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About six weeks ago, I had a conversation with an old school mate, Pat, in which he advised me to ignore my phone and social media platforms between business hours. Social media, especially, is the enemy of productivity, he advised. Logically, I agreed with him, and thus agreed to give

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It is not unreasonable to suggest that junior lawyers are, sometimes, required to work extraordinary hours for their employer, whether they are in the public or private sector, or a big or small law firm. Technological advancements have helped revolutionise legal practice in so many positive ways, making it easier

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As a lawyer, I perpetually exercise thought and action in accordance with the dictates of my legal training. I examine things before me with a fine-toothed comb, I look for the flaws or errors, and I anticipate the worst-case scenario. The legal profession deems such an approach to be doing