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Legal Lightbulbs Episode 5: Legal Lightbulbs: Is ‘quiet quitting’ a good thing for the profession?

“Quiet quitting” is more than a TikTok fad. It may have far-reaching consequences for daily legal practice and the evolution of businesses in law. The question is – is this good or bad for the legal profession?

On this episode of Legal Lightbulbs, hosts Jerome Doraisamy and Fionn Bowd reflect on what “quiet quitting” means in the context of Australia’s legal profession and why lawyers are so fascinated with the concept.

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Legal Lightbulbs Episode 3 : How can firms keep new lawyers?

The question of how to attract and retain graduate lawyers is “one of the most vexing issues” facing law firms. Why is it so difficult to hold on to the next generation of leaders in law?
In episode 3 of Legal Lightbulbs, Jerome asks Fionn about the issues that give rise to new and young legal professionals wanting to move on from the firms with whom they began their careers, why it is so important for firms to figure out better retention strategies, the war stories that can and do emerge from those coming through the ranks, whether greater transparency about the realities of life in big law firms could be the difference-maker and how such honesty harks back to the need for market differentiation.

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Legal Lightbulbs Episode 1: Why can’t partners say no to clients?

Ever wanted to ask what might be considered a “stupid question”? Maybe it’s something a little controversial? Legal Lightbulbs from the Lawyers Weekly Podcast Network is the new podcast that gives you the answers! This show sees host Jerome Doraisamy and Bowd chief executive Fionn Bowd discuss and debate the questions that lawyers have always wanted the answers to but have perhaps not felt comfortable asking out loud.

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People First

I don’t think many of us understand what makes us good at our jobs. We tend to think of ourselves as brains in a jar, very clever intellectually but that’s about it.

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