Are you tired of being labeled a Stressed-Out Lawyer?
You know that one of the most effective ways of helping your staff improve is by giving regular constructive feedback. You can improve your own efficiency and cut down on your stress by doing the same thing for yourself at the end of every work week.
To do so, set aside one hour of do-not-disturb time at home on a Sunday night. You will need a notebook, as the task is best done when it’s written down. To create a self assessment, begin by asking yourself:
1) What Did I Do Well?
The best way to hear criticism, of course, is to start with the positives. Be specific with yourself. Were you happy with the way you rewrote that latest interrogatory? Were you pleased with the work of your new virtual assistant? Write down as many examples as you can think of and give yourself the credit that you deserve. Doing … Read the rest