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Quick Tips to Organize Your Day and Focus

The 4-Hour Work Week is more than a monster bestseller. It’s become a religion for some. #DoLessLaw is a thing. “Work smarter, not harder” is a meme. Mindfulness at work has become a movement. What do they all have in comment? None is achieved without becoming more organized and focused at work. Here are a […]

Get Your Law Firm Fit and Focused This Year! (Infographic)

New year, new quarter, new month – anytime’s a good time to get your firm in shape. But the beginning of the year is especially meaningful as firms get into the traditional mindset of reflection and resolution. Here’s a nine-step workout to help with your vision and strategic planning to get your law firm in […]

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Top 10 Law Practice Management Goals

The end of the month, quarter, or year, is a good time to evaluate your goals and plan for the next period. Here are goals for solos, small, and mid-size firms, all of which can be managed more effectively with a cloud-based practice management system. RELATED: Lawyers, Use Improv to Reach Your Goals Bill more […]

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[Webinar Wrap-Up] The Paperless Law Office: Essential Systems, Workflows & Protocols

Here’s the slide deck from the latest episode in our Legal Productivity webinar series: The Paperless Law Office: Essential Systems, Workflows & Protocols with Andrew S. Kucera and Tim Baran. Agenda: 3 main reasons for going paperless Essential systems & tools Workflows + Protocols + Compliance – from a lawyer who took his firm paperless […]

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Top Legal Productivity Videos of 2015

We hit the 50-video milestone on Rocket Academy this year where industry leaders share practice management, marketing, technology, productivity, and wellness tips and strategies to help firms grow and better serve clients. Here are the top videos that were added in 2015. 1. Using Kanban to Become a More Agile Attorney – Improve workflows: The […]

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[Webinar] The Paperless Law Office: Essential Systems, Workflows & Protocols

Converting your firm to a paperless operation can seem like an overwhelming challenge, but it’s not as complicated as you think. You can start now! In this session you will learn about the essential systems, tools, protocols, and workflows to start and maintain a paperless office, and how to optimize your use of practice management […]

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Top 10 Legal Productivity Posts of 2015

Lawyers using Twitter and Dropbox, getting to a paperless law office, and building law firm websites were among the most widely read posts of 2015 here on the Legal Productivity blog. A special thanks to you, our community of faithful readers, and to our awesome staff and guest writers. Without further ado, here are the […]

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Law Firm Analytics Reports: Matter Budgets

Rocket Matter recently released an Advanced Analytics module with five reports to help law firms increase transparency, productivity, and profitability. We’ll explore how you can leverage each of these reports in your practice. Here’s a discussion of Matter Budgets Reports. INSIGHT: I want to assign how much billable time I will spend on a particular […]

Rocket Academy: Law Firm Marketing and Business Development

3 New Law Firm Videos on Marketing, Wellness and Leadership and Team Building

Rocket Academy provides online educational videos for lawyers, taught by industry leaders who discuss law practice management, marketing, productivity, and technology tools, tips, and strategies, to help law firms become more efficient, adapt, and grow. Here are three new videos that were added to the collection. The Relationship Between SEO and Social Media Gain a […]

Law Firm Diversity and Inclusion (Conference Notes)

Bloomberg BNA hosted a Big Law Business Diversity & Inclusion Conference in New York City on October 29, 2015. As is refreshingly typical with conferences that Bloomberg BNA hosts, the panels consisted of representatives from law firms and corporate legal departments, allowing us to hear perspectives from both sides: counsel and client. Here’s a summary […]