247 posts categorized "Money/Power"

Brett Kavanaugh Is Scary

Seeing is believing, and what I saw was disturbing. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:26 PM on September 29, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (4)

Stand By Your Man?

I don't envy the female lawyers who've come out in support of Kavanaugh. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 10:27 PM on September 26, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Women | Comments (0)

Brett Was a Very Bad Teenager

Where is the line between groping and attempted rape? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:03 PM on September 19, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers | Comments (4)

The Latest Weird News

All the fun, useless news you might have missed. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 9:34 PM on September 16, 2018 in Money/Power, Sex, Lies, and Other Career Sinkers, Web Briefs | Comments (0)

Yup, It's Great to be a White, Male Lawyer!

Who says the good old days are over? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:19 PM on September 10, 2018 in Diversity, Money/Power, Women | Comments (1)

Clients Don't Give a Damn What You Pay Associates

Oh, who doesn't love outrage, especially over nothing? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 7:12 AM on August 27, 2018 in Law Students/Law Schools, Money/Power | Comments (0)

Sued for Gender Bias, Yet Named to "Best Law Firms for Women" List

Talk about awkward timing. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 11:27 AM on August 20, 2018 in Home/Work, Money/Power, Women | Comments (0)

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)

Is that Lateral Partner a Sexual Harasser?

The Mad Men era is still here. Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 10:08 AM on August 13, 2018 in Management/Mismanagement, Money/Power, Women | Comments (0)

About Those Firms that "Nurture" Women

Women will thrive in firms that are "nurturing," says a senior partner. Really? Continue Reading

Posted by Vivia Chen at 1:40 PM on August 2, 2018 in Money/Power, Women | 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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