Top 10 Legal Writing Blogs

As content continues to explode across the web, writing sites have sprung up to help writers write well. Offerings range from grammar tips to humorous ancedotes. Many are useful, while others join the scrap heap of no-longer-updated (or read) sites. While fine sites for writers abound – like Grammar Girl, Copyblogger, and Daily Writing Tips […]

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20 Essential Keyboard Shortcuts for Evernote Power Users

The latest in our Keyboard Shortcuts series. Keyboard shortcuts let you access frequently used features with a keystroke, and with your fingers never leaving the keyboard to use the mouse on your computer, saving time and increasing productivity. Many applications have scores or hundreds of shortcuts, but who can remember them all? Instead of an […]


Top 10 Blogging Tools to Manage and Grow Your Blog

Lawyers, legal professionals, anyone with a product, service, or message to sell or share can agree that blogging is important. It’s a home base for your online activities: a place create helpful, original content, point your social networks, and in the process, build your brand. But it takes time and effort. And consistency. Here are […]


Top 10 Legal TED Talks

TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading and provides a clearinghouse of videos that offers free knowledge and inspiration from the world’s most inspired thinkers. Although it started out as a conference that brought together technology, entertainment, and design, a few thoughtful law-related presentations made their way into the world-class library of what […]


Top 10 Legal Productivity Posts of 2012

iPads, Evernote, Treadmill Desks, Checklists, and M&Ms — yes, the candy: 2012 was another banner year for the Legal Productivity Blog. Thank YOU for coming back to read our posts, for sharing it on the social networks, and for your comments, suggestions, and engagement. Here are our top posts for the year: 1. 9 IPad […]


Top 10 Most Popular Legal Productivity Apps of 2012

It’s that time of year again, time to choose the 10 most popular mobile apps from our Legal Productivity Blog’s App of the Week series. Here they are: the top 10 most popular apps of 2012 based on number of page views. 1. Card Munch – Turn your business cards into contacts. This is a great free […]

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20 Gifts Under $20 For Legal Productivity Geeks (2012)

It’s that time of year again, and we have a bunch of awesome, affordable gift ideas for fun-loving, productivity geeks. We’ve spent a lot of time (and fun) curating this list. Remember: taking time out to play and have fun boosts focus, creativity, and productivity. Hope you find something useful and fun for you and […]

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12-Point Blog Post Checklist

It’s time to write a blog post and you’ve opened your Evernote blog post ideas notebook as you settle in to compose the first draft. From that moment to publishing the post and spreading the word, you need to remember a few important steps to take. Here’s a checklist to follow every time you write […]

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How Lawyers Can Use Mindfulness to Reduce Stress

“Mindfulness,” or paying attention in the present moment with an open mind, reduces our inclination to dwell on the past, and worry about the future. Mindfulness also increases focus and concentration, and, because it is investigative, it’s a good fit for attorneys. While people sometimes confuse mindfulness and relaxation, the practice of mindfulness increases concentration […]