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About Ian Charlton

Ian was a corporate lawyer for over 20 years, in both the UK and Australia, working in major law firms, as well as being a senior in-house counsel for multinational organisations.

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Path to partnership

So you've decided you want to be a Partner and are positioning yourself internally or externally for that next natural progression. The process of getting there can often seem opaque and when you're heavily focused on supporting your supervising partners, it can be hard to find the time to achieve the key milestones. Technical skills are only part of the equation.

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Group8 speak at HR in Law Conference 2018

Group8 CEO Miranda Hilton will be talking at the annual HR in Law Conference 2018, with emphasis on what makes lateral partners succeed in the legal world. The conference will include presentations, panel discussions from a range of speakers. 

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10 proverbs to inspire success

Giving wise, sage advice in a business environment without sounding cheesy or contrived is often a formidable task. Luckily, over the years, smarter people than ourselves have gifted us with sayings, slogans or mantras that summarise all the difficult advice that we sometimes struggle to formulate. We have chosen 10 proverbs to inspire a change in your professional life. 

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