Katie Best

Pivots and opportunities: how the pandemic changed L&D for law firms

What did law firms learn from the Covid-19 pandemic? I hosted a panel exploring just that at the Learning in Law conference in March 2022, exploring the past, present and future of L&D and the many changes coronavirus has brought about. I was joined by three fantastic panellists: Madi Clemens, Senior Learning & Development Manager …

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Are you forever being interrupted at work by people, emails and tech? Does it reduce the quality of your leadership? Here’s how to do something about it.

All of us remember those videos from the early days of lockdown, in which politicians, news correspondents and people on Zoom meetings were interrupted by children or pets. But interruptions at work aren’t a new thing. Whether you’re managing people from the office or at home, your life will be full of interruptions and sidetracks, …

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Are you always too busy? This prioritisation technique will transform the way you work.

If you want to be an effective leader, you need to learn to prioritise. As the rather terrifying title of Oliver Burkeman’s new book reminds us, we only have about 4000 weeks on this planet, if we’re lucky, and so we’d better be darned sure we are making the most of it. At work, at …

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