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What Kind of Lawyer Are You Actually?

Jan 8, 2013 By: Alexa Sherr Hartley

Is the kind of lawyer that you are practicing as currently the same kind of lawyer that you are actually?

Cyber Security Tips for Small Law Firms

Jan 7, 2013 By: Kerry Hennessey

Cyber security is an important topic to address, not only for your personal files and accounts, but also for your clients. As

Independent Thinking: Unifying Your Brand to Increase Client Referrals

Dec 31, 2012 By: Connie Hall

Unifying Your Brand To Increase Client Acquisition Small firm and solo attorneys, like other business owners, have a myriad of things to

Social Marketing for Law Firms: Why You Shouldn’t Ignore Blog Comments

Dec 27, 2012 By: Heather Zehring

As a solo practitioner or member of a small law firm, you probably know that using a blog to spread the word

Independent Thinking: Streamlining your Law Firm

Dec 18, 2012 By: Jared Correia

It’s been a fact of life from the earliest inventions of mankind that the use of effective tools for appropriate jobs increases

Choosing a Hosted Cloud: Data Security for Small Law Firms

Dec 17, 2012 By: Brad Fromm

As migration to cloud computing continues to accelerate, many law firms are left wondering if they should make the move with their

Announcing Our More Than Research Sweepstakes Winner!

Dec 14, 2012 By: Amy Hammer

As we mentioned  in our previous blog post  from September, small law firms would have the chance to enter our More than Research

Independent Thinking: Best Practices for a Different Practice Area

Dec 11, 2012 By: Max Zawojski

Bankruptcy Considerations for Non-Bankruptcy Attorneys Whether it is collecting fees from a former client, dealing with a defendant who threatens file bankruptcy,

Mobile, Cloud, Online: All Trending in ABA Survey

Dec 9, 2012 By: Karl Florida

Every year the American Bar Association (ABA) publishes its Legal Technology Survey, and I like to compare it year-over-year.  The survey can

All rise: How standing more often could add years to your life

Nov 30, 2012 By: Kellie Pantekoek

Have you ever seen the episode of The Office where Michael Scott is trying to prove that an office job is just