As lawyers adjust to new ways of working at home during the COVID-19 pandemic quarantine, many of us are finding it more challenging to stay focused and productive at home. Working remotely is a new reality we must all address. There are important steps to follow in order to succeed, such as structuring your day, connecting with clients and coworkers, creating a dedicated workspace for yourself, and most importantly, taking care of yourself. These 6 tips will help you to make the most out of your day as a remote lawyer. This interactive webinar will be conducted by Paula T. Edgar, Esq. MBBA Treasurer and Immediate Past President.
Paula T. Edgar, Esq., is a partner of Inclusion Strategy Solutions LLC, a consulting firm that provides innovative and strategic solutions on organizational diversity efforts, intercultural fluency initiatives, sexual harassment prevention, and EEO compliance. Paula speaks and consults on these and other topics by facilitating workshops, conducting live and virtual professional development training, delivering keynote speeches and coaching executives. Paula is an expert in inclusive executive/leadership development, personal branding, networking, social media, and career strategies. Paula is a past President of the Metropolitan Black Bar Association (MBBA), New York’s largest black bar association.
Paula has previously served as the founder and CEO of PGE LLC, the inaugural Chief Diversity Officer at New York Law School, and as an attorney for the New York City Commission on Human Rights.
Paula received her B.A. in Anthropology from California State University (Fullerton) and J.D. from City University of New York School of Law. She was recognized by The Network Journal Magazine as a “40 Under Forty” Achievement Awardee, a Ms. JD “Woman of Inspiration” and a “Rising Star” by A Better Chance. Keep up to date with Paula at inclusionstrategy.com, paulaedgar.com, Linkedin and Twitter (@PaulaEdgar)