Lean Thinking in the Law Office

In a recent Q&A video entitled My Projects are Hopelessly Disorganized. How Can I Get Them in Shape?, we made mention to something called “Lean Manufacturing”. This way of thinking, also known as “lean” for short, is a management philosophy derived from the Toyota Production System from the mid twentieth century. Lean thinking focuses on […]

Legal Productivity Q&A Video Series

Why is it Important to Highly Define Your Audience?

This is the latest edition in our quick-and-practical Q&A style videos. Questions come from social channels, keyword analysis, and readers of this blog. A transcript accompanies each video. Why is it Important to Highly Define Your Audience? Why is it important to highly define your audience? Well you need to know who you are marketing […]

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[Webinar Slides] NSA Mass Spying and the Law

Here’s the slide deck from today’s edition of our Legal Productivity webinar series: NSA Mass Spying and the Law, by Electronic Frontier Foundation’s Cindy Cohn. Check out EFF.org for great resources, including HTTPS Everywhere, a Firefox, Chrome, and Opera extension that encrypts your communications with many major websites, making your browsing more secure. The recording […]

[Webinar] SEO is Dead: Why You Can’t Rely on Search Engine Optimization for Your Law Firm Web Marketing

Let’s face it. Google’s winning. It’s been an uphill battle for businesses trying to make a dent in the search rankings. And if you’re among the downtrodden that got slammed by some of the algorithm updates, you learned how quickly all those SEO tricks can become completely useless, if not outright harmful. When: Thursday, July […]

Legal Productivity Q&A Video Series

My Projects are Hopelessly Disorganized. How Can I Get Them in Shape?

This is the latest edition in our quick-and-practical Q&A style videos. Questions come from social channels, keyword analysis, and readers of this blog. A transcript accompanies each video. My Projects are Hopelessly Disorganized. How Can I Get Them in Shape? “My projects are hopelessly disorganized. How can I get them in shape?” Project management is […]

App of the Week: Talkboard- The Digital Collaborative Whiteboard

iPads are an extremely powerful tool for communication and collaboration. So are run-of-the-mill office whiteboards. Put them together and you get a fantastic app: Talkboard. Created by Citrix, the folks that gave us GoToMeeting, Talkboard is a digital collaborative whiteboard that makes brainstorming and collaborating with others extremely simple, whether they’re across the room or […]