“Ambition is not a dirty word.

It’s just believing in yourself,

in your abilities.” — Reese Witherspoon “Woman of the Year” speech

Today has been one of those days that the world seems to be aligned with what you’re going through and “randomly” provides you with the wisdom you need…

Welcome everyone!

The promotion of infrastructure is normally the first thing on the “to-do” list of every developing country. Increase in the infrastructure investment generates a significant increase in the GDP expansion of the countries and it creates an enormous amounts of jobs, which helps the further development of other…

Investment rounds are an essential part of the entrepreneurial journey. It is a long process that will take a lot of time off from the founders and that will take away time from them doing what they do best: building the company.

Let’s talk about the different investment rounds stages that a company can be in and when do they normally happen. I’ve structured this post so you can decide who much do you want to read (let me know if you like it):

Names of investment rounds

Explanation

So what is…

The LLM is not only a time to learn about law. It is also a time to make friends and connections that will last forever.

About 3 months before flying from Spain to the Washington DC to attend Georgetown Law LLM, I talked to a colleague at the firm that had done the same some years before me.

He told me the following: “the first few days everyone is going to be a little bit…

In a world where all that matters is the money you can bring to the table, improving your business development skills is key to success.

This article by Michael McDonald in Above The Law talks about it and raises some very interesting points. It is true, as they say, that advertising in the legal industry has an unprecedented stigma. Firms have tried to get around this issue by finding other ways to promote their image…

Start ups should ask their lawyers to leverage their network to find better funding opportunities, better partners and potential new clients.

Starting up a company is hard. No one denies that. I wrote a post back in November on the importance of involving a lawyer in the early stages of the company in order to have the proper corporate and tax structure, have your IP protected and with all the necessary…

The moment you receive the list of courses that are available to you for your LLM is intimidating, but you must never forger why you are there.

Yes, course selection is a very important part of the LLM as it will define what are you going to learn. Everyone is tempted to chooses all the courses that sound great and that will make him look for eligible for a future job. But that may not be the…

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