keep teams productive

How to Keep Teams Productive Across the Vast Web

  The paradigm for work teams has changed. Co-workers don’t necessarily sit in offices right next to each other. In fact, they might not even be in the same state—many teams work across the country and sometimes, the globe. This distribution of the labor forces has significant benefits but also raises new challenges. Specifically, ensuring productivity […]

the law firm's guide to planning an incredible 2018

The Law Firm’s Guide to Planning An Incredible 2018

  2017 is in the bag, folks! Let’s pat ourselves on the back for a job well done. Round of applause and pop the champagne. It’s time get ready for a brand-spanking-new 2018. We at Rocket Matter are big planners, and here’s how we suggest you achieve greatness in the new year. 1. Have an […]

6 Tips to Help Lawyers Plan for the Holidays

6 Tips to Help Lawyers Plan for the Holidays (Infographic)

Everyone needs some extended R&R during the holidays, especially lawyers. The holidays are a great time to recharge and reconnect with friends and family, but it’s best to prepare your firm and your clients for your extended absence. Follow these six tips and you’ll be sure to have a stress-free holiday, even after you return […]

setting your associates up for success

Setting Your Associates Up for Success: How to Avoid the Pitfalls

  Picture this: You have a great, seemingly hardworking associate. However, at every review, he or she seems to be falling short on their billable hours target. The person is coming in early, working late, and even putting in time on weekends, but still can’t seem to bill enough to keep on staff.  If this is happening at your […]

Rocket Matter- 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast

Ep 24: Jeff Shavitz and the Ultimate Business Mindset

On this week’s episode of the 10 Minute Law Firm Podcast, Larry Port interviews Jeff Shavitz, the CEO and founder of LexCharge legal payment processing. Jeff talks about how he became an entrepreneur and divulges his unique mindset for taking your business to the next level. Jeff also talks about his involvement with YPO (Young […]

productivity in associates

Productivity in Associates: Setting Your Team Up for Success

  Solo attorneys often come to the point in their practice when they ask themselves: Should I hire an associate? If you’ve never hired one, you’re missing out on opportunities to grow your firm. However, it’s critical that you ensure you get the most out of the associates you hire. Here’s how: Determine what you really need. Before you start […]

9 Steps to Better Billing

9 Steps to a Functioning and Successful Billing System

Establishing better billing practices is the key to growth and profitability. Check out the wrap-up from our recent billing webinar if you don’t believe us! We’ve also come up with helpful infographic to help you learn how to bill better for your firm. Follow the nine steps of a functioning and successful billing system below, […]

Keeping Your Team Productive Through Worst-Case Scenarios

  Sometimes disaster hits members of your team or your office. How you and your team handle it can make a huge difference—you can either add chaos to an already chaotic situation or maintain calm when things go wrong. Regardless of what type of disaster your firm is facing, there are things you can do to keep everyone […]

How to Standardize Operations so Your Firm is Prepared for Anything

Law firms around the country have had to deal with many unexpected disruptions over the past few months: Fires in California, hurricanes in Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico, and other states, and various other catastrophic events that have thrown people and their businesses into disarray. When disaster strikes, the logistics of getting work done becomes more complicated. Every system gets stressed and […]

Anatomy of a Perfect Business Email

Anatomy of a Perfect Business Email (Infographic)

Good business communication usually falls by the wayside when it comes to composing email messages. In addition to being grammatically correct, there are essential components to an effective business email that will ensure your recipient reads, understands, and follows through with your message.  We’ve laid out the anatomy of a perfect business email for you […]