“How to Do Good Work & Do Well”: NELA Presentation

Nicole Farber looks at computer

On July 9, 2020, I had the amazing opportunity to speak at the 2020 National Employment Lawyers Association Virtual Convention (NELA) to share with lawyers across the country how we can all work together to not only be good at what we do but also do good by our clients and how to choose the right clients when possible. It …

View Post

Rushton and Farber to co-chair United Way’s 2020 campaign

nicole farber it's giving

As it appeared in The Times Leader By Kevin Carroll kcarroll@timesleader.com WILKES-BARRE — Paul Rushton and Nicole Farber have been named co-chairs of the United Way of Wyoming Valley’s 2020 Annual Campaign, the organization announced Tuesday. “Paul and Nicole understand how important our work is to those in need and bring a great deal of insight and energy to our …

View Post

How Does Chaos Possibly Bring Opportunity?

an idea out of a ball of confusion

Someone once asked me, “Where is the opportunity in chaos?” Do you know what my answer is? There is opportunity all around! When something triggers you while you’re in that comfort zone, something from the outside, your mind begins to venture outside what its normal limits are. And this will trigger something that I call a survival mode, a different …

View Post

It’s Time to Hit The Reset Button and Get Creative!

Hit the reset button Nicole Farber

Desperation brings inspiration. Right now, there are so many people out there who are going through so much. They are desperate to try and improve their situation that is unraveling right before all of us. Many just dig further into the rut, becoming more and more depressed as hopelessness is beginning to set in. But those who remain optimistic and …

View Post

“Oh No She Didn’t!”: Got a Social Media Crisis on Your Hands?

Chaos Brings Opportunity Nicole Farber

Sometimes, a law firm will run into trouble. It can be a simple gaffe – a mistaken statement or action. Maybe something happened at your place of business, a college campus, in your parking lot, or other instances where you are receiving backlash. Or it can be a huge problem, like a lawsuit slapped against your firm. And what once …

View Post

Walk By Faith and Not By Sight

Walk by Faith Nicole Farber

Well good morning, everybody! It’s Nicole and today’s words of the day are going to be walk by faith and not by sight. So many times, I’ve heard this in the past and it never sunk in of what it truly meant. And I really had no comprehension of how I can apply it to my life. The principle is …

View Post

Process Before Promotion

process before promotion nicole farber

Well good morning, everybody! It’s Nicole and today’s words of the day are going to be process before promotion. So many times in my life, I’ve wanted something so bad. I dreamed of being a manager, a director, and all these different wishes of going through my stepping stones of life. And sometimes. I would just forget they had to …

View Post

Choose to Embrace Your Gift and Let It Shine

Choose to shine nicole farber

We’ve all got this light inside us. Some of us shine brighter than others. And some of us shine so brightly we can’t contain it. I once was told this story about a little boy who was upset and frustrated all the time with a terrible temper. Every time he lost his temperament, his father made him take a hammer …

View Post

How to Become an Effective Leader

Effective Leader Nicole Farber

I completely understand how difficult it can be to be an effective leader in today’s fast-paced world. Some nights I lay awake wondering how I will ever be able to live up to the expectations of owning a successful company. I even find myself full of anxiety at times. So, I decided to jot some things down on what I …

View Post

The Greatest Blessing of My Life: My Son

blessing nicole farber

Well good morning, everybody! It’s Nicole here. I just wanted to say hi and give everyone an encouraging word of the day. But first, I want to give a shout out to my son Nikolus. He turns 17 today. And I know it’s probably it’s such a shock because how can I have a 17-year-old? But it’s true. So if …

View Post