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Growth Mindset for Lawyers and Law Firms: Survival and success for the perpetual learners in life

An 8 minute read on the benefits of the growth mindset for lawyers, including strategies for adoption for firms and individuals Lawyer Resistance to
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Finding Your Voice and Using it Effectively at Work

A five minute read on how, as a woman, you can utilise your voice in different ways to command situations and influence positive outcomes. Includes 4
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Can Do Cancer: My 3 Strategies for navigating the stormy seas of cancer diagnosis and treatment

A 7 minute read on how utilising resilience techniques such as mindset, perspective and redefining success can help you navigate a cancer diagnosis
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Leaders in Waiting: Part 2 – Confidence

  Article for Counsel Magazine, published July 22 A 4.5 minute read on progressing a career at the Bar including considerations to be made when
Leaders in waiting: part 1 – goal setting

Leaders In Waiting – Part 1 Goal Setting

Article for Counsel Magazine, published June 22 A 6 minute read about career planning in the legal profession with guidance on how this may progress
The Big C: The journey so far

The Big C: The journey so far…

What I’ve learned and how it might help Coping with Cancer Did you ever push aside a nagging, unrelenting gut feeling? Can you think back to a time
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Boundaries, Burn-Out and Balance in a Post-Pandemic World

A six minute read on the good and bad outcomes of the pandemic in terms of remote working and how setting boundaries can help combat the issues,
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Leading through The Great Resignation: How Leaders working flexibly, creating healthy boundaries and promoting open communication can support staff retention

A four minute read on strategies to help law firms combat The Great Resignation and retain talent within their organisation. Leaders getting clued up
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Resilience, Retention and Rising: How to Break the Bias by retaining women in law

A 5 minute read on overcoming gender bias, the Great Resignation and how women in law can, through coaching, not only survive within the legal
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Balancing Wellbeing as a Virtual Leader: 4 Strategies for Creating and Encouraging Wellbeing amongst your team whilst Working Remotely and from Home

A 5 minute read on how to increase wellbeing at work and become a role model for it in a virtual world. Whilst the hybrid system of combining working
Inspiring Leadership: What kind of leader in law are you?

Inspiring Leadership: What kind of leader in law are you?

A 4 minute read on mentoring and inspirational leaders and the ways in which leaders can influence the careers of those in more junior positions. As a
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Talent Retention and Attraction in 2022: 6 Leadership strategies to Navigate the Great Resignation in Law

The Great Resignation In “The Great Resignation”, Professor Anthony Klotz predicted large-scale worker resignations post-pandemic as employees
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Psychological Safety in a Virtual World: 5 strategies to lead your team to remote psychological safety in Law

How might the dawning of Psychological Safety in law be greeted? The hierarchical structure of the traditional law firm, with the highly competitive
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Bored? You need a Board – How Goal Boards and Success Boards support motivation and positivity for the New Year and Beyond

Goal and Success Boards Anyone who knows me will tell you that at this time of year, I like to review the year gone by, by starting with reference to
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So you want be a TED Speaker?? – 7 Tips for Securing and Delivering a Successful TEDx Talk

What Successful Career Progression Looks Like On Sunday 24th October 2021, at the TEDx Doncaster Positive Disruptor event, I took to the Cast Theatre
Stepping off the Ladder: How to Successfully Transition

Stepping off the Ladder: How to Successfully Transition

Define Success Your Way My recent TEDx Talk, entitled “Can stepping off the Career Ladder enhance success at work?” (available here:
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Walking the Walk from Talking the Talk: The TEDx Journey from Casual Thought to Goal Achievement

TED Talks For years I’ve watched and been inspired by TED and TEDx Speakers alike. On the radar from the global stage, on a huge variety of themes,
Riding the Pupillage Rollercoaster

Riding the Pupillage Rollercoaster

Counsel Magazine Article on the Pupillage Application Process Read my latest guest blog for Counsel Magazine on successfully navigating the pupillage
Birthday Blog for Nikki Alderson Coaching August 14 2021

Birthday Blog for Nikki Alderson Coaching August 14 2021

Here’s my 2-minute read with 4 tips for building a sustainable business, one for each of the 4 years of Nikki Alderson Coaching Happy 4th Birthday
Beat the Imposters in the Workplace

Beat the Imposters in the Workplace

Ten strategies to beat Imposter Syndrome A four-minute read  If you’re an HR professional frustrated by the lack of women putting themselves forward
Solutions to Quieten Digital Noise

Solutions to Quieten Digital Noise

A 3-minute guide to making the Laptop Lifestyle work for you  The ability to work remotely came into its own during the covid pandemic – and