Watch your inbox! Online Court has arrived

Online Court has its advantages but solicitors must keep on top of their emails to avoid the risks of costs orders and dismissal of proceedings….

Succession planning: why communication between lawyers & accountants is crucial

Succession law and planning is complex. With state and Federal revenue laws often in conflict, lawyers and accountants need to work together.  By JIM MAIN.

Three secrets to great conversations

Being a seamless conversationalist comes naturally to some more than others. Here are some tips for pulling off a worthwhile exchange.

Confident advisers valued over certain ones 

People tend to prefer confident over uncertain advisers, but a new study from the University of Pennsylvania has shown that uncertain advice is not reason…

How to say no

The guilt free guide to turning something down.

What’s in a name?

Is it time for stricter guidelines on how solicitors describe themselves?

How do I break bad news with grace?

No one likes giving negative feedback to staff, but these tips may help soften the blow.

3 ways to deal with someone who takes credit for your ideas

What’s the best way to react when someone steals one of your ideas?

How to give negative feedback with a positive result

We’ve all heard horror stories of feedback that’s gone wrong – and the consequences: resentment, disengagement and anger.

Lead the way to better meetings

Try these four tips from management specialist Morten Hansen to encourage healthy debate during meetings.