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The latest news from the GRL Blog looking at recruitment, professional development, coaching and consultancy for the Bar, Barristers Chambers and law firms.

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Whether it be new job alerts, industry advice articles or event invites GRL Legal have a constant stream of information that we like to share. However, we are keen to share only with people who are interested in what we have to say and so we have introduced some GRL...
Coronavirus – Finances

Coronavirus – Finances

*Our accountant Iain Dove is providing clients with useful updates around tax and personal finances and we wanted to share this with you* Ian says: We are entering an unprecedented period of time when many of the accepted social norms will not apply and usual...
Equitable briefing

Equitable briefing

“Talent is everywhere, opportunity is not: why equitable briefing is the most pressing practice issue for the Bar in 2020 – writes Lucy Barbet” In this article for Counsel magazine Lucy Barbet, Senior Clerk 11KBW writes that although gender equality is...
IBC Conference – 16th November 2019

IBC Conference – 16th November 2019

This year’s conference was held under the banner of “Support and Development in a changing market” and took place at the rather ritzy Kimpton Fitzroy Hotel, on Russell Square. Opening addresses Chaired by the ever-younger looking Nicholas Hill, Senior Clerk at 3 New...
STRESS MANAGEMENT AND RESILIENCE TRAINING

STRESS MANAGEMENT AND RESILIENCE TRAINING

Why take Stress Management Seriously in Chambers? There are many work place stressors. Most workers are faced with a few of them, a Barrister’s world is littered with evidence of many. Chambers’ staff, custodians of their sets’ welfare help shoulder their barristers’...
Six simple steps to an impactful CV

Six simple steps to an impactful CV

In a candidate driven market, YOU need to stand out from other, similarly excellent candidates, but how? Our expert consultants continuously sift through many thousands of CV’s for our roles, often receiving many hundreds of applications. Whether you are applying...
The Interviewee: Do’s and Don’ts

The Interviewee: Do’s and Don’ts

You’ve done the difficult part and secured an interview with a Company you’d really like to work for, but how to stand out and hopefully nail it? GRL’s Consultants advise and interview thousands of people each year and were asked to provide some tips and absolute...
Top Tips For Legal Directory Submissions

Top Tips For Legal Directory Submissions

Legal practices continue to participate in the research process with a sense of expectation that the merits gained from this exercise will boost their market franchise and add value to essential business processes such as client recognition and recruitment of talent....
Changing Routes To Markets For The Bar

Changing Routes To Markets For The Bar

Direct Access and Barrister led entities are increasing in the market – the observed effects, so far…… Holistic Change  The legal world has been going through a well documented change these past few years. This is certainly true since the economic crisis of 2008 and...

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