A word on how you should be thinking about exam prep during the early days of the semester–including when to start outlining and what materials to use when you do.Read More
Month: August 2017
Blacklines & Billables is launching “Diversity & Inclusion” programming, which will focus on broadening the perspective of, and the set of voices within, the B&B community and speak to issues of diversity and inclusion within law firms, including issues of particular relevance to minority and female associates.Read More
Summary: Episode 2 of the Blacklines & Billables podcast: our interview with founder and executive director of “Fix the Court,” Gabe Roth. Fix the Court is a national, non-partisan organization dedicated to Supreme Court reform—intending “to take the Court to task for its lack of accountability and transparency and to push Chief Justice John Roberts and the court’s eight associate justices to enact basic yet critical reforms to make the court more open and honest.” In this pod, we explore the Fix the Court’s signature “Fixes” (listed below) and discuss why the Fixes are important, how they might work,...Read More
Today marks the one-year anniversary of our first post on Blacklines & Billables! It’s been an amazing, frustrating, exhilarating, and educational ride over that time. Thank you for being a part of it. And thank you for helping us build such a strong foundation to a great new community. The Past Year Here’s a quick rundown of what we’ve accomplished in the past year: We published 50 blog posts. With respect to our original content category, Associate Success & Development, we’ve launched eight content series, including: “Biglaw Basics” (our first-year crash course) “The Associate Angle” (our associate advice of...Read More
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