Never Let a Good Crisis Go to Waste

The current war in Ukraine is an excellent example. For obvious, and horrifying, reasons, Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is something everyone is preoccupied with right now. That includes clients of law firms, many of whom are probably wondering what they can or should do about it. A great response was created by the law firm …

Andy Grove Saw This Coming. So Did Warren Zevon.

Andy Grove, former CEO of Intel, was not known for being a nice guy, or particularly easy to work with. He was, however, known for being tough as nails, fair, brilliant, and someone who got results. And he saw this whole COVID-19 thing coming. More specifically, if you’re running a law firm, he knew something …

A Few Words In Praise of Slowing Down

My Japanese friend Saiko is, for obvious reasons, an expert at cooking rice. Saiko has probably prepared enough rice in her lifetime to fill a warehouse. We were talking about this recently, and she told me that after decades of using an electric rice cooker, she’s going back to a method that involves literally fire, …