26April, 2017

How to Manage Obstacles to Productivity in Law Practice

Find out how to manage productivity obstacles in your law practice so your time doesn’t slip away unnoticed.
Mastering productivity is critical to the quality of your work and life – and it can be a serious challenge. This post is the second in a 3-part series designed to guide you through the fundamentals. The first […]

6April, 2017

7 Ways to Increase Law Firm Billable Hours [Guest Post]

Let’s be honest. Tracking time and then generating invoices is the least fun part of being a lawyer or running a law firm.
You went to law school to practice law, that’s your passion. Yet without the essential task of tracking your time well, invoicing promptly and collecting money, there’s no way to keep your practice […]

26January, 2017

How to Start an Innovative Business Plan for Your Law Practice

You need the essential building blocks to create an innovative law practice.
Once you have your vision statement developed, you’re ready start planning to get there. If you still need to identify your vision of career success, find out how to start in this recent post.

On February 16th, you can find out how to use innovative thinking to help you […]

6January, 2017

New Year, New Start: 10 Practical Tips for Greater Success in Your Law Practice [Webinar]

Get 10 tips to make 2017 your most successful year in law practice – in 30 minutes or less – in the next edition of our Webinars for Busy Lawyers!
On January 18th at 12pm (eastern)
Elizabeth Jolliffe presented
New Year, New Start: 10 Practical Tips for Greater Success in Your Law Practice
You don’t have to make any […]

22December, 2016

5 Tips for Lawyers to Notice More Business Opportunities

If you take these proactive steps to notice more opportunities, you’ll develop better innovation intelligence.
People talk about IQ and emotional intelligence. Now, it’s time to talk about innovation intelligence. Innovation and change begins by locating opportunities for personal, career, or business growth. It’s difficult to innovate and change if you aren’t noticing opportunities. Reality is […]

14December, 2016

How Lawyers Can Take a Break over the Holidays [Webinar]

Find out how to give yourself a break this holiday season in the next edition of our Webinars for Busy Lawyers.
Being a lawyer doesn’t get any easier over the holidays. Your stress level is higher than ever, and your hard work is still underappreciated. Fatigue and burnout plague the profession, especially at this time of […]

16November, 2016

4 Steps to Innovate Your Law Practice with Design Thinking

Lawyers are in a competitive market. To enjoy competing, you need to innovate your law practice. To innovate, try this: The IDEA Strategy Model.
As you’ll see, the IDEA Strategy Model leverages design thinking to harness innovation. Our first workshop in our Innovation Series with the Mass Bar offered insights on how to reframe your thought process […]

26September, 2016

Launching a New Law Practice Startup Workshop

We’re working with Starting Out Solo and a few of our favorite locals to host a law practice startup workshop this Friday, September 30th at 1pm.
We’ve been hosting ‘group meetings’ for attorneys considering or just starting their own practices for years. We’ve called them meetings; we’ve called them roundtables. All the while, our law practice […]

22September, 2016

4 Steps to Recruiting + Hiring Law Firm Employees Successfully

Hiring law firm employees is one of the milestones along the journey to a successful and profitable practice.

The need often arises quickly when the warning bell of too much work and too little time rings loudly. The biggest mistake is hiring the first person with a reasonable resume. The better course of action is to […]

25August, 2016

The Expertise Effect: How to Grow with a Niche Law Practice

If you want to see more growth, consider transitioning into a niche law practice.

Almost every lawyer wants to command higher rates, attract more clients, and increase his or her profile in the marketplace. However, many are unable to achieve these objectives because they are stuck pursuing ineffective strategies – or no strategy at all. One […]