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Ask the Experts

What You Need to Know About Client Feedback Programs

By | Sep.01.15 | 1 Comment

Question: We’d like to start a client feedback program. What do we need to consider when implementing this type of program? Jim Jarrell: I think it’s safe to say that every firm needs some form of a …Continue reading »


Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Tech Tips for Teams: Smart Collaboration Tools

By | Aug.28.15 | No Comments

In Friday Five+ Tech Tips, we invite law practice management and technology experts to share their favorite tips and tricks for tackling everyday quandaries that can prevent you from keeping your practice humming along smoothly. In the …Continue reading »


INTERVIEW

Victoria Aguilar, Enterprising Lawyer

By | Aug.11.15 | No Comments

Who are these “enterprising lawyers”? Actually, they are easy to spot. Look for the more engaged and happier lawyers in the crowd. Deeply invested in the power of the work they do, they have ample …Continue reading »



Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Overwhelmed? Time Management Tips

By | Jul.31.15 | No Comments

What steps can you take to better manage your time so you’re truly more productive and less overwhelmed? For this month’s Friday 5+ Tech Tips, we asked the practice management experts for their best time management tip: a teensy tweak or trick …Continue reading »


SUMMER HOW-TO SERIES

Practice Management Tips: Easy as 1-2-3

By | Jul.16.15 | No Comments

Okay, we’re a bit obsessed with numbers at Attorney at Work. (You have seen “The Friday 5,” right?) As of July 1, we figure our expert contributors have written more than 1,150 original posts since our 2011 launch. That’s “one really good idea …Continue reading »


A LAWYER'S LIFE

How Do You Define Success?

By | Jul.08.15 | No Comments

Yesterday, Curmudgeon Otto Sorts reflected on his personal definition of success, admitting it may be a bit outdated. So what might an updated definition entail, as more lawyers shed the traditional trappings of “a lawyer’s …Continue reading »


Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Apps That Saved My … Vacation

By | Jun.26.15 | No Comments

With summer finally in full swing, we asked our legal technology dream team, “Which apps have saved your … vacation?” They’re telling their best tips for making travel less stressful, whether for work or play, so you …Continue reading »


Ask the Experts

Three Questions for the Legal Marketing Experts

By | Jun.10.15 | 1 Comment

Question: I’d like to do some advertising for my practice. Aside from the traditional routes like print ads and directories, what opportunities are out there? Tina Emerson: Advertising comes in many forms, and the print ad is the first that …Continue reading »


Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Declutter Your Email Inbox: Tips from the Pros

By | May.29.15 | No Comments

Merlin Mann, inventor of “inbox zero,” says his philosophy for effectively managing email isn’t necessarily about a number — it’s about getting your head out of your inbox and on to other, more fruitful things. For this month’s Friday …Continue reading »