76 posts categorized "Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers"

Men, Are You Really that Confused?

Some advice for the post-Wesinterin era. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:00 AM on November 21, 2017 in Advice, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (2)

David Boies' Mea Culpa Doesn't Cut It

David Boies falls on his sword, but questions about his involvement in the Weinstein saga remains open. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 6:03 AM on November 9, 2017 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (1)

Jones Day Alums Driving the Anti-Gay Agenda + Other News

Another edition of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:33 PM on October 4, 2017 in Alternative Careers/Straying Off Track, Diversity, Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Dear Client: I'm on Vacation. Get Lost.

News briefs for the beach. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 9:36 AM on August 28, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Yes, There Is Sexual Harassment in Big Law

Think lawyers are too smart and conservative to engage in sexual harassment? Think again. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:33 AM on July 27, 2017 in Advice, Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (1)

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Trump Hearts Jones Day (Still)

News and gossip edition: Jones Day, Porngate, Airnb Trump fan and Brazilian waxes. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:54 AM on July 20, 2017 in Diversity, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Sleeveless Dresses Are Unprofessional, but Cleavage is Okay

Forget Russiagate. Corporate fashion is what's really roiling America. Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 3:17 PM on July 14, 2017 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

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Is Lust a Problem in Big Law Too?

Working women are just as prudish as Mike Pence, according to a new poll. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:57 AM on July 10, 2017 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (3)

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News and Gossip: George Clooney, Tax Cheats and Cool Brits

The beach edition of news and gossip. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 8:26 AM on July 5, 2017 in Diversity, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Trump Has a Beauty Queen Problem

Time for another edition of news and gossip! Continue Reading

Posted by The Careerist at 7:45 AM on June 21, 2017 in Law Students/Law Schools, Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

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The Careerist takes an inside look at how lawyers shape their careers and manage their lives. The blog aims to dissect developments in the profession, provide useful information and advice, and give lawyers a platform to voice their views. The goal is to provide a fresh, provocative take on the state of lawyering.

About Vivia Chen

Vivia Chen

Vivia Chen, The Careerist's chief blogger, has been covering the business and culture of law firms for a decade. A former corporate lawyer, Chen is fascinated by those who thrive (as well as those who don't) in the legal profession. Her take: Success in the law (and life) doesn't always travel a linear path. If you have topics you'd like to discuss or information to share, contact her: VChen@alm.com

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