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Anxiety In Young People – The Modern Epidemic

Anxiety In Young People – The Modern Epidemic

  The rates of anxiety among young people are not just rising —they're skyrocketing. But what's driving this surge? Is it a genuine increase in anxiety levels, or are we simply diagnosing it more often because our understanding of mental health has evolved? Is...

It’s a Double Win

It’s a Double Win

In the words of Victor Meldrew, “I don’t believe it!!!!” TCC are Double winners at the Modern Law Awards tonight: Supporting the Industry Award 🥇 and Best Innovation Award🥇 WHAT A NIGHT!!! Thank you so much for all the support.

It’s The Little Things…

It’s The Little Things…

As much as it pains my middle class heart to admit it, we have a cleaner. And she does stuff like this (see the picture) And it makes me SO happy Cos it’s the little things, isn’t it? That make all the difference. What’s this got to do with my work training law firms...

What the F is Resilience?!

What the F is Resilience?!

What the F is Resilience?! Resilience is such a loaded term, isn’t it? If you’re a leader/director of training in an organisation, it’s wise to be careful about mentioning the R word in any training you put on. It can easily be interpreted as you saying to your teams:...

IT’S A ‘HARD’ NO

IT’S A ‘HARD’ NO

IT’S A ‘HARD’ NO…✋ One of the greatest myths of our wellbeing-obsessed age is that when you put boundaries in place or have to say no to someone, they’ll be thrilled that you’re looking after yourself…. And that we’ll all go skipping off into the distance hand in hand...

It’s normal to hide in the toilet at conferences!

It’s normal to hide in the toilet at conferences!

It’s normal to hide in the toilet at conferences! Anyone who knows me knows I’m no introvert... And yet even the most people-orientated of us feel awkward at times. We get overwhelmed by being around people all day. We need to take some downtime. That’s why you can...

Who’s Upset You Recently?!

Who’s Upset You Recently?!

Who’s upset you recently?! A boss 🧍🏿 🧍‍♀️ ? A friend 🧑🏽? A family member? Recently, someone upset me It really got under my skin. It happens to all of us, doesn’t it. How do we get rid of that anger? Good friends will listen to us vent about it for a while. But, after...

Juro Conference 2024

Juro Conference 2024

One of my highlights of this year so far has been working with increasing numbers of in-house lawyers. And in particular, getting to know the innovative minds at Juro and providing the keynote at their recent conference on ‘Is law bad for your health?’ Their report...

The Golden Cage

The Golden Cage

Are you in the golden cage? No, we're not talking about something from The Crystal Maze. And it’s got nothing to do with The Krypton Factor (that reference is for my fellow over 40s - are you out there?!) No, the golden cage is a term we like to at TCC to describe how...

It’s Not (just) About The Hours

It’s Not (just) About The Hours

It’s not (just) about the hours. There’s lots of well-meaning hand-wringing on social media at the moment about ‘BIG LAW’. “Something must be done!!” “Law has got to change!” People are p*ssed off with the money paid to NQs (a lot) The “crazy” hours. The attendant...

Are You On A Come Down?

Are You On A Come Down?

Are you on a come down? Mental Health Awareness Week for people like me is a bit like October for pumpkin sellers. The irony is that your own mental health can go a bit “schoo wiff” as you race around from event to event banging on about boundaries while desperately...

We’ve Been Shortlisted For TWO Modern Law Awards 2024

We’ve Been Shortlisted For TWO Modern Law Awards 2024

Have you ever been to one of those posh restaurants where they serve everything on a slate or a slab of wood? And, for your pudding, they bring you an ‘ironically retro’ arctic roll that looks like it’s been in the freezer since the 1980s! But because they give it to...

Mental Health Awareness Week 2024

Mental Health Awareness Week 2024

Have you found your mental health compromised by excessive viewing of ‘One Day’ this year? Found yourself crying buckets while your loved ones try desperately to reason with you “It’s fictional. It’s not real!” Then entered into some sort of mental fugue state...

Regional Winners Of The UK Start Up Award 2024

Regional Winners Of The UK Start Up Award 2024

We're absolutely thrilled to share the exciting news that TCC (The Carvalho Consultancy) has been honored with the prestigious award for 'Professional Services Start Up of the Year' in London at the UK Startup Awards! This amazing achievement is a testament to the...

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