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Spotlight on the Future

Running With the Experts: Takeaways From the 2017 Futures Conference

By | Nov.03.17 | No Comments

Last week in Atlanta, the College of Law Practice Management’s (COLPM) 2017 Futures Conference, “Running With the Machines,” explored the current state of artificial intelligence in law practice — and provided a glimpse into the future. We asked College …Continue reading »


FREE GUIDE FROM ATTORNEY AT WORK

Engage! A Lawyer’s Guide to Social Media Marketing

By | Oct.19.17 | 1 Comment

Today, the question is not whether you should be on social media — it’s how long will it take you to get up to speed. For “Engage! A Lawyer’s Guide to Social Media Marketing“ we asked top …Continue reading »


2017 Futures Conference

Here Be Robots: How Will AI Change the Future of Law?

By | Aug.28.17 | 1 Comment

Given the nonstop, hyped-up headlines, you may worry about competing with a robot for your next job. Rather than fret, why not start investigating the ways artificial intelligence technology can give you an edge — …Continue reading »


Friday Tech Tips

Must-Have Technology for Better Client Service

By | Jul.28.17 | No Comments

The lack of basic technology where it’s expected can be extremely frustrating. But forcing technology on clients without a human touch can backfire, too. We asked law practice technology pros Heidi Alexander, Tom Lambotte, Sharon Nelson …Continue reading »


Tech Tips Friday

Legal Technology Spending: Biggest Money-Wasters

By | Jun.30.17 | 2 Comments

The internet is really helpful at listing common ways people waste their money. But legal technology spending is a bit trickier to control than your gym fees or cable bill. Even when it’s just you …Continue reading »


Tech Tips Friday

Office 365 Productivity Tips for Lawyers

By | Apr.28.17 | 1 Comment

How can you get the most from Microsoft Office 365’s new features? Curious about all the apps and add-ins popping up in the Office Store? For this edition of Tech Tips Friday, practice management technology …Continue reading »


TECH TIPS

Tips and Takeaways from ABA TECHSHOW 2017

By | Mar.28.17 | No Comments

Last week, we shared highlights of ABA TECHSHOW’s exposition hall, with a big list of what’s new in legal technology. Today, top practice management technology pros (including faculty and former ABA TECHSHOW chairs) share their …Continue reading »


Product Beat

What’s New in Legal Technology? ABA TECHSHOW 2017

By | Mar.24.17 | 2 Comments

ABA TECHSHOW has been the place to learn what’s new in legal technology for more than 30 years — particularly on the small firm side. Last week in Chicago, we scoped out the ABA TECHSHOW …Continue reading »


BOOK ANNOUNCEMENT

New Book Helps Lawyers Get Clients

By | Mar.07.17 | No Comments

March 2017 — Attorney at Work (www.attorneyatwork.com) announces the release of “Getting Clients: For Lawyers Starting Out or Starting Over,” a new book by legal marketing hall-of-famer Merrilyn Astin Tarlton. REVIEW COPIES AVAILABLE Review copies and interviews with Merrilyn …Continue reading »


Friday Tech Tips

Smart Law Offices and Connected Devices

By | Mar.03.17 | No Comments

It starts with a simple request to your iPhone (“Siri, add an appointment to my calendar”) or a command to your new Amazon Echo (“Alexa, add toner to my shopping cart”). Before you know it, the …Continue reading »