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

Women and Men Don't Agree on Harassment (Or Anything Else)

What a new survey tells us about how men and women view the world. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 12:04 PM on August 17, 2018 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

News and Gossip in the Trumpian World

Summer news! Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 10:47 PM on August 16, 2018 in Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (0)

Latham & Watkins Partner Wades Into NDA Mess

Move over Michael Cohen. BigLaw is now representing fat cat clients with mistress problems. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 4:34 PM on July 16, 2018 in Home/Work, Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

Tiger Cubs Grow Up; Angry White Man Repents + More News

News, gossip and other essentials. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 11:53 AM on May 25, 2018 in Law Students/Law Schools, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

What Women Can Learn from Michael Cohen

Just think how successful you could be if you displayed a fraction of Cohen’s bluster. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 12:28 PM on May 22, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

Michael Cohen Is Magnificent!

Loyalty, chutzpah and authenticity: Cohen is the whole package.  Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 9:48 PM on April 10, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (1)

News & Gossip: Trump Legal Royalty, Fallen Mean Girl + More

Yes, it's that time again: News and gossip. Future Trump lawyers: The fabulous, glamorous trio. We know Donald Trump is having a hard time hiring lawyers to represent him. But despair no more! Help is on the way. It turns out there are some very well-credentialed young legal talents waiting... Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 5:35 PM on April 3, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs, Women | Comments (0)

Ladies, Get Out Your Whip

You've hired a career coach, a business development tutor and a dress-for-success consultant, but I bet you forgot this: The dominatrix. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:25 PM on March 18, 2018 in Advice, Management/Mismanagement, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

Will Being Named a "Hottie" Kill Your Career?

The #Me-Too era is killing sex symbols. What a shame. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 3:21 PM on March 8, 2018 in Fashion/Style/Etiquette, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (1)

Number of LSAT Takers Is Way Up, But Most Grads Think J.D. Isn't Worth the Money

Why is law school hot again? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 11:23 AM on February 26, 2018 in Law Students/Law Schools, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (0)

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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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