State Bar of Michigan: On Balance Podcast
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The State Bar of Michigan podcast series, On Balance, features a diversified array of legal thought leaders. Hosted by JoAnn Hathaway of the bar’s Practice Management Resource Center and Tish Vincent of its Lawyers and Judges Assistance Program, the series focuses on the need for interplay between practice management and lawyer-wellness for a thriving law practice.
||CleanManaging your Firm like a Champion||For lawyers managing their own firm, being successful involves more than ordering people around. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Andrew Elowitt about the qualities of a successful law firm manager such as...||6/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWellness Resources for Lawyers||Multiple surveys conducted by the ABA have identified an elevated risk of anxiety and substance abuse within the legal community. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Patrick Krill about anxiety and substance...||5/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Law Firm Journey: From Survival Mode to Stage One Business||Just like any other kind of journey, the adventure of starting a law firm has to begin somewhere. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Lea Ann Sterling about her experience starting a successful law firm before...||4/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanOvercoming Addiction and Achieving Wellness as a Lawyer||For lawyers struggling with addiction, stigmas, lack of support, and the fear of consequences can make the situation seem hopeless. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Brian Cuban about what you can do about...||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTrain Your Employees to Use Technology||Your firm has finally invested in new technology but that’s only half the battle. In order to actually save time and energy, you need to train your firm's employees to use the technology correctly, whether it's Microsoft Office, Adobe, or even an...||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBringing E-filing to Michigan Courts with ImageSoft||In an effort to increase efficiency and improve the service of trial courts, technological advances are being implemented in the state of Michigan. One of these advances is the introduction of e-filing which will allow litigants to electronically file..||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanHow Lawyers can Harness Social Media||A majority of lawyers know what social media is and the basics of how to use the various platforms, but many don’t realize the potential these platforms have to communicate with potential clients and build community. In this episode of On Balance,...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanBringing Social Media to the Bench||Lawyers are notoriously slow at adopting technology. Despite this the use of social media in law is becoming more and more common. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Justice McCormack about the benefits to...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Skillsets Involved in Arguing Supreme Court Cases||What equips a lawyer to effectively argue in the Supreme Court? In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Justice Wilder about what it’s like to argue cases in the Supreme Court and the different skillsets...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Tomasik Exoneration Part 2||In the retrial of Dennis Tomasik, the jury only deliberated for 19 minutes before acquitting Dennis, who had been wrongfully imprisoned for close to nine years. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Takura...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanThe Tomasik Exoneration Part 1||Dennis Tomasik was wrongfully imprisoned for close to nine years before his retrial and subsequent exoneration. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Kris and Marty Tieber, the attorneys who helped reconstruct...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanAn Overview of the 2017 NEXT Conference||The goal of the NEXT Conference is to bring lawyers together from all across Michigan in order to share ideas, make connections, and discuss the future of law. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to Samantha...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanExploring the Tension Between Lawyers and the Media with ABC's Dan Abrams||Lawyers and the media may not be enemies, but they’re certainly not friends. In this episode of On Balance, hosts JoAnn Hathaway and Tish Vincent talk to ABC’s Dan Abrams about the tension between lawyers and the media. In their discussion, they...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanTeaser: Introducing the State Bar of Michigan’s “On Balance” Podcast||Being a lawyer is stressful. Many struggle to balance their physical health and wellbeing with the demands of their profession. On Balance, premiering this week on Legal Talk Network, delivers useful and entertaining ideas on managing life as a...||1/16/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
Great show from the Bar
A must for all Michigan lawyers
Wonderful content for any lawyer looking to strike a better work-life balance!
Excellent addition to Bar’s arsenal of resources.