110 posts categorized "Money/Power"

Nice Bosses Do No Better (or Worse) Than Nasty Ones

Employees will leave anyway, so why bother being pleasant? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:08 AM on May 2, 2016 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power | Comments (0)

News/Gossip: Slaughter and May's Lady Problem; DLA's Naughty Partner; Bernie's KoolAid

Time for another fun session of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 3:53 PM on April 27, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (1)

Law Schools that Feed Big Law Partnerships

Are Fordham, BC and other not-so-elite law schools beating higher-ranked schools on the partnership front? Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:04 PM on April 24, 2016 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power | Comments (1)

What's Everyone Hiding in the Dershowitz Case?

The feathers are flying—again—in Alan Dershowitz case. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:07 AM on April 15, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Previous Posts on Alan Dershowitz

Did you missed our previous coverage about Alan Dershowitz? Well, here they are. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 5:01 PM on April 13, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Did Dershowitz Shell Out Big Bucks to Get Settlement in Sex Case?

Dershowitz's opposing counsel throws down the gauntlet: We'll waive the confidentiality agreement. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:28 PM on April 12, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Dershowitz Settles Sex Case, But Is He Vindicated?

Parsing the settlement between the Harvard law legend and his accusers. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:46 AM on April 11, 2016 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Bad News for Women with Republican Bosses

Study finds correlation between women lawyers' success and bosses' ideology. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:24 AM on April 8, 2016 in Diversity, Home/Work, Money/Power, Women | Comments (2)

Teamwork Sucks for Women

Harvard economist finds that collaboration with men hurt women's careers. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 4:00 AM on March 25, 2016 in Money/Power, Women | Comments (0)

Minority Female Lawyers Are Making Gains (But Not the Men)

The latest diversity survey by MCCA and Vault. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 6:31 AM on March 17, 2016 in Diversity, Money/Power, Women | Comments (0)

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