Top 3 Productivity Features in Mac OS 10.9 Mavericks

If you haven’t already taken the plunge and upgraded your Mac to Mavericks, you’re definitely missing out on a ton of fantastic features. Mavericks was made available as a free upgrade to all Mac users back in October of last year, and we’ve highlighted some of the awesome built-in features that can save you precious […]

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Google+ for Lawyers Webinar Wrap-Up

Our webinar wrap-up posts generally include a link to the slides. Not this time. Instead, it was all video, all conversation, all the time. And, it was brilliant. Stephan Futeral and Tina Willis shared screen time discussing and demonstrating how lawyers can use Google+. A recording of the webinar will be up next week on […]

Working Remotely: Company Culture Beyond the Office Walls

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. I read an article recently that regarded remote workers as people in other countries and locations who you hire to save money – freelancers, virtual assistants, contractors, or consultants. That’s […]

Legal Productivity Q&A Video Series

My Website Traffic is Tanking – What Should I Do?

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 Website Traffic is Tanking- What Should I Do? “My web site traffic is tanking. What should I do?” This is a problem that is unfortunately very […]

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App of the Week: Calm – Chill Out, Focus, and Carry On

There’s no shortage of meditation apps out there and it’s a stressful, decidedly un-meditative experience, trying to decide on just the right one. I’ve tried a few with the best of intentions, but they go unopened on my phone for long stretches and are ultimately deleted. But, Calm is different – mainly because I hang […]

Working Remotely: Evaluating Employee Performance

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. How do you evaluate employees you don’t see or talk to every day? How do remote employees get on the radar of those responsible for evaluating their performance? The short […]