18August, 2016

New Requirement for Massachusetts Attorneys to Register Online

The BBO’s new requirement for Massachusetts attorneys is effective September 1, 2016.

Register online? This one should be easy to comply with.

After all, as Heidi loves to remind us, the MRPC Amendments that took effect on July 1, 2015, specifically Comment 8 on Rule 1.1: Competence, introduced a new requirement for Massachusetts attorneys to keep up […]

9August, 2016

Choosing Your Startup Law Office Space

Decide which startup law office space is right for you here in the second post in our Startup Questions series.
Many practitioners start out practicing in a home office to keep costs low. However, a home office has its drawbacks, including distractions, often a lack of professional conference space for client meetings, and you simply may not want to invite […]

6May, 2016

Managing Email Attachments with inMailX: Product from ABA TECHSHOW 2016 [Video]

Charity Anastasio, our counterpart at the Washington State Bar’s LOMAP, found inMailX in the exhibit halls of ABA TECHSHOW 2016. We haven’t tried it yet, but if you deal in high volumes of email attachments, it definitely sounds like a product you might want to look into. Charity will tell you more in the video, […]

1April, 2016

Like a Boss: 2016 Marketing Conference is June 2-3

You’re the boss: start marketing like it.

If you’re a solo lawyer or small firm managing attorney, there is a world of opportunity out there for you.  The way you actualize that opportunity is through effective marketing.

Of course, it’s difficult to stay on top of trends, as a busy lawyer.  That’s why LOMAP, along with the […]

28March, 2016

Do You Have a Contentious Relationship with Social Media? Revise Your Practice [Video]

If you’re overwhelmed by social media marketing options, Jared will simplify your plan in 90 seconds. He’ll also invite you to our annual Marketing Conference. Save June 2 + 3, and register here (and select Conference Sponsor to save 50%).

18March, 2016

Time-Saving Email Tips [Video]

Heidi is back on the vlog this week, still trying to help you save some of the valuable time you currently spend on email. Last week she taught you how to use Outlook Quick Parts to automate drafting. This week she has two time-saving tips that require no new technology.

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How to […]

11March, 2016

Automate Your Practice with Microsoft Outlook Quickparts [Video]

Heidi’s vlogging debut! We spend a lot of time writing emails. But if we automate, we could save some of this valuable time. Outlook already has an automation tool ready for you to use: Quickparts. And Heidi has a video tutorial ready for you to watch right here!

4March, 2016

Factoring Out the Factory: Process is NOT a Dirty Word [Video]

If you already know how advantageous it can be to leverage workflows in your law practice but hesitate to automate, Jared is here to calm your fears. And if you don’t already know how much the right processes can help, Jared covers that too. All in 90 seconds.

17February, 2016

Refreshing: InstaDocket Automates Massachusetts Courts Updates

Lawyers appearing in court rely on case dockets to trigger action: to develop workflows for case management, to manage their general calendars and to mold (and reformat) case strategies.  With advances in technology, courts are now making documents attached to case dockets directly available online; and, that’s the case with Massachusetts, too, where courts are […]

17December, 2015

Home Alone, Too? Get Networking at those Holiday Parties [Video]

‘Tis the season for holiday parties, so Jared is ready to tell you how to make networking successful by having 2 things locked down in advance: a Plan of Action + a Call to Action. In 90 seconds, he’ll tell you how to develop both.