys If you’re in the midst of a job hunt right now (or anticipating the possibility of one), you’re not alone: the economic impact of COVID-19 is being felt throughout the legal industry. While any attorney in search of a position can rest assured that their struggles are shared […]

Job Search Success: 3 Success Strategies for Overcoming Obstacles

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Reading time: 2 minutes 3 Success Strategies for Overcoming Obstacles One of my favorite aspects of career transition consulting is helping attorneys identify and overcome the unique challenges they face. Watching my clients’ confidence and self-awareness grow is gratifying. I’m always impressed with the resilience and courage they display. Here are three of the difficulties I’ve seen many attorneys […]