3 Tips for Dealing with Imposter Syndrome

Who do you think you are? Chances are that you heard that a lot as a kid. While some parents and teachers reward youthful ambition with encouragement, others see it as stepping out of line and react accordingly. Sadly, their reaction can stick with you at all stages of your legal career, resulting in imposter syndrome. In this article, we explain what imposter syndrome is and how you can prevent it from derailing Read More

The Only Inspiration That Creates Greatness Is Internal

This article was submitted by Steve Cashdollar, an author, teacher, and coach. Steve writes, speaks, and coaches about “courage.” His Professional Advantage training program is a systematic approach to new client development for attorneys, accountants, and other professionals who never imagined they would have to sell! You can “Crash a Class” for free by clicking here. All four tires left the roadway as we raced Read More

063 – Running for Office with Christy Clark

It seems like those in the legal industry are most likely to run for office. With that in mind, we brought in someone who has the first-hand experience to talk about what needs to be done and what to expect when you decide to launch a political career. Read More

Stressed Lawyers Don’t Know the Hooky Strategy

This article was contributed by Emily LaRusch, Founder of Back Office Betties, a boutique receptionist and intake company exclusively serving small law firms. She has an insatiable thirst for learning and is the happiest coaching and collaborating within the entrepreneurial community. She has been featured in Entrepreneur, Associated Press, BBC News and serves as an educator for Inmates to Entrepreneurs.  We can Read More

Self-Empowering Motivation Is a Shortcut: 2 Scientific Methods to Stop Forgetting

Why do we supplement our diets with omega-3s and do puzzle games to strengthen the health of our brains? The most important reason is to prevent memory loss. However, in order to enhance our memory and lessen the instances of forgetting both big and little things, these brain-based strategies can help!  #1: AIM FOR MASTERY, NOT RELATIVE PERFORMANCE When losing weight, some people find it helpful to stop Read More

Stuck With a Backlog? Dig Yourself Out With These Simple Strategies!

It doesn’t take much to create a backlog when you’re running a business. A paralegal with the flu, an associate on a well-deserved vacation, and even a sudden surge of consultation requests can turn a caseload from manageable to rebellious. Senior partners and clients want answers, not hurried promises and apologies. But what can you do when everything is coming at you at once? At this point, you need to be Read More

060 – Taking Charge of Our Emotions with Paula Oleska

In a high-stress environment (such as legal), it's so easy to let our emotions get the best of us, which often makes a situation worse. This week's Center Stage guest, Paula Oleska, is a neuroscience expert focused on helping people take control of their emotions and learn how to address them faster in order to find happiness and calm sooner. Learn more about Paula at www.naturalintelligencesystems.com, and you Read More

Convert Fear into Curiosity and Discovery

This article was submitted by Steve Cashdollar, an author, teacher, and coach. Steve writes, speaks, and coaches about “courage.” His Professional Advantage training program is a systematic approach to new client development for attorneys, accountants, and other professionals who never imagined they would have to sell! You can “Crash a Class” for free by clicking here. "At first glance it may appear too hard. Look Read More

058 – Checking Our Leadership Blindspots with Michael Mogill

Being an effective leader calls for intentionality in every decision you make. This week, Marc returns to the show to chat with Crisp Video's Michael Mogill about a few different areas that leaders may overlook when it comes to the intentionality of their decisions. Learn more about Crisp's new coaching program at crispcoach.com and get your tickets now for the 2022 Game Changer's Summit in Atlanta, GA! Read More

057 – Rewiring Our Minds to Beat Stress with Rachel Druckenmiller

The legal industry and small business owners in general are flooded with stress and mental health struggles. This week, we have an extended and powerful conversation with wellness coach Rachel Druckenmiller, who talks to us about stress and how to adapt and recognize it. She also gives us some tips moving forward for how to reduce stress and better cope with it. Learn more about Rachel at unmutedlife.com and feel Read More