Being a Strategic Leader Is About Asking the Right Questions
If you asked the world’s most successful business leaders what it means to “be strategic,” how many different answers do you think you’d get? Consider this number: 115,800,000. It’s the number of unique links returned when an online search for “strategic leadership” was conducted. Read more in the Harvard Business Review.
Join us on Feb. 23 for the next NCBP 21st Century Lawyer: Building the Foundations to Practice...Call it what you like—practice-ready, client-ready, or just plain ready—the charge is clear: bars need to provide the foundations for lawyers to thrive in practice.Join Alli Gerkman as she explains how your bar can help lawyers become practice ready. Register now for this Feb. 23 NCBP 21st Century Lawyer program.
NCBP Resources Give You The Tools You Need...Jonathan Steen, NCBP Executive Council member and past president of the Tennessee Bar Association, had it all mapped out. Twelve president’s columns divided up over the twelve months of his term. Then it happened. Writer's block. An open slot with no plan, no thought, no idea. But thanks to NCBP’s treasure trove of resources, Jonathan was able to make his deadline with ideas to spare! Read more here.
NCBP and ABA Midyear Meetings Provide Plenty of Information for Bar Leaders...During the NCBP and ABA Midyear Meetings, both held earlier this month in Miami, bar leaders from around the country had the opportunity to learn new skills and hear about the latest trends and issues in the profession of law, from bars as conveners in troubled times to the importance of protecting the rule of law and defending the Constitution. NCBP's program and handouts are here; also read ABA President Linda Klein's remarks about the critical issues lawyers face.