In this episode, I am excited to have Megan Boyd on to talk about what transitioning into a new career from law looks like. Megan is a lecturer at Georgia State University College of Law. She has written numerous articles about legal writing and is a frequent speaker on that topic at continuing legal education events and conferences throughout the country.
[Podcast] RL 89: Dr. Kimberly Jarvis — Career Transition: Opening the Internal Dialogue and Assessing Your Happiness
I am excited to have Dr. Kimberly Jarvis on this week to talk about career transition: opening up that internal dialogue and finding those next steps. Dr. Kimberly Jarvis is the CEO and Founder of All Career Matters, a consulting firm focused on leadership and team development. She has over 20 years’ experience in career and leadership development coaching with individuals and groups from diverse backgrounds and industries.
Hello! A short request for listener feedback. Doing a podcast can feel very lonely, like speaking into the void. Yet, there were almost 7,000 of you that listened last month! (Wow!) Please drop me an email and let me know what conversations you’re wanting to hear. What “necessary conversations” aren’t being had?
I want to be fully emotionally and mentally present with my kids. Storytime, trips to the park, building Legos—I want to give my children my undivided attention or at least limit the distractions during these times.
We’re launching Mindful Pause on June 4th. Join me for 31 days of mindfulness practice. For the first time ever, you’ll get access to both the Mindful Pause program AND the Mindful Lawyers Community.
[Podcast] RL 88: Nefra MacDonald— Emotional Awareness: Mindfulness’ Secret Weapon to Psychological Health
This week I have Nefra MacDonald on to talk about how awareness of one’s emotions can revolutionize your presence and how you communicate with others. Nefra is the Business Development and Strategic Partnership Coordinator at Rocket Matter. After working in various capacities at law firms, corporations, and non-profit organizations, she decided to use her experience to help address the pain points that practicing lawyers feel every day.
How would you like to improve your legal practice and increase your well being, in only 6 minutes per day? I can show you how to build a more sustainable, peaceful and productive law practice with just a tiny investment of your time. I’m excited to introduce you to my new online course, “Mindful Pause: 6 Minutes to Better Lawyering.”
Neha Sampat is CEO, founder, coach, and consultant at GenLead|BelongLab, where she focuses on building belonging and true inclusion. Through consulting, training, speaking, and writing, she helps organizations create peak-performance, inclusive teams by addressing hidden barriers to belonging, such as Imposter Syndrome and internalized bias, unconscious bias, and generational diversity.
Here’s what I know — life is short. Yes, I realize that’s a bit of a cliché to say it but you have this one life and one opportunity to fulfill your potential. Career transitions are rarely easy and the one piece of key advice I’d like to offer is to be kind to yourself as you move through the stages.
In this episode, I am excited to have Rhonda Magee on to talk about utilizing mindfulness to help combat biases. Rhonda Magee is Professor of Law at the University of San Francisco. She teaches Mindfulness-Based Interventions, and is a student of awareness and compassion practices from a range of traditions.