SoloCorps Launches Video Testimonial Site For Small Firm Attorneys

Rocket Matter is the proud flagship sponsor of SoloCorps, an exciting new video testimonial project focusing on small and solo law firms.  Run by MyShingle icon Carolyn Elefant and the incredibly innovative Solosez and Twitter tour-de-force Lisa Solomon, SoloCorps is modeled after the StoryCorp project featured on National Public Radio. Lisa and Carolyn are currently […]

Cloud Computing for Legal Professionals: An Avvo Sponsored Webinar

What is cloud computing? What are the implications for lawyers? What tools can I use in the cloud for my law practice? These are all questions we dive deep into during this hour-long webinar recorded recently for Avvo, the online lawyer directory par excellence. Avvo also has an online video of this presentation on their […]

Starting a Law Practice using Mind Maps

One of the best ways to boost your legal productivity, aside from using dedicated legal productivity software, is to embrace mind maps. We keep revisiting mind maps in our posts because they’re one of the most powerful collaboration and brainstorming tools we use here at Rocket Matter for all aspects of our operations. Carolyn Elefant […]

Solo Law Firms + Video = SoloCorps

We’re very excited to see the announcement of SoloCorps, a video project documenting solo firm issues, from the creative solo practitioner advocate dream-team of Lisa Solomon and Carolyn Elefant! We too at Rocket Matter believe in video documenting the changing practice of law in the 21st century, so it’s exciting to see this vision shared by […]

Law Firm Web Applications: Learn Tips, Shortcuts, And How to Use Them

We software developers have been blessed with an incredible help site called Stack Overflow, written by one of the supreme nerd leaders and preeminent bloggers, the great Joel Spolsky. For the SaaSy consumer, the Stack Overflow people created Web Applications Stack Exchange, a terrific public forum for learning the ins and outs of cloud-based tools […]

Leadership For Lawyers: Admit When You’re Wrong

One of the toughest things to do in business is admit when you’re wrong. It’s also the gutsiest, and one of the most appreciated traits in a leader. And let’s face it, we’re human, so each and every one of us is fallible. If you think you’re never wrong, be aware you’re the only person […]

Happiness for Legal Professionals

Let’s face it: you don’t need to be depressed to want more happiness in life. Every stage of life has its own preoccupations, its own pressures. Whether you’re attempting to juggle kids and a job, have to take care of an older parent, or are struggling to start your career, modern life takes us for […]