Why Soft Skills Matter in Executive Law Jobs
In Chapter 11 of 12 in his 2010 Capture Your Flag interview with host Erik Michielsen, legal career adviser James McCormick highlights the importance of soft skills - communication, relationship development, etc. - over time building a law career. Initially McCormick focuses on the importance of these skills leaving a firm culture for an in-house culture. He highlights how softer skills translate into more effective management and sound business practice.