29August, 2018

Law Firms Should Be Paperless — Not Paper-Free [Guest Post]

Your success as a lawyer depends greatly on how efficiently you operate. Here’s how to keep paper to a minimum in your practice to maximize your productivity.
We thank the team at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.

“Going paperless” is nothing new to the legal world. Federal courts have been paperless for several years now, and many state courts […]

9August, 2018

How Fast Thinking Slows Lawyers Down

Fast thinking interferes with our progress whenever we fail to scan our thoughts and process our assumptions. And it’s particularly important in legal work to isolate assumptions. Here’s what you need to understand and slow down.
In 2012, Facebook conducted an experiment to see whether it could influence the emotions and postings of its users by […]

4August, 2018

Plan Your Path for the Right Career as a Lawyer [Workbook 5]

Here’s the planning process you need to take action and implement the steps along your path to the right career as a lawyer.
The difference between working to survive as a lawyer and working to thrive at it is a question of how effectively you’re adapting. And as a human, you can always learn to adapt […]

20July, 2018

How to Do 90 Minutes of Legal Work in 60 [Webinar]

In this edition of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Daniel Siegel will show you how to get time-saving results from technology.
If you’re looking for more minutes in the day, technology can deliver them. But you’ve probably struggled with finding time to figure out how. Watch Daniel Siegel’s 30-minute webinar and stick around for a load of […]

7June, 2018

NEW Workshop! Techniques for Practicing Law with ADHD

LCL has launched Free & Confidential Workshops, offering techniques for practicing law with ADHD.
Depending on your circumstances, ADHD can feel like a burden or a superpower. Clinical staff at Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers (LCL is the same organization behind our Mass LOMAP services) designed a 3-hour workshop specifically for law students, lawyers, and other legal professionals who face […]

17May, 2018

But You’re a Lawyer, Not a Project Manager? Learn These Skills.

Here’s how to approach your work as a lawyer as projects to be managed, apply the right skills for the job, and deliver a better finished work product.
Alex, Beth, and Chris are partners in a small law firm. They have been together for 30 years. They make all important decisions together. Recently, their office manager […]

27April, 2018

Quick Tips for Lawyers to Beat Stress, Build Happiness, and Boost Productivity [Webinar]

In this edition of Webinars for Busy Lawyers, Anne Brafford will show you where to shift your focus to feel better and work better- in 32 minutes.
How often do you experience stress without taking time to process it? Does it seem you have too much stress to even begin processing it? We often rush through […]

11April, 2018

How to Use Evernote as a Law Practice Tool

Data Overload is real for almost everyone in 2018, but lawyers have exceptionally high ethical standards on their ability to manage it. Tool Option Overload is real too, so get control now with this practical approach to Evernote.
Attorneys are bombarded from every direction, many times with competing demands from clients, colleagues, staff, and family. If […]

16February, 2018

Personal Productivity & Time Management for Lawyers [Guest Post]

Effective time management allows you to enjoy your time more. So prioritize it, and follow this advice to implement the best methods.
We thank the team at Lawyerist.com for this helpful guest post.

Your success, either as a solo or as part of a firm, depends on your ability to take on projects and complete tasks that […]

2February, 2018

Law Practice Startup: Operations Best Practices for Solo and Small Firms

To operate a sustainable law practice, you have to do more than practice law well. You have to run your practice like a business – and do that well, too. Our Best Practices for Solo and Small Law Firm Operations are outlined here, covering all the essentials from IOLTA to Paperless Intake.
Our law practice advisors […]