Building leadership skills in the legal profession

I am at a stage where I am considering my next career move.

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…

Six minutes with Keerthri Ravi

Allens Associate Keerthi Ravi works in a team of about 200 lawyers on disputes ranging from insolvency to tax and the banking Royal Commission.

What makes a leader?

Does emotional intelligence differentiate the star performers from average performers?

Tips for reading the room before a presentation

A successful presentation has many elements, but connecting with the audience is the most important if you want the message you’re delivering to have real…

How do I break bad news with grace?

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

How to work with self-centred people

The importance of emotional intelligence (EQ) and its impact on personal and professional relationships is widely understood. And in a perfect world, everyone we work…

How to apologise at work

Everyone makes mistakes. And almost everyone hates to admit their mistakes, which makes coming clean even harder.

Fitness and career skills? It’s possible

Train with a team for benefits that go beyond the playing field.