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  • Acknowledge and Celebrate Wins

    Acknowledge and Celebrate Wins

    What constitutes a win depends on you and what you value. It could be your kid making the sports team or you landing a big client. Either way, what do you do to acknowledge these types of victories? Do you take your kid out for ice cream? Do you take your work team, who supported you, out for a celebratory lunch or round of drinks? If not, you should.

    Life moves fast. It’s easy to congratulate someone. But … Read More

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  • Being Relentless about Continuous Improvement

    Being Relentless about Continuous Improvement

    This is part of my firm's culture. We have a fundamental that says: Be a lifetime learner and continually invest in your own education, both formally and informally. Be curious and never stop improving your legal, technical, and personal skills. Embrace change. Look for a better way.

    No matter your role, you are constantly learning and change is constant. You should strive to learn and adapt to and embrace change. … Read More

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  • Smoker's Need Not Apply: U-Haul's Bold Employment Policy

    Smoker's Need Not Apply: U-Haul's Bold Employment Policy

    Phoenix based U-Haul will no longer hire nicotine users in the 21 states that allow for tobacco use in employment decisions. Partner and employment attorney Alejandro Pérez discusses the legal implications of U-Haul's controversial policy in this interview with Lauren Gilger of KJZZ.

    About the Author: Alejandro Pérez is a partner at the Phoenix law firm of Jaburg Wilk. He assists clients with … Read More

    Categories: Employment, Blog

  • The 2020 version of It’s Time for an Annual Checkup for You and, If You Have One, Your Company

    The 2020 version of It’s Time for an Annual Checkup for You and, If You Have One, Your Company

    Over the past few years many of you may have read my blog regarding having a checkup for you and, if you have one, your business. This does not involve seeing a doctor, but it does involve all the other professionals in your personal and business life. Since that time, I decided to make this topic an annual tradition. This is based in part on the range of feedback I receive every year.

    Some of you said “ … Read More

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  • Reduce Stress

    Reduce Stress

    Everyone has stress. Many people have more stress than is good or healthy. It can be related to their work or their personal life. This time of year, it also can be related to the holidays, such as dealing with family or the financial burden of gifts or travel. Reducing stress obviously is important.

    How to reduce stress depends on you because what helps lower stress differs person to person. I hike and meditate. … Read More

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  • Jaburg Wilk Expands Commercial Law Practice

    Jaburg Wilk Expands Commercial Law Practice

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (December 20, 2019) - - The law firm of Jaburg Wilk announced that Corrinne Viola joined the firm as an attorney in their commercial litigation groups. Before joining Jaburg Wilk, Cori represented clients assisting with commercial collections, creditors’ rights litigation, employment law, and commercial litigation.

    “She is a solid addition to our litigation team,” said managing … Read More

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  • What’s Your Definition of Success?

    What’s Your Definition of Success?

    Do you ever ask yourself this question? You should. If you do, the answer should include all important aspects of your life.

    The answer will be different for each of us. For one person it will be gaining a certain title or earning a certain amount of money. For someone else it may be to train their dog to roll over. Or, maybe it’s a combination of both, because true success should be achieving your … Read More

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  • Jaburg Wilk Expands Employment Law Practice

    Jaburg Wilk Expands Employment Law Practice

    PHOENIX, Ariz. (December 11, 2019) - - The law firm of Jaburg Wilk announced that Alejandro Pérez joined the firm as a partner in their employment law and commercial litigation groups. Before joining Jaburg Wilk, Alejandro had his own law firm. He assisted clients with employment law, compliance issues, administrative hearings, commercial disputes and business law matters.

    “Alejandro is an excellent … Read More

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  • Don’t Believe Everything You Think

    Don’t Believe Everything You Think

    None of us are always right. Most times there is not a “right” answer, but opinions. And no one’s opinions are anything more than opinions.

    I am not speaking to core beliefs such as religion, though I think it’s healthy to question all ideas and belief systems. Here, I am talking about everyday tasks and ideas. It could be the best way to drive to a certain place or the best way to keep … Read More

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  • Show Gratitude Always

    Show Gratitude Always

    We are a few days out from Thanksgiving. In thinking about writing about being thankful or gratitude, I thought back to a post from last November. I can’t say it better, so here is my annual blog for the week of Thanksgiving.

    This is a good time of year to generally think about gratitude and specifically what you are thankful for. At the same time, it’s a great time of year to spread good feelings, … Read More

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