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Expertise Marketing: The Value of Credentials

By | Sep.24.15 | 1 Comment

Recently, I was talking with a lawyer who had been referred a very nice piece of business right in her practice sweet spot. She said to me, “I don’t even know how they heard of …Continue reading »

Your Law Firm Website

A Definitive Guide to Website Hosting

By | Sep.23.15 | No Comments

Website hosting basics are important to anyone with a website. Sure, the topic is about as thrilling as discussing dental hygiene, and the details may seem confusing when you start talking with your website designer …Continue reading »


Enterprising Lawyer Daniel Lewis

By | Sep.22.15 | 1 Comment

It’s unavoidably true: The business of practicing law is changing. And what it means to do a lawyer’s work is changing right along with it. From time to time at Attorney at Work, we tip …Continue reading »

Public Relations

Acing the Interview: How to Behave With the News Media

By | Sep.21.15 | No Comments

What’s the secret to being a great interview? Typically, of course, you have to deliver a real, relevant story “of high consumer interest” to get the news media to pay any attention to you at …Continue reading »

The Friday Five

Best Collaboration Tool? It All Depends

By | Sep.18.15 | 1 Comment

There are so many ways to collaborate now, with a plethora of helpful technology tools to choose from, based on your needs or wants. However, I default to email and phone calls if I don’t …Continue reading »

On Balance

Who Needs to Know I Got Sanctioned?

By | Sep.17.15 | No Comments

Suffering through a disciplinary proceeding is bad enough, but when it’s done and the sanction has been issued, the experience isn’t over. You must report the sanction anywhere else you are admitted to practice. Who Must …Continue reading »

Client Relations

Put Something Paperless in the Holiday Post

By | Sep.16.15 | No Comments

As the holidays approach, a smart lawyer begins to ponder greeting cards for clients and contacts. This year, an electronic greeting may be your best bet to impress without spending a bundle. Don’t worry, it’s no …Continue reading »

Getting Ahead

How Does a Lawyer Find a Sponsor? 

By | Sep.15.15 | 1 Comment

Every lawyer can use a hand up, especially when it comes to navigating the unwritten rules of making partner or stepping into a leadership role. Sponsorship by someone with more seniority can make a difference in …Continue reading »

Nothing But the Ruth!

Starting the Day on a Happy Foot

By | Sep.14.15 | No Comments

Earlier this year, I listened to an episode of the podcast “Invisible Office Hours,” where the hosts, entrepreneurs Paul Jarvis and Jason Zook, shared their morning routines. They don’t begin their days by checking email and …Continue reading »

The Friday Fit Five

Five Healthy Ways to Relax

By | Sep.11.15 | No Comments

“Relax: re·lax (rəˈlaks/) v. make or become less tense or anxious.” Being tense and anxious can make you worried, uneasy, irritable, exhausted and even susceptible to illness, including diabetes, heart disease, obesity, gastrointestinal ailments and depression. …Continue reading »