Daily Dispatch


Tax Time Tips

Essential Financial Management for Lawyer Entrepreneurs

By | Feb.18.15 | 1 Comment

If you are an attorney in your own firm, you have made the leap — you are an entrepreneur. You probably started your firm because you wanted that feeling of autonomy and control — you wanted to call …Continue reading »


Banish Fear, Uncertainty and Doubt

Making the Case for Love in Your Law Firm

By | Feb.17.15 | No Comments

Okay, don’t get your knickers in a knot. We’re not talking about illicit affairs steaming up the supply closet, or after-hours trysts with clients. Today, in the first of a two-part series, Christy Cassisa is talking about …Continue reading »


Play to Win

Marketing Where You Are: Build on a Passion

By | Feb.16.15 | No Comments

At a recent Marketing Partner Forum, organizers presented the results of a Thompson Reuters survey of law firm marketers. Two points in particular jumped out at me: (1) The “most-important initiative” for the law firms …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Ways to Leverage Silence

By | Feb.13.15 | 2 Comments

The modern world is a raucous symphony of noise. The squawks and pings of mobile devices are only the latest additions to a cacophony of rings, bells, announcements, conversations and other noises producing distractions, even …Continue reading »


Legal Technology

Take-Aways from LegalTech New York

By | Feb.12.15 | No Comments

Last week, we asked a handful of legal technologists to be our reporters at LegalTech New York. The scoop? Cybersecurity topped the hot topics list (made hotter still with news that another big health-care company had been breached). But …Continue reading »


Nothing but the Ruth!

Giving Up Solo Practice for Firm Life

By | Feb.11.15 | No Comments

I shocked my contacts at the beginning of the year when I announced that I joined another law firm. (I know, I never thought it would happen either.) I am now of counsel at an IP …Continue reading »


SHOULD YOU GO?

How to Know If a Conference Will Be Worth It

By | Feb.10.15 | 1 Comment

Contrary to what some social media pundits would say, conferences where people show up and interact in person have not gone away.  Not only are they around to stay, but most legal marketing pundits (including …Continue reading »


One of a Kind

Unlock Writer’s Block: Content Marketing Tips

By | Feb.09.15 | 1 Comment

One of the great story lines from the movie “Caddyshack” is Carl Spackler’s (Bill Murray) epic battle with the pesky golf course gopher. While the gopher proved to be a tougher adversary than Spackler expected, …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Sweetheart Ideas for Valentine’s Day

By | Feb.06.15 | No Comments

Valentine’s Day. You can try to ignore it, hoping to slide right through it (after all, life isn’t all candy hearts and silly love songs), or you can dive in, wholeheartedly. At Attorney at Work, we stand …Continue reading »


Practice Apps

Six Ways Your Smartphone Can Streamline Your Law Practice

By | Feb.05.15 | No Comments

The proliferation of smartphones and tablets in the workplace has dramatically changed how business is conducted, and the legal profession is no exception. Nearly everyone has a mobile device, but how many of us use these …Continue reading »