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Being Indispensable: The Way of the Future

Being indispensable is key for in-house counsel looking to ride the highs and lows of the legal jobs market. While there are many new in-house counsel job openings popping up every day, you have to look to the future when … Continue reading

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Hard Words Why aren’t kids being taught to read?

American Public Media Reports – “…The basic assumption that underlies typical reading instruction in many schools is that learning to read is a natural process, much like learning to talk. But decades of scientific research has revealed that reading doesn’t … Continue reading

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Market Yourself on Twitter without Being an Asshole

Sometimes my lawyer friends throw me a compliment about being “good at Twitter.” I always have to stifle a chuckle. The truth is, I put in less than ten minutes a day (and maybe less than five). I don’t produce … Continue reading

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Study shows more pedestrians are being hit by vehicles

Pedestrian accidents are increasing and becoming deadlier, according to a new study by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS). Nearly 6,000 pedestrians died in vehicle crashes in 2016, which was a 46 percent increase from the low in 2009. … Continue reading

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"Medical marijuana users are being shut out of public housing"

The title of this post is the title of this new Vice News piece telling yet another tale at the intersection of state marijuana reforms and federal prohibitions. Here are excerpts: Cancer patients and other people with debilitating conditions are … Continue reading

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