Law Society blog - wellbeing
Here are all the posts tagged with "wellbeing".
28 August 2018
Is using 'young' and 'junior' lawyer interchangeably in the workplace adding to the issues facing junior lawyers?
30 July 2018
Way back in the winter of 2015, before the world went mad, it was put to the public that lawyers are boring party guests. Here, I counter that suggestion.
27 February 2018
Kayleigh Leonie looks at the results of the Junior Lawyers Division resilience and wellbeing survey and asks: Is your organisation doing enough to support the resilience and wellbeing of its employees?
09 October 2017
Around 18 years ago, I interviewed a partner at one of the City’s elite firms. He was exceptionally nice, patient and helpful. His chargeable rate was likely £500 to £600 an hour at the time, but he spent at least half an hour trying to photocopy a report he thought I should have. I liked him.
27 September 2017
No it's not a joke nor an ad for a new gas tariff. This is the typical kind of cost reduction a law firm member of the Legal Sustainability Alliance can achieve using the resources and advice from this free dedicated legal network.
22 August 2017
Yes - I am also guilty of waking up in the middle of the night and refreshing my work emails - the shame!
15 August 2017
I ended up in the attic of the gite standing on a sofa, on top of cushions, with my head out of the Velux window trying to get the best signal….
14 June 2017
The internet is full of articles claiming to provide the secret to limitless personal productivity. If only we got out of bed earlier, organised our email more often, or divided our day into 25-minute bursts of activity followed by tiny little breaks. There’s even one study out there that says that the secret is to pause to look at pictures of kittens every few hours…
18 April 2017
There’s one big thing that’s killing our ability to focus and give our work the attention it requires: digital distraction — the overwhelming bombardment of text messages, emails, pop-ups, news feeds, and updates from which it is almost impossible to hide.
02 November 2016
As British summertime officially ends, some of us may be feeling as gloomy as the weather. Karen Jackson looks at Seasonal Affective Disorder, what you can do if you have it and how employers should support those affected.
26 October 2016
Richard Heinrich looks at how you can increase morale and productivity by making small, simple changes to your office environments.
10 October 2016
On World Mental Health Day, Elizabeth Rimmer discusses how solicitors can look after their wellbeing.
04 August 2016
Karen Jackson discusses the curse of connectivity and how to switch off when on holiday.
07 July 2016
Elizabeth Rimmer explains why wellbeing strategies are essential in every organisation, and what LawCare can do to help solicitors in need.
09 June 2016
In the third instalment on emotional health for solicitors, Julian Hall takes a look at the relationship between emotional resilience and self-esteem.
24 February 2016
Vanessa Friend reflects on two life changes in one year, and provides some tips for other women in similar situations.
04 February 2016
In the second installment on emotional health for solicitors, Julian Hall takes a look at the behaviours that undermine our sense of wellbeing.
03 December 2015
Julian Hall takes a look at the key personal qualities that help us navigate stress and provides some tips on developing emotional resilience.