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Chelsey Lambert Chelsey Lambert is Vice President of Marketing & Communications at Smokeball, a provider of productivity software for small law firms, based in Chicago. Her mission is to help attorneys, and legal professionals understand the technology that is available to them, how to use it, and the positive impacts it can have on their business. As a former Practice Management Advisor for the Chicago Bar Association, she is an expert in small law firm processes, marketing, technology, and law practice management education. Chelsey continues to speak and write for legal organizations across the US, on technology, hiring, marketing and small law firm best practices. Follow her on Twitter at @ChelseyLambert.

Product Spotlight: Business Plan Workbook

Emotional Decision Making Is Hurting Your Law Firm and Your Life

By | Nov.17.16 | 1 Comment

[caption id="attachment_99964089" align="alignright" width="225"] Download the Business Plan Workbook.[/caption] You know how when you feel like your back is up against the wall, you sometimes make decisions you’re not 100 percent happy with? The emotional pressure of …Continue reading »


Product Spotlight

Revolutionize Your Small Law Firm with Smokeball Activity Intelligence

By | Apr.25.16 | No Comments

How do you know if you’re really busy or just doing busywork? Becoming more productive and profitable is next to impossible if you don’t understand how your team is truly spending its time and allocating …Continue reading »


Smokeball Spotlight

Getting Serious About Your Solo or Small Firm

By | Jul.22.15 | No Comments

Running a small law firm is no easy feat. Aside from the fact that law school gives you little in the way of business or technology skills, there’s also the small matter of spending the …Continue reading »


Tech Trends

Wearable Technology: Who’s Ready?

By | May.12.14 | 4 Comments

Anyone who's seen movies like "The Terminator," "Minority Report," "Ironman" and beyond has seen the marriage of technology and fashion. There’s a giant laundry list of wearable gadgets that grace the silver screen. Only now, wearable …Continue reading »


Service

Secret Shopping Your Law Firm

By | Jun.19.13 | 2 Comments

With so many balls in the air, it’s easy for lawyers to get caught up in the day-to-day minutiae of the practice. But taking an occasional step back to check your practice's pulse and really …Continue reading »