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040 Planning for a Successful 2019

In this episode, Christina Martini and David Susler discuss:

  •         What 2018 meant for Christina and David professionally and personally.
  •         Hopes and goals for 2019 and building on their accomplishments so far.
  •         How to best prepare for the year ahead.
  •         Tips and advice for how to plan and strategize now for a successful year.

Key Takeaways:

  •         Sometimes you need to change an environment to continue to grow and develop the way you want to.
  •         Make sure you set your 2019 goals to stretch you and help you grow as a person.
  •         Life’s too short not to be happy.
  •         Decluttering your environment declutters your mind.

“If you’re really serious about making a change in some way for yourself, whether it’s personally or professionally or both, think of a goal, and then tell somebody who you care about. It’s your insurance policy. You speak it into the world, you speak it into existence, and you’re more likely to accomplish it.” —  David Susler

About David Susler: David is Associate General Counsel of National Material LP. An attorney with 30 years’ experience in both private practice and as in-house attorney, David provides an insightful and valuable perspective on what it means to be both an effective legal partner and trusted advisor.

Connect with David Susler:

Twitter:  @DavidSusler

LinkedIn: David Susler

Connect with Christina Martini:

Twitter: @TinaMartini10


LinkedIn: Christina Martini


Show notes by Podcastologist: Chelsea Taylor-Sturkie

Audio production by Turnkey Podcast Productions. You’re the expert. Your podcast will prove it.

About the author, Christina Martini

For nearly 25 years, Christina (Tina) Martini has been an intellectual property attorney practicing in BigLaw. Tina is a partner at the law firm McDermott Will & Emery and focuses her practice on domestic and international trademark and copyright law, as well as domain name, Internet, social media, advertising and unfair competition law.

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