This week, Larry Port is joined by Catherine Sanders Reach, the Director of Law Practice Management & Technology at the Chicago Bar Association. Catherine discusses best practices on choosing passwords, password management programs, and multi-factor authentication.
The Importance of Delegating: Personal Assistant Hacks for Attorneys
Being a mother to four children while starting my law firm, launching a blog, and staying politically involved in my community requires time management. However, sometimes time runs out and the just tasks keep piling up. This is where “personal assistants” come into play.
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port Talks Online Payments in the Latest Lawyerist Podcast
Rocket Matter CEO Larry Port had the pleasure of being interviewed for the latest episode of the Lawyerist Podcast. Take a listen as Larry talk with hosts Sam Glover and Aaron Street about the in’s and out’s of online payments and how beneficial they can be to your law firm’s bottom line. Jump straight […]
Internal Communications Trends in 2018: Keeping your Firm Engaged and Productive
Looking for new ways to increase workplace productivity and efficiency as well as employee satisfaction? Well, an effective internal communications strategy puts everyone on the same page, working towards the same goal. The result? Less confusion and a more cohesive, efficient workforce.
Ep 30: Speak Your Time Entries to Alexa with Tali
On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry Port interviews Matt Volm, the CEO and co-founder of Tali. Tali—Rocket Matter’s newest integration partner—makes it possible for you to speak your time entries into Amazon Alexa and, coming soon, Google Home-powered devices. You can then have them sync directly to your legal practice management […]
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 […]
When you work at a tech company like I do, there are certain unspoken rules: 1. You must have a deep appreciation for Middle Earth. 2. You must totally get why the Star Wars franchise has grossed more than $7.5 billion dollars worldwide at the box office. 3. And you must watch Game of […]
I just led two of the most productive and rewarding strategy sessions that my company’s had in its 10-year history. And they weren’t in our corporate office, a rented conference room, or even in our state. Rather, we got out—way out—into the mountains of western Massachusetts. Last week our management team flew up to the […]
In this episode, Katie Floyd of the Mac Power Users Podcast returns to dish on the apps and hardware that she uses in her paperless law practice. Katie and Larry discuss everything from wireless document scanning and electronic invoicing to productivity and inbox management. Katie also talks about the benefits of using a phone service like […]
Maybe pigs can fly: Windows is actually cool again. For the first time in 12 years, I purchased a PC for my own personal use. Adios Mac. I now tote around a burgundy Surface Laptop from Microsoft, and so far, I miss nothing. Well, almost nothing. I had discussed my desire to purchase a burgundy […]
As you know, we’ve made a lot of great changes to Legal Productivity this year. We now cover all the topics critical to lawyers, including the latest technology trends, marketing, work/life balance, practice management, boosting revenue, running an efficient firm, and cybersecurity. This year, we also launched our Freedom Fighter series to honor attorneys really stepping up to the plate and […]
It’s no secret we love animals here at Rocket Matter. Collectively, we have given many dogs, cats, bunnies, a turtle, a bird, and even a boa constrictor a home. However, we know not all animals are so lucky. Millions of loving creatures are living in shelters, often lacking attention, love, and care. That’s why we want […]
Lawyers seems to really love podcasts. In fact, one of our most popular blog posts of all time was on the Top Ten Legal Podcasts. So we thought we’d ask a bunch of lawyers what their favorite podcasts are—and we received so many responses that we decided to share the results in several posts. Here what’s […]
Need some great app recommendations? In this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry speaks with Katie Floyd, co-host of the Mac Power Users podcast. Katie dishes on some must-have computer and mobile apps for solos and small firms, ranging from cloud storage to password management. Katie also discusses her involvement with […]
It’s no secret than online security is a hot topic. In the past two months alone, major parts of the global economy were crippled by the WannaCry and Petya ransomware attacks. Even global Biglaw firms were compromised. We actually hosted a webinar on the topic this past Wednesday (click here to see the wrap-up). Besides […]