Do not wear headphones in your office. Ever. Period. Let me explain.
I. The Generational Gap
In every legal practice, there is a distinct age and generational gap between the oldest and youngest attorneys in the office. As a rule, it is the responsibility of the new lawyers to impress the more senior attorneys. This is how we move forward, this is how we build relationships, and this is how we learn and perfect our craft.
II. The Message Headphones Send To Your Colleagues
Now, I can assure you