Law 2.0: Increase Profitability with Contract Lawyers

When an attorney from a small firm tells me he or she’s using a contract lawyer, I’m impressed. We see oodles of law firms all over the world chugging away, so we at Rocket Matter are no strangers to the operations of the small law firm. Quite the opposite, after

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Maximizing Productivity with the Emails Glutting Your Inbox

Amol Sarva from Peek gave some great insight for email-overloaded attorneys in today’s inaugural Vendor Webinar. If anyone would have some great suggestions for email usage, it would be Amol, whose award-winning Peek mobile email client has enabled small businesses to increase productivity and reduce stress through email. If ya

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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,

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Tip: Recharge Your Thinking with an Analog Vacation

I’ve heard about people “going off the grid” or taking an “analog vacation” to purge themselves of all things digital. Now that “The Shallows” made its forceful case for the unparalleled “scatterbraining” power of the Internet, look for more Facebook status updates from your friends and colleagues going AWOL online.

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Are Lawyers Getting Scatterbrained Because of Web Usage?

If you’ve noticed an increased inability to concentrate, you’re not alone. And for lawyers, where time is literally money, procrastination and lack of focus can hamper productivity and damage revenues. A growing chorus of scientific evidence confirms what you may already suspect: that massive consumption of the web, email, Twitter,

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Time Blocking Email: Increase Efficiency, Save Lives

I’ve never been more psyched to get an autoresponder. Notice that not only is this attorney blocking off his or her schedule for emails, but is doing so at strategic times: right before lunch and the final bell. This allows a head of steam to be built up in the

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