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Pocket Notebooks: The Productivity App You Need

By | Feb.15.18 | No Comments

David Allen’s Getting Things Done productivity method has been wildly popular since its debut in 2001. “Capture” is one of the most important steps in the GTD process, and nothing captures ideas faster than pocket …Continue reading »

Making Time for Marketing

Taking Control: Time Management Tips for Busy Lawyers

By | Feb.05.18 | No Comments

You have at least three phone numbers (home, office, and cell), at least two email addresses (work and personal), and at least two social media accounts (Facebook and LinkedIn). You can be texted, tweeted, emailed, …Continue reading »


Video: Finding and Modifying Any Style in Microsoft Word

By | Jan.24.18 | No Comments

Every single piece of text you touch in Microsoft Word is associated with a Style. But how do you figure out which Style you need to modify? Use the Reveal Formatting pane. Learning how to first …Continue reading »

Friday Tech Tips

What’s an Active Workstation?

By | Jan.12.18 | 2 Comments

Remember the clickbait headline “Sitting Is the New Smoking”? One of the latest iterations of the perennial office ergonomics conversation, it helped give rise to the notion of an “active workstation.” I wish the headline …Continue reading »

Microsoft Word Quick Tips

Video: Assigning Shortcut Keys to Symbols in Microsoft Word

By | Dec.18.17 | No Comments

Inserting symbols like paragraph (∂), section (ß) or degree (∞) doesn’t have to involve digging through the Insert Symbols dialog box every time. Instead, make a shortcut key so you can insert the symbol without …Continue reading »

LawPay Product Spotlight

LawPay Has the Tools You Need to Run Your Business

By | Nov.16.17 | No Comments

We know you’re not just practicing law—you’re running a business. Along with providing proven online payment technology that correctly separates earned and unearned fees and protects your IOLTA account, LawPay also gives you the business insights you …Continue reading »

Microsoft Word QUICK TIPS

Video: The Fastest Way to PDF a Word Document

By | Aug.30.17 | 9 Comments

Converting a Word document to PDF is an essential Word skill, especially if you’re dealing with courts that require e-filing. Make that frequent task a one-click operation by adding Publish as PDF to your Quick …Continue reading »

Time Management

Regaining Command of Email

By | Aug.14.17 | No Comments

Email is the global de facto communication standard. Business use of email continues to grow. Email is also a hybrid form of communication — a written form used conversationally. This hybrid nature, coupled with habits …Continue reading »

The Friday Five

Top Five Ways Lawyers Use Dictation Technology

By | Aug.04.17 | 1 Comment

For many young lawyers, dictation evokes images of dusty credenzas covered with tape recorders and microphones. But while today’s lawyers tend to be more tech-savvy than past generations, they still use their voices to accomplish …Continue reading »