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Taking back control of your time

By Manju Manglani, Editor, Managing Partner

29 January 2015

The most valuable asset you have is your time. But, how often do you spend your day reacting to what comes up instead of actively delivering your key objectives? It's very easy to get caught up with other people's priorities and to lose focus on things like developing your firm's client services, business model, revenues, profits and talent  strategies.

From emails to phone calls to meetings, there
will always be someone demanding your urgent attention. Very likely, a large part of your time and headspace is already taken up with resolving petty partner disputes. But, if you go through life in 'firefighting' mode, you won't be in control of your time and you'll find it difficult to achieve your goals.

When was the last time you took some time to seriously reflect on what's been happening at your firm, among your clients, in the legal market and in clients' markets, and to consider what all of that means for ...

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