The Thrive Questionnaire with Elena Donio
September 13, 2018
Published by Thrive Global
Authored by Elena Donio
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Corporate restructuring, job relocations… contract remediation? In testimony before lawmakers in December 2017, Barclay’s chief executive John McFarlane revealed that renegotiation of “hundreds of thousands” of contracts is one of his chief Brexit concerns. He is not alone. Andrew Bailey, head of the UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), said “contract continuity” is among the biggest potential disruptions in a no-deal, no-transition Brexit. Bank of England governor Mark Carney and European Central Bank president Mario Draghi have also expressed concern about the problem and the lack of time left for a solution.
The CEO of a company that calls itself 'the future of law' says she still can't escape sexism at work — but she's on a mission to prove mentorship can break the glass ceiling. Along with calling out sexism when she sees it, Donio tells women not to say "yes" to everything and to take time away from work if they want to spend it with their families.
Axiom, an alternative legal services provider that calls itself the "future of law" for its innovative approach, is headquartered in New York City, where sharks hang from ceilings and meetings are held on repurposed bleachers.