For law students: summer evaluations and listening

Name a skill that summer employers may or may not evaluate directly, but that can enhance performance on every skill they do evaluate. Yes, it’s listening. Most obviously, listening is relevant to the soft skills most employers are likely to evaluate. But listening also influences “harder” skills such as research and writing. And listening is … Continue reading For law students: summer evaluations and listening

A high-intensity listening workout

Tabata workouts -- very short, incredibly intense workouts -- are all the rage right now. In classic form, a Tabata workout is 20 seconds of high intensity work followed by 10 seconds off, repeated 8 times. The formula came exercise-science professor Izumi Tabata's work with the Japanese speed-skating team. While an amateur athlete's Tabata workout … Continue reading A high-intensity listening workout