Howdy, everyone! Greetings again from Texas. It’s been a while since I last did an index to all of the posts in the “Ten Things” blog. Since the last one (July 2020), we’ve added over 1,300 new subscribers and we are now over 5,400! And we are well into year eight of the blog. All of which just absolutely, positively blows my mind. A huge “thank you” to all the loyal readers out there, especially to those who pass along the blogs to friends, colleagues, and on LinkedIn. That said, I know it can be a pain in the ass to wade through all of the blogs and try to find what you’re looking for. So, for all of you new kids and for you crusty veterans, this index post is long overdue. I may get around to putting an index on the site, but if you saw my desk, you’d realize just how much of a pipe dream that is. I do have a new blog ready to go, but have decided to publish it next month and we’ll put the “act” back into “practical” (man, that sounded way better in my head).
This edition of “Ten Things” sets out – in chronological order – all of the “Ten Things You Need to Know as In-House Counsel” blogs, from the November 2014 introduction to last month’s post on building your executive presence in-house. It was fun for me to look back through these. I found a few surprises that made me go “when did I write that?” and “why do I have so much free time?” The first ones are a little rough, but I got better – I think. You be the judge: