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A collection of articles, podcasts and reports sharing our thoughts on industry trending topics, alongside our latest news and insights from our Obelisk Support community.
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Let’s talk about anxiety in the legal profession
Anxiety is the theme of Mental Health Awareness Week 2023. We explore anxiety in the legal profession with practical advice from lawyers for lawyers on how to manage anxiety, plus highlight valuable resources and support.
Creating new traditions: What key changes will King Charles III’s Coronation ring in?
Obelisk Live: Know Your Psychological Superpower
Ever wondered what your superpower really is? It’s time to find out! Join our upcoming Obelisk Live webinar “Know your psychological superpower”.
4th Annual Heilbron Lecture – brought to you by Next100Years
With over 9m views of her TED talk , Prof. Ruth Chang is a world leader on value, conflict and decision making & our 2023 Heilbron lecturer
London Legal Walk
We are walking with the Lord Chief Justice and thousands of lawyers to raise funds for the London Legal Support Trust. The London Legal Walk is the biggest fundraising event in aid of free legal advice and support for everything from Law Centres and Citizens Advice services to refugee specialist support services.
Curating a showstopping CV – advice for freelance lawyers and paralegals
Make your next move: five reasons more lawyers are choosing legal consulting
Flexible legal resourcing: How to avoid being penny-wise and pound-foolish
Top tips for returning to the law after a career break – and why there’s never been a better time to come back
Make 2023 the year you master LinkedIn
Legal and regulatory development tracker: 2023
What does 2023 hold in store for freelance lawyers?
Freelance lawyer? Top trends and growth areas in the flexible legal sector. As we look ahead to a new year, Laura Vosper, Head of Talent at Obelisk Support and Jane Leader, Recruitment Manager, look at some of the trends and growth areas for freelance lawyers in the flexible legal service sector.
Women Who Will: Breaking through biases and barriers
Women Who Will: Women and leadership – a century of progress
Report – Liberalisation: Reflections on the future of legal service delivery
15 years on from the passing of the Legal Services Act, has the legal industry successfully advocated for, and taken advantage of, the mood change, and the opportunities presented opening up the legal market?
In this report, we resurface the leading voices that called for change and pioneered the way; explore the impact on legal teams and cast an eye to what the future may hold. (published November 2022)
Report – Women Who Will 2022: Celebrating female legal leaders making a difference
Our 2022 report is more exciting than ever as we release our special centenary edition to mark 100 years since the first women were admitted as barristers and solicitors in England and Wales in 1922. In partnership with Next100Years. (published November 2022)