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Nothing But The Ruth!

Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Taking a Break From Lawyer Life

Ruth Carter asks, "What do you do to get away from the pressure and expectations of lawyer life?"

Ruth Carter - November 14, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

When Are You Too Sick to Lawyer?

Lawyers are notorious for working long hours — coming to the office even when they're sick. Ruth Carter gets Dr. Terry Simpson's advice on staying healthy during cold and flu season.

Ruth Carter - October 23, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Give the People What They Want: Attorney Bios

Your bio is your calling card, but lawyers frequently miss the mark on what to include.

Ruth Carter - September 10, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

LinkedIn Is NOT a Dating Site (And Other Ways to Harm Your Reputation)

LinkedIn can be a big asset to your career, says Ruth Carter, but a nightmare when you get a slew of unsolicited messages. How do you respond?

Ruth Carter - August 21, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Take Advantage of the Summer Slowdown to Work on Your Business

Many lawyers have a natural slowdown in business during the summer. Here are ways you can take advantage of it to invest in your business.

Ruth Carter - July 9, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Be a More Effective Speaker

Want your talks to be well-received? Be yourself, field as many questions as you can — and have fun.

Ruth Carter - June 12, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Get More Referrals From Your LinkedIn Profile

Other lawyers are searching LinkedIn when they want to find a lawyer to refer. Here's what they're looking for.

Ruth Carter - May 20, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Stay Curious: Wise Words from a ‘Wise Guy’

Ruth Carter shares a few favorite lessons from Guy Kawasaki's new book.

Ruth Carter - April 10, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Jerk Behavior: Don’t Write About Your Clients Online

Our job is to serve our clients, not to use them to bolster our image.

Ruth Carter - March 14, 2019
Nothing But the Ruth by Ruth Carter

Blogging About Boring or Complex Legal Topics

If a topic is important, there’s a way to make it engaging and palatable for your audience.

Ruth Carter - February 18, 2019