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One of a Kind

Substance and Form: The Elements of a Lawyer Brand

By | Aug.21.14 | 1 Comment

Branding. It's one of the most overworked and overanalyzed topics in the marketplace of ideas. Paradoxically, or perhaps consequently, it's also one of the most misunderstood. This[...]

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Five Ways Mindfulness Can Benefit Lawyers

By | Aug.20.14 | 2 Comments

Mindfulness means to be in the present and to accept each moment without preference or judgment. It’s an ancient practice that comes from Buddhism. It's not a religious practice.[...]

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On Balance

Attorney Misconduct — Time to Tattle?

By | Aug.19.14 | No Comments

Reporting another lawyer’s misconduct can bring on a mix of emotions. If the other lawyer is your adversary and you’ve been battling in the gutter, a bar complaint may be exac[...]

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Nothing But the Ruth

How to Suck at Networking

By | Aug.18.14 | 2 Comments

If you’re a law firm owner or partner, you know the drill — when you’re not working in your business, you should be working on your business. For most of us, that includes a [...]

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The Friday Five

Five Lessons from Hackcess to Justice

By | Aug.15.14 | 1 Comment

At "Hackcess to Justice" last week in Boston, lawyers and developers spent two days hacking away at a "technological-enabled solution" to improve access to justice. Sponsored by [...]

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Power User

Stylin’ It in Microsoft Word

By | Aug.14.14 | 1 Comment

Do you ever wish you could just open your closet in the morning and pull out an entire coordinated outfit? Imagine deciding to dress "business casual," and reaching in to retriev[...]

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