How to Have Difficult Conversations
Things that are hard to say usually are the most important. Because of this, many people avoid difficult conversations in business and their personal lives. To effectively manage people, in business or personal relationships, you need to be able to speak about important matters. Letting important matters go unspoken is problematic for numerous reasons.
The problems include the potential for people you manage to … Read More
Fitting in is Highly Overrated
Peer pressure starts when you are young and can impact you throughout your life if you let it. We all want to fit in and be in the “in” crowd, whether it is in high school or in our professional lives. You know what I am talking about.
Fitting in can get you places at times, but in the long run it usually means you are one of the pack and don’t “stand out.” Most leaders do not … Read More
Jaburg Wilk Supports Child Crisis Arizona
PHOENIX, Ariz. (3/28/2018) – The law firm of Jaburg Wilk was pleased to be a sponsor of the Child Crisis Arizona’s 2018 Masquerade Ball Gala.
More than 40 years ago, Child Crisis Arizona created their emergency children’s shelter for children up to age 10. Since then they have provided emergency shelter, foster and adoption programs, Early Head Start programs, … Read More
What is Your Road to Success?
Does your definition of success have to do with money? Job title or prestige? Or does it relate to family or your children? Or maybe it relates to the level of your current golf game. You should be aware of how you define success. If not, how can you tell if you have achieved any or all of what you view as success, whether you have met interim goals or whether you need to change course to reach your goals? … Read More
Don’t Settle For Average
Are you an Average Joe? When I think about the term Average Joe, Homer Simpson comes to mind – the person who goes to work and does what’s needed, goes home and does the same, and then gets up and repeats each day of the week. There is nothing wrong with being average, but, if given the option, why wouldn’t you strive to be more?
There are many people who come to mind when I think about … Read More
AADC Young Lawyer 2018 Civil Litigation Seminar
Norman Fulton III, 2018 YLD AADC CLE Director. Topics that will be discussed and presented are: Daubert Challenges, 2018 Civil Practice Rule Changes and Criminal Law Considerations for the Civil Defense Attorney
What: AADC -YLD seminar will focus on peripheral issues directly affecting civil matters
When: April 5, 2018
Where: 1 East Washington Street, 15th Floor Phoenix, … Read More
Be Relentless About Continuous Improvement
This is so important for all of us. No matter what you do, you can always improve yourself and your team. It can mean learning related to what you work on, or improving processes or procedures for your team.
Constantly evaluate every aspect of your job to find ways to improve. Share what you learn so that others can benefit as well. This type of investing in yourself makes you and those around you … Read More
Jason Castle Named to Board of Helping Hands for Single Moms Phoenix
PHOENIX, Ariz. (03/10/2018) – Jason Castle was named to the Board of Directors of Helping Hands for Single Moms Phoenix.
Castle, a family law attorney and partner at Jaburg Wilk, said “For much of my career, I’ve worked with children and families. This is a non-profit that not only helps disadvantaged single mom pursue a college degree but also supports her family during that … Read More
Traveling with Medical Marijuana Across State Lines?
I live in Arizona and I have a medical marijuana card, is it possible to bring medicine from out of state? In recent years, two of Arizona's neighbors (Colorado and California) have changed their laws to allow adults to purchase and consume recreational marijuana legally. Arizona voters passed the Arizona Medical Marijuana Act (“AMMA”) to allow qualifying patients to purchase and use … Read More
The Facts Matter
A fact is defined as a thing that is indisputably the case or a piece of information used as evidence or as part of a report or news article. This is why it is important to know the facts or check facts you hear before relying on them or passing them; don’t simply take them as true.
We live in a world where most people blindly believe what they read on the Internet or hear on television. But facts and … Read More