Is Work Life Balance Any Good? Here’s How You Can Be Certain.

Work-Life: Striking a Balance Life has the tendency to come up with different chapters every day, be it home, school or work. It tends to wear you out with duties as well as chores. The cut-throat competition in the outside world is no less of a humongous task for working professionals who aspire to grow in their fields. Everyday turns into a battle to accomplish our to-do list and meet expectations. When it comes to outshining competition, one desires financial … Continued

Improve Your Workplace Vocabulary!!

How To Sound Smarter At Work! Do you worry how you sound in the workplace?  If so, you are not alone.  All professionals want to sound more articulate and word-conscious at work. As a result, it never hurts to read a bit more and brush up on vocabulary words that can add color to your everyday vernacular. Of course, this is not to say that you should use big words just because you can. If you do not know what … Continued

Feeling Stressed? 10 Moves You Can Make When You’re Feeling Overwhelmed at Work

Improve Your Stress Level!! Stress is an inevitable—and often necessary—part of life. Think about how it motivates you to meet deadlines, solve problems, and meet goals. As long as you don’t let stress paralyze you, it helps propel you toward getting things done. But when stress is chronic or experienced at high levels, it can cause health and emotional problems that wreak havoc with life. Take it from Adam Friedman, Founder and CEO of mobile app development and distribution platform … Continued

I Can’t Get Anything Done At Work! 

5 Biggest Distractions That Will Zap Your Work Productivity No matter the day of the week, the time of day, or who you sit near in the office — all of us are guilty of succumbing to distractions at work. They are hard to escape, and even harder to ignore — especially if they’re just a mouse-click away. The truth is, none of us is completely attentive to their work 100% of the time. But, if you need help in … Continued

Why Women Say “Sorry” and What to Do About It

Why Women Say “Sorry” and What to Do About It Many women often say the words “I’m sorry” in their day-to-day lives. While apologizing is not a bad thing, sometimes there is no apparent reason for them to feel bad and/or the situation is not their fault at all. Many females probably do this because apologies seem to be linked with the idea of politeness. Then, over time, “sorry” becomes a part of their daily vocabulary and they use it … Continued

Imagine Unlimited Possibilities In Your Career

What If? If you’ve ever made a major decision in your life that alters the path you’re currently travelling on, you’ve no doubt encountered that little voice inside your head that whispers ‘What If…’ or ‘What would happen if…” 9 times out of 10, the little ‘what if’ has some scary story to tell you or some other negative message.  The voice doesn’t care that you’ve made up your mind. Until ACTION is taken on your decision, it’s going to … Continued

When Will I Get A New Job? Don’t Lose Your Patience While Job Hunting

  Celebrate small victories during your job search and remember that finding a great job takes time.   There’s no denying that we live in a world full of instant gratification. Texting your loved one about dinner plans? You’ll probably get a response within minutes. Contacting a friend to make plans to meet up for dinner next week? You’ll hear back within a day or so. Emailing your boss about an upcoming deadline? You’ll probably hear back in a couple … Continued

Looking for a New Job? Are You Looking in the Best Geographic Region?

Looking for a New Job? Are You Looking in the Correct Geographic Region? Finding the right job—especially in an industry as crowded and competitive as the legal market—requires several factors all at once to work in your favor. These factors include education and credentials, “fit” for the jobs for which you are applying, and even a whole lot of luck. But, the successful job search goes beyond even this; perhaps, if you have been searching for months on end for … Continued

Happy New Year 2016!!!

Happy New Year 2016!!!  Happy New Year 2016!!!  From all of us here at Lexacount Search, we hope that the new year will bring a fresh start and a host of new opportunities for personal fulfillment!  Wishing you and your family health, wealth, peace, happiness and a prosperous 2016. This year, we will continue to share career opportunities and professional development information here. If you have any questions about your career and/or professional development or are looking for a new … Continued

Associate Professional Development Programs In Large Law Firms: 5 Features The Best Programs Have

5 Features The Best Programs Have Most law firms are now taking more the initiative to bolster and add more features to their professional development programs.  These programs are in place to develop young associates into attorneys who can be law firm partners.  In the past, the term “law firm professional development” meant briefly providing orientation training to new lawyers so they can possess the necessary legal skills to survive in a firm. Now, however, no longer are these programs … Continued