Today we start a new series, our Legal Productivity App of the week for all your mobile lovers out there! Want to start accepting credit cards for your clients but don’t know how to get started? Try Square. It’s insanely hot, and inspired this whole new series! Square includes a free card-reader that plugs into […]
Summer is officially here, no doubt about it, with 90 degree temperatures in the Northeast. And let’s face it, wearing business attire in the warm months can be not only stifling, it can be confusing to know your fashion do’s and don’ts.
Last month the Centers for Disease Control issued a tongue-in-cheek blog post: Preparedness 101: Zombie Apocalypse. The idea is to talk about emergency preparedness, using the rise of the undead as an example crisis. As hurricane season officially kicks into high gear in the United States, and with devastating floods, tornadoes, and earthquakes plaguing much […]
In this fast-paced 60 minute presentation, attendees got advice on how to run a more efficient practice, enjoy a better work-life balance, and simply enjoy their smartphones.
It’s Friday and the productivity theme of our blog notwithstanding (he writes, lawyerly), it’s the official day dedicated to non-productive use of the interwebs. When I was in law school we didn’t have laptops, let alone YouTube. However, the absence of YouTube most assuredly gave me the advantage of simply not being able to record […]
“The best things in life are free. But you can keep ’em for the birds and bees.” So sang Barret Strong, originally, and dozens of other cover artists, including The Beatles. But as it turns out, there’s a lot of free stuff these days that had Mr. Strong known about, may have changed his lyrics. […]
Over the weekend a colleague finally caved in to iPhone mania and replaced his Blackberry with a 3G model for the lovely little sum of $49.00. Within a few hours, he dropped it to the ground, shattering the screen. My colleague, who shall remain anonymous, returned to the AT&T store who sold him the device. […]
It’s that time of year again…winter becomes spring, buds begin to pop out on trees, birds start mating, and legal technology people and lawyers head to Chicago for ABA Techshow. I will be too – you can see me prepping by getting my haircut here: 2011 marks the 25th anniversary of this seminal legal tech […]
If you watched the original Hangover, two things probably happened: 1) you probably busted a gut laughing and 2) some of the imagery in the photo montage at the end probably took you by complete surprise, completely pushing the envelope of anything you’ve seen. That’s why I’m blown away by the little marketing stunt going […]
For many of us, understanding how to use a blog to drive business on the web is clear. Using Twitter, well, that probably took a little more time. But Facebook? In this series, How To Use Facebook For Law Firms, we explore how your law firm can benefit from Overlord Zuckerberg’s monstrous creation. In Part […]