Social Media


The Friday Five

Five Ways to Sink Your Law Blog

By | Dec.05.14 | 1 Comment

Some lawyers spend hours upon hours each month working on their blogs, and yet they have no traffic to show for it. One reason is poor content. There are some common mistakes lawyers make when creating blog posts …Continue reading »


Reach Your LinkedIn Goals

By | Nov.10.14 | 2 Comments

Using LinkedIn is a lot like any other business development activity. If you don’t know what your goal is, and plan a strategy for achieving it, you won’t accomplish much. At last month’s Legal Marketing Technology Conference West, David Ackert …Continue reading »


Take Time to Stand Out on LinkedIn

By | Oct.30.14 | 1 Comment

You are probably too busy practicing law to spend a whole lot of time perfecting your presence on social media. But research shows that clients will hire you based on what they find — or don’t …Continue reading »


New Guidance for Lawyers on the Ethics of Social Media Use

By | Oct.23.14 | No Comments

Do you need advice about the ethics issues involved in social networking? Chances are your questions will be answered by the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s recent Formal Opinion 2014-300. The 18-page opinion addresses issues that are …Continue reading »


Hiring

Using Social Media as a Screening Tool for New Hires

By | Oct.16.14 | No Comments

Recruiting and hiring a new employee is never easy. Last time I talked about different ways you can use social media to find better job candidates. For some, though, the most difficult part comes when …Continue reading »


Hiring

Using Social Media to Find Better Job Candidates

By | Sep.15.14 | 3 Comments

Whether you consider yourself “social media-savvy” or not, your prospective employees likely are. The days of placing want ads in the local paper are long gone. Certainly, you can post job listings on standbys like Monster.com, …Continue reading »