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THE FRIDAY FIVE: BOOK REVIEW

Ditching Paper? MacSparky to the Rescue

By | Jan.17.14 | No Comments

The e-book Paperless, self-published by attorney David Sparks (aka @MacSparky), has won an Apple iBookstore “Best of 2012” award. Okay, so it’s 2014, and I’m a bit late t[...]

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New Lawyers: Tips for Honing Interpersonal Skills

By | Jun.11.13 | 1 Comment

In Thrive: A New Lawyer's Guide to Law Firm Practice, Desiree Moore guides law firm associates through the maze of firm life: the hierarchy, assignments, getting work organized an[...]

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Wise Lawyers Don’t Eat Junk

By | May.01.13 | No Comments

Stop! Put down that maple-drizzled oat-pecan scone and back away, slowly. Now think: Are those 440 empty calories worth of sugar, fat and carbs truly the best way for a lawyer to [...]

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Partnership: It’s Not Just Lawyering Anymore

By | Apr.02.13 | 2 Comments

Law firm professional development director and lawyer Marian Lee has written a wise new book with the advice so many lawyers hunger for—how to thrive in the law firm world. Build[...]

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Finding Experts and Verifying Their Credentials on the Web

By | Dec.20.12 | 4 Comments

When you’re in need of an expert to serve as a witness in your case, to consult on a special matter, or perhaps even to serve as a speaker at your bar seminar, where do you look?[...]

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LAWYERS SHOULD LEAD THE WAY

Be Younger Next Year

By | Nov.13.12 | No Comments

I wanted to be a lawyer even when I was a little kid, and I was right. I loved the practice. Absolutely loved it. Hell, I loved law school, which is weird. But after 25 years, most[...]

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