Grow Your Law Practice with LinkedIn

When properly leveraged, LinkedIn can be a powerful tool in your business development and personal marketing arsenal. It’s a great place to “find” and “get found” by prospective clients, colleagues, influencers and industry leaders. Once the “finding” has occurred, a fully-optimized LinkedIn profile tells the story of your professional background in a way that is […]

Easy Techniques for Populating Your Kingdom of Content

The inconvenient truth about blogging is that posting fewer than three times a week will consign you to the “hobbyist” category as far as search engines are concerned. And despite what legal blogging mavens might lead you to believe, regardless of how finely crafted and niche-specific your content is, without frequent posts your blog is […]

Three Low-Cost Ways to Grow Your Law Practice with Marc Garfinkle

If you’re like a lot of firms these days, you’re probably looking for ways to grow your revenue – and on the cheap. If you’ve never heard Marc speak before – it’s a treat! He’s engaging, hilarious, and full of great information. In this hour-long session, you’ll learn useful and time-tested tips from Marc, who […]

Facebook Tip: How to Stop Receiving Emails from Comment Threads

Let’s face it: Facebook is almost must-have at this point, but like any ubiquitous service, there’s plenty to gripe about. Topping the list is the onslaught of notifications that can flood your phone and inbox. Comment threads in particular can spiral out of control. Here’s how to keep Facebook from turning into a comment-response firehose:

Is a Blog Just Graffiti With Punctuation?

“A blog is not writing. It’s graffiti with punctuation” With those words in the movie Contagion, Dr. Sussmann (Elliott Gould) dismissed Alan Krumwiede (Jude Law), a blogger who was attempting to shed light on a shadowy government policy. With 12 millions unique visitors, Krumwiede’s blog carried some weight, but was viewed by Sussman as a […]

Privacy Settings? Focus On Your Online Discourse

Yesterday, I came across a spot-on post by Fastcase, Online Privacy Takes Another Hit which was based on the Slate article, The Leaky Nature of Online Privacy . The Slate piece suggests that we consider being more open so that we become more trustworthy. Trustworthy? To whom? I suggest instead, that we pay more attention […]

Webinar Recording: Reinventing Your Law Practice In The Recovery with Ari Kaplan

Last month our webinar listeners were entertained and enlighted with guest Ari Kaplan, Esq., author of the newly released Reinventing Professional Services – Building Your Business in the Digital Marketplace. Ari led a great, thought provoking discussion called Reinventing Your Law Practice In The Recovery that’s worth checking out. If you missed it, we recorded the […]

The New Legal Productivity LinkedIn Group

Announcing a great new community for small and solo law practitioners. Join us! You’re familiar with our Legal Productivity blog, brought to you by the gang at Rocket Matter. We cover a range of topics from cloud computing and mobile to social media, and of course, productivity – issues that affect today’s lawyers, particularly solo […]