Secrets to a Happy Successful Legal Career

The Secrets to a Happy and Successful Legal Career

Last week I had the good fortune to provide three hours of wellness training to The Florida Bar at their mid-year meeting. Cultivating a more positive and tranquil outlook is something I’ve been pursuing ever since I listened to an episode of Science Friday. A happiness researcher, Daniel Nettle, got my attention with the following […]

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Productivity in Your Associates: The Value of Rainmaking and Business Development

  Rainmaking in the law requires you to project a certain savvy in a public-facing way. Whether it’s writing articles, making appearances and giving speeches, building your reputation in the community, or being strategic about lunches, dinners, galas, and other social events that will yield you the right clients, it requires talent in subtly delivering […]

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The Best of CES 2018: What Crazy Cool Tech is on the Horizon

  It’s that time of year! Thousands of people from across the globe flocked to Las Vegas last week for the largest consumer tech conference around: CES, formerly known as the Consumer Electronics Show. While the blackout at the convention center where the conference was being held was certainly newsworthy, there is so much more to […]

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How to Keep Teams Productive Across the Vast Web

  The paradigm for work teams has changed. Co-workers don’t necessarily sit in offices right next to each other. In fact, they might not even be in the same state—many teams work across the country and sometimes, the globe. This distribution of the labor forces has significant benefits but also raises new challenges. Specifically, ensuring productivity […]

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Four Easy Ways Lawyers Can Make 2018 Their Most Holistic Year Ever

  If one of your New Year’s resolutions was to live a healthier lifestyle, you’re not alone. Eating healthier and exercising typically tops the list for most people. However, it’s important that you pay attention to both your physical health and your mental health. They are equally essential, yet people tend to mostly focus on the physical—they aim to, say, lose […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 28- How to Plan a Profitable and Happy 2018

The 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast returns from its winter hiatus in full force! On this week’s episode, Larry Port recalls his most recent post in Rocket Matter’s Legal Productivity Blog and talks about how law firms can plan for an incredible 2018. From finally going paperless to eliminating waste and firing problem clients, Larry […]

6 ways artificial intelligence can help lawyers

6 Ways Artificial Intelligence Can Help Lawyers (Infographic)

There’s no doubt about it: Artificial intelligence (AI) is on the rise and is very much a part of our reality. Though lawyers may be weary of AI taking their jobs, there is much to be said for artificial intelligence as a major asset to law firms.  Still not convinced? This infographic breaks down six ways that artificial […]

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Top New Year’s Resolutions for Lawyers in 2018

  Though the New Year is already under way, it’s never too late to set goals, get inspired, and create new routines. Indulging in some retrospection and identifying what worked—and what didn’t—can help you commit to changes that will take your practice to the next level. Here are some examples of what other lawyers have resolved to […]