Understanding CIA Hacking and What it Means for You

Earlier this week Wikileaks released “Vault 7”, a massive trove of information about CIA hacking activities, raising fears about Big Brother surveillance programs and sending computer security experts in search of antacid medication. Here are the most important takeaways: One: The CIA Did Not Break Encryption. Encryption algorithms are highly mathematical complexities involving very large […]

Connecting in the Digital Age

[Webinar Wrap Up] Connecting in the Digital Age

In case you missed it (or if you want to see it again!), here are the slides and video from our recent webinar— Connecting in the Digital Age. In this webinar, Corey Saban of THELAW.TV explains the importance of connecting with possible clients online and how using videos for marketing can help you reach more prospects […]

The Paperless Law Office, Second Edition

New E-Book: The Paperless Law Office, Second Edition

It’s no secret that just about everything is paperless these days. Many retail stores email receipts instead of printing them. You can pay most of your bills online. Even some waiters are starting to taking orders with iPads instead of on paper. So it stands to reason that you’d want to make your law firm […]

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International Women's Day 2017: Five Female Lawyers Who are Making a Big Difference

Today is International Women’s Day, a day we not only celebrate the many achievements of women but also focus on taking action to increase gender equality. This year’s theme is #BeBoldForChange and people around the globe are honoring the day and trying to make a positive change for women in various ways. For instance, according to an article in Time, women from […]

Why Running a 5K at ABA TECHSHOW Might Change Your Life

The ABA TECHSHOW is right around the corner, and this year there’s some good news for fitness buffs: On March 17th, Rocket Matter and Ruby Receptionists are co-hosting the first-ever ABA TECHSHOW 5K.  We’re meeting in the lobby of the Chicago Hilton at 7 a.m. You can walk or run past Grant Park, Soldier Field, and the Shedd […]

The Best Way to End an Email: How to Actually Get a Response

Sure, we live in an age where email is a prime form of communication. Of course, when it comes to work, we couldn’t live without it. However, it can be incredibly frustrating when you’re waiting for someone to respond and, well, they just don’t. As a journalist, I’m always on deadline and often just can’t wait days for […]

The Remarkable Power of LinkedIn for Hiring Legal Professionals

If you haven’t tried LinkedIn to bring on a critical hire for your firm, you’re missing out.  Recruiting without this powerful professional social channel is like playing tennis with the racket in your mouth:  You’re making things way too hard, and you’re going to end up with a headache. LinkedIn is an overwhelmingly productive recruiting […]

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From the Oscars to Your Law Firm's Marketing: A Lesson in Design

Even if you didn’t watch the 89th Academy Awards show this past Sunday night, you’ve no doubt seen and/or heard about the “Best Picture Fiasco.” You know, the one where Warren Beatty looked like a deer in headlights while Faye Dunaway enthusiastically called out the wrong movie? Yeah that. Based on what we know of the […]

connecting in the digital age

[Free Webinar] Connecting in the Digital Age

In this day and age, it’s vital that you connect with potential clients online. Having the right content on your website can drive traffic to your firm and help you capture new leads. So what kind of content? When it comes to SEO, Google favors concise short-form web videos. In other words, using online videos […]