Elena, Author at Women interested in leaving law
Sarah Cooper’s Career Advice for Women Lawyers

Sarah Cooper’s Career Advice for Women Lawyers

After watching some Sarah Cooper videos on YouTube the other night, a video of her from 2017 popped into my feed. Apparently, she worked at Google and had her big breakthrough when she wrote a meme and then a book about “How to Look Smart in Meetings.” The...
Women Lawyers Can Write Their Own New Story

Women Lawyers Can Write Their Own New Story

I recently had a consultation with a woman who said she always feels behind, never doing good enough and at risk of being exposed. Anyone else feel this way?   Later that day, on a WILL Mastermind call, a member of the community said something similar… that she’s...
Your future self has a message for you

Your future self has a message for you

I was on a virtual retreat last May 9-10, 2020 with 18 members of the WILL community. We were supposed to be in New Mexico, at a gorgeous resort and spa… but that’s not happening! While I am grieving that loss, I am ALSO appreciative of technology and...
What You and Michelle Obama Share

What You and Michelle Obama Share

While enjoying the latest O magazine, I read this in the 20 questions with Michelle Obama. “When in your life have you needed courage?” Her answer stopped me cold. “Giving up a law career I didn’t want and following my own path – it...
Your are magnificent

Your are magnificent

Flipping through a recent issue of O magazine, I saw this photo… It made me weep. Especially for the sentiment, and also for the physical proximity of pre-Covid human life.   Mostly though, because this is what I aim to do as a coach. In our best coaching...