The Friday Five


The Friday Five

Five Quick Steps to Auto-Handle Email in Outlook

By | Jun.19.15 | No Comments

If you’re using one of the Ribbon versions of Microsoft Outlook, you’ve probably overlooked one feature right on the Home tab: Quick Steps. Quick Steps are like macros — they string together several actions and …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Five Stories to Get Your Name in the Press

By | Jun.12.15 | No Comments

Go rob a bank. No, wait, that’s too easy. Plus, you may run into ethical issues with the local bar association. Seriously, folks, getting what we call “earned (free) media” is a little tougher to get. …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Sneak Preview: Denney’s What’s Hot and What’s Not

By | Jun.05.15 | No Comments

Bob Denney’s big fourth-quarter report on What’s Hot and What’s Not in the Legal Profession always keeps us on top of the most important business trends. But no need to wait for year’s end to feel a little smarter about …Continue reading »


Friday 5+ Tech Tips

Declutter Your Email Inbox: Tips from the Pros

By | May.29.15 | No Comments

Merlin Mann, inventor of “inbox zero,” says his philosophy for effectively managing email isn’t necessarily about a number — it’s about getting your head out of your inbox and on to other, more fruitful things. For this month’s Friday …Continue reading »


Friday Fit Five

Five Ways to Build True Fitness into Your Day

By | May.22.15 | 1 Comment

Fitness, according to Merriam-Webster, is “the quality or state of being fit.” So what, then, is “fit”? Therein lies the key to true fitness. As Merriam-Webster explains, “fit” means “sound physically and mentally.” Here are five ways …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Not Just for Women: Kick Your Power Up a Notch

By | May.15.15 | 1 Comment

Sometimes women let circumstances and self-imposed obligations get between themselves and their big dreams, says Nancy O’Reilly, editor of the new book “Leading Women: 20 Influential Women Share Their Secrets to Leadership, Business, and Life.” She believes the key …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Was Law School Worth It? Part 2

By | May.08.15 | 1 Comment

Is the cost of law school worth the Juris Doctor? Is the initial debt worth the eventual (and increasingly unlikely) partner payday? In last week’s Friday Five (“Was Law School Worth It?“), Annie Little asked five high-profile …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

Was Law School Worth It?

By | May.01.15 | 2 Comments

There’s no shortage of advice on whether or not anyone should attend law school. In most discussions, the prominent concern is money. Is the cost of law school worth the Juris Doctor? Is the initial …Continue reading »


Friday Five+ Tech Tips

Experts Dish Up ABA TECHSHOW Tips & Take-aways

By | Apr.24.15 | 2 Comments

Not everyone could make it to ABA TECHSHOW 2015 last week. So, for this edition of Friday Five+ Tech Tips, we asked law practice technology experts who were on-site — and at the podium — to share …Continue reading »


The Friday Five

The Latest in Legal Marketing

By | Apr.17.15 | 4 Comments

It’s clear that legal marketers continue to be an ever-growing force for change at law firms of any size. With more than 1,300 attendees from around the globe, this week’s Legal Marketing Association (LMA) annual …Continue reading »