Passion, Purpose and Process: A Discussion

Passion is in the air. So is purpose and process. This past week, some of my daily channels — Twitter, Facebook, Google Reader, among them — were ripe with articles on the subject. The discussion ranged from how to find your purpose and passion, to how to let your purpose find you. And then one […]

National Suicide Prevention Week: Resources for Lawyers

Lawyers are the most frequently depressed occupational group in the US and suicide is one of the leading causes of death in the profession. Help is available but awareness is often lacking. The 2012 National Suicide Prevention Week, starting with World Suicide Prevention Day on September 10th helps to raise awareness. Many state bars offer […]

Take a Look at This Video of My Adjustable Height Desk

As a follow up to my previous post about how much I’m enjoying my new adjustable height desk, I filmed, as promised, a video: RELATED POSTS: Home Office Productivity Tips Creating Healthy Habits: 5 Exercises to do While Sitting at Your Desk Why Lawyers Should Run a Triathlon (or 5k) in 2012

App of the Week: Getting Fit With MyFitnessPal

The relationship between fitness and productivity is well documented, and we’re all about productivity. Earlier this week we discussed using a treadmill desk at work and de-stressing with Progressive Muscle Relaxation. Wrapping up a fitness-and-wellness week is the calorie counter, diet and exercise tracker app, MyFitnessPal. Here’s how it works: Download MyFitnessPal app, and create […]

Attorneys Take New Steps In Productivity with Treadmill Desks

Between desk jobs, driving and television, attorneys are spending more time on their butts than ever. It’s part of a broader trend: the average American sits for more than eight hours every day. One in three Americans have body mass indexes (BMIs) classified as obese, and new measurements suggest the number of obese may be […]

Thriving Lawyers: It's Not About More Money

As I looked around this blog considering what to write (cool blog!), I began to think about why we are interested in increasing productivity. Ultimately, I realized, we are interested in being more productive because we think that, by doing so, we can get more of what we want in life. In other words, in […]