little league

Lessons We Can All Learn from Little League

  Last spring, my then 11-year old son was in a pressure cooker situation. He was on the mound in the bottom of the last inning of a Little League game. The bases were loaded, the score tied with no outs, and he was behind the batter with a 3-0 count (meaning three balls and […]

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How Do You Stack Up? Takeaways from our Lean Law Firm Workshop

  Don’t you prefer it when CLEs are two-way discussions instead of one-way lectures? That’s what my The Lean Law Firm co-author, Dave Maxfield, and I provided to a group of attorneys last week in a half-day collaborative workshop in Columbia, South Carolina. We split up our curriculum into small, digestible chunks, interspersed with exercises and discussions […]

thanksgiving

Make This Thanksgiving Last the Rest of Your Life

  It’s no secret that Thanksgiving is a day to think about what you’re grateful for in your life. However, Thanksgiving is not the only day that I do this. In fact, I approach this gratitude business very seriously. I’ve woven a whole gratitude-harvesting daily mechanism into my life.  This has been going on now for about two […]

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Why I Left Facebook and Never Looked Back

  This month I celebrate seven months Facebook-free. I’m shocked by how I little I miss it.  In fact, I haven’t looked back. Turns out it was one of the most positive moves I made in all of 2018. I had been on the fence about whether to leave Facebook or not, but leaving seemed […]

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Bestselling Book at ABA TECHSHOW: The Lean Law Firm

  The book I published with my co-author, Dave Maxfield, The Lean Law Firm: Run Your Firm Like the World’s Most Efficient and Profitable Businesses, sold more copies than any ABA-published book this year or last at TECHSHOW. It turns out we may have introduced the right topic at the right time: Dan Katz mentioned […]

Rocket Matter Celebrates 10th Anniversary

Rocket Matter Commemorates 10 Years with Blowout Celebration

  This past weekend, we at Rocket Matter celebrated ten successful years with the people who got us where we are today. Our employees, investors, family, channel partners, advisors, and other professionals who are part of our universe joined us for a really fun, beautiful event in Boca Raton, where our headquarters are located. We […]

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Inviting Technology Companies to Build on Rocket Matter’s New API

  At Rocket Matter, we have completely rebuilt our application programming interface (or API for short). Partner technology companies can interact programmatically with almost every aspect of the Rocket Matter system. For companies that would like to offer cool tools and services to our clients—including thousands of the most technology-advanced and forward-thinking attorneys in the world—integrating […]