What rules are you playing by in your life and your career? Today we’re delighted to welcome back Susan Smith Blakely, author of the Best Friends at the Bar book series, to discuss a provocative question: Do you need to change your definition of success so it’s less “male” to truly succeed?
Rejecting the male definitions of success may seem radical for some young women lawyers. However, for those young women lawyers who desire to have children and play significant roles in the upbringing of those children, the traditional male definitions of success probably will not work.
The direct path to the corner office that men typically aspire to is likely to come up against some real obstacles when babies and business are on collision course.