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“To infinity…and beyond!” Buzz Lightyear. The incredible recent growth rate of Disney+ has surpassed even their own original expectations. Disney originally set an ambitious target of having 60-90 million paying subscribers for their new streaming service by the end of the fiscal year of 2024. By comparison, Netflix currently has somewhere in the region ofContinue reading “To Infinity (And Beyond!): How Did Disney+ Do It?”
“No matter how thin you slice it, there will always be two sides.” Baruch Spinoza. Civil cases make up the majority of cases each year due to the huge spectrum of issues and common legal disputes they can cover. A civil rights lawyer is usually called upon either by a single person or a group ofContinue reading “Common Civil Cases”
I recently surveyed 400+ aspiring and practicing junior lawyers on their thoughts and concerns in light of COVID-19. With ongoing disruptions to education, employment and more, it’s critical that their views are accounted for. The following 26-page report aims to summarise the findings of the survey through both statistics (quantitative) and quotes directly from respondentsContinue reading “COVID-19 Junior Lawyers Survey – Summary Report”
Two things remain irretrievable: time and a first impression. Cynthia Ozick. The importance of having a memorable digital first impression in our digital age cannot be overstated. Nearly 95% of recruiters use LinkedIn to source and review job candidates. Those who keep their LinkedIn information up to date are discovered 18x more frequently in searchesContinue reading “Nailing Your Digital First Impression with LinkedIn”
“It’s very important that we don’t make the same mistakes twice. That’s a big part of improvement.” Kirby Smart. Writing a great Training Contract or Vacation Scheme application isn’t easy. It usually involves a lot of trial and error, rejection, mistakes and reflection to improve your application technique. Whilst there’s no ‘magic formula’ to makeContinue reading “How To: Write Better Applications”
“Everybody and their mother has a book and a podcast these days.” – Loren Weisman. The surge in the consumption of podcasts over the last few years has been unrelenting. To put its historical growth into perspective, Apple introduced podcasts as a part of iTunes back in 2005. In under 10 years, iTunes grossed theContinue reading “3 Factors Driving Podcasting’s Unrelenting Popularity”