7December, 2017

Essential Apps to Increase Efficiency in Your Law Practice

From budgeting to finding a parking spot in the city, the right apps can make you a more efficient lawyer and a more focused human.
Reliance on our smartphones is now the norm. 70% of lawyers report using a smartphone to do legal work while still at the office. There are even attorneys that have gone […]

17November, 2017

Tools for Lawyers for a Mentally Balanced Year End

Lawyers have a range of unique stress, especially at this time of year. Here’s how and why you should handle it this holiday season.
Are you excited about holiday celebrations one day and overwhelmed by them the next? Do inflated expectations interfere with your ability to appreciate your real experience?

Balancing the workload of a practicing lawyer […]

8November, 2017

Tools for Lawyers to Optimize Social Media Marketing

Find out what tools you need at each stage of your social media marketing efforts to make them more efficient for your law practice.
In one of my previous tech columns entitled You’ve Got a Website, Now What?, I wrote about digital marketing beyond merely developing a website; this includes tackling social media.

Whether you like or […]

26October, 2017

Distraction Management for Busy Lawyers [Webinar]

In this edition of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Reid Trautz will show you how to reclaim your time and money from distractions and optimize your ability to focus – in 30 minutes or less.
How many times are you distracted from your work on a typical day? You’ll lose almost 25 minutes on average returning to your original task […]

21September, 2017

How Lawyers Can Be More Productive with Office 365

Find out what features and tools in MS Office 365 will help lawyers the most!
Microsoft Office 365 offers too many features to keep up with, from built-in tools to apps and add-ins. While you were busy practicing law, our friends at Attorney at Work sourced expert input to give you tips on what features will […]

14September, 2017

How Lawyers Can Avoid Wasting Money on Tech

Investing in tech can save your law practice money – but it can also waste it. Avoid these common sources!
No one wants to waste money. And while technology often offers more cost effective solutions in law practice, it often requires substantial investment. To help lawyers make wiser investments in tech, our friends at Attorney at […]

7September, 2017

Practice Launch Pad for New Lawyers [Program Series]

Practice Launch Pad is a 10-week series of programs designed to help new lawyers as they prepare to launch their own practices.

Our regular Law Practice Startup Workshops have been so consistently popular among new attorneys that we began partnering with Starting Out Solo, helping to ensure lawyers who have never practiced before get the essentials.

New […]

17August, 2017

Tips for Better Calendaring in Your Law Practice

Your calendar is the core of your busy law practice. A more efficient calendaring system leads to a more efficient law practice.
Back at the start of the calendar year, our friends at Attorney at Work sourced expert tips on how lawyers can improve their calendars for a round of Friday 5+ Tech Tips.

Heidi contributed a […]

20July, 2017

10 Microsoft Outlook Features Lawyers Should Use

If you’re one of the many lawyers relying on MS Outlook for email, calendaring, and maybe more – you need to utilize these features.
1. Schedule Emails by Delaying Delivery

While you may work 24/7 for your clients, do you really want them to think you are available at 3am on Saturday morning? I’d advise against it. Instead, […]

10July, 2017

5 Steps to Minimize Data Breach Risks in Your Law Practice

Follow these steps to avoid data breaches in your law practice that would make you WannaCry.
WannaCry. WannaCry. WannaCry. Yes, that’s how many lawyers feel when they think about digital data security, especially the folks over at DLA Piper who were recently hit with a type of ransomware similar to WannaCry, known as Petrwrap/Petya.

Let’s face it, […]