Bibliographic Details

The creative lawyer : a practical guide to authentic professional satisfaction / Michael F. Melcher.

Author / Creator Melcher, Michael F. (Michael Francisco), author.
Edition Second edition.
Imprint Chicago, Illinois : American Bar Association, ©2014.
Description xxxi, 296 pages : forms ; 23 cm
Language English
Subject Practice of law -- United States.
Lawyers -- Job satisfaction -- United States.
Lawyers -- Job satisfaction.
Practice of law.
United States.
Format Print, Book
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10112310
ISBN 9781614389804 (pbk.)
1614389802 (pbk.)
Notes Includes index.
Table of Contents:
  • What happens now?
  • 20 minutes a day
  • Who you are now : identifying your values
  • Living your values in work and life
  • Be clear about your trade-offs
  • Exercising vision
  • Self-management and type
  • The habit of experimentation
  • How relationships matter
  • Networking and social capital
  • What you talk about, when you talk about yourself
  • Managing time and attention
  • Learning inside and outside the job
  • Knowing and owning your brand
  • The rhythms of transition
  • Money and other taboos
  • The creative lawyer unbound.