Working Remotely: Have Computer, Will Travel

This series on “Working Remotely” is inspired by “Remote,” the book by the 37Signals guys, and by my own experience working remotely for many years. Working remotely isn’t limited to duplicating the office cubicle experience in your house or apartment. Take the opportunity to be creative, bold, and productive, by exploring alternative working spaces. You […]

Social Media and Blogging Advice from Lawyers and Law Firm Administrators

I attended the second annual Social Media Marketing Summit for Law Firms yesterday in New York City, hosted by Business Development Institute. Most of the excellent speakers and panelists were lawyers, law firm administrators, and in-house counsel, discussing why and how they use content – blogs and social media – to find clients and counsel. Kevin […]

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[Webinar] NSA Mass Spying and the Law

Because of the work of Edward Snowden and a growing list of journalists around the world, the US government has now admitted that the NSA has been engaged in mass surveillance of Americans along with others around the world. The government vacuums up massive amounts of communications and communications records, then uses various techniques to […]

Legal Productivity Q&A Video Series

What Company Should I Look at for Email Marketing?

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. What Company Should I Look at for Email Marketing? “What company should I look at for email marketing?” If you’re sending out emails as part of your […]

Slides From the Legal Marketing Webinar Series on Killer Landing Pages

Here’s the slide deck from today’s edition of our Legal Marketing series: Converting Website Traffic to Leads: Elements of a Killer Landing Page, by Rocket Matter’s Mike Miceli and Tim Baran. Find out how you can get prospects through the use of thoughtfully designed landing pages. Topics covered include: Headline, image, description, and forms How […]

Google Brings Message Encryption (Back) to Google Apps Mail

In our past articles about message encryption options for Gmail and Google Apps, we’ve lamented the unavailability of a built-in option for most users. Google mail messages are encrypted internally, so messages sent between Gmail or Google Apps users are secure, but messages sent to non-Google users (e.g., those using Microsoft Exchange, Yahoo Mail) are […]

Legal Productivity Q&A Video Series

What Should I Be Doing With LinkedIn?

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. What Should I Be Doing With LinkedIn? “What should I be doing with LinkedIn?” If you haven’t already, you need to fill out your LinkedIn profile. This […]