Mike McBride

Mike McBride has been blogging since 2001, starting with what was, in essence, a blog about technology and being a One-Man IT Department. Over the years, his career has taken some twists and turns, as well as my interests, so now you will find blog posts covering everything from Social Networking, Law firms and Litigation Support, Travel, Training and yes, he's still writing about technology! He's even branched out into Photography and Sports Talk.

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The New Normal:Better Than Normal  -For years, we have been told that administrative staff, especially legal assistants, cannot work from home. Apparently, that is not true. INSIGHT: Redesign the Legal System for More Than Just Lawyers It’s About Time! – … Continued The post What I’m Sharing (weekly) June 21, 2020 appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
There is a lot to think about in the article below, things that many companies are still trying to figure out, because the changes we’ve made over the last few months when it comes to where work gets done, are … Continued The post Linked: How The Pandemic Is Forever Changing The Employer-Employee Relationship. And Why That Matters. appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing…
You know what, I hadn’t thought about this, but it is true. How differently we view a request for a call or quick online chat than we did just a few months ago? “If you think now is a bad time to network it’s because you think networking is about events. It’s not. It’s about connection and conversation. And so, while now is a terrible time for events, it’s a great time for connection and…
Gone to a protest lately? Seen a lot of advertising about voting, or BLM, or other subjects since then? That’s no coincidence. “Jason Berlin, founder of a voter-registration group called Field Team 6, told the WSJ that such location-based tactics … Continued The post Linked: Political groups use “deeply spooky” protester location data, report finds appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
Microsoft 365 eDiscovery Practical Resources for Law Firms How Organizations Can Support the Mental Health of Black Employees The Estrin Report: How to Convince Your Firm Working Remotely is the Way to Go When Leaders Model Openness About Their Mental … Continued The post What I’m Sharing (weekly) – June 14, 2020 appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
I can get behind this, sharing without reading is a huge problem, so why not nudge people to read it before they share it? “Twitter Inc. will prompt some users to click links to other websites before retweeting them, part … Continued The post Linked: Twitter to ask some users to click link to article before retweeting appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to…
Earlier this week, I shared a TedTalk video from YouTube about stalkerware. If you clicked over and watch it on the actual YouTube page, you may have noticed a number of comments about how nervous Eva seemed giving it, or … Continued The post Public Speaking Reminder – It’s What You Teach People That Matters appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS…
So, the wrong guy got tracked down, publicly shamed, threatened and harassed, all in the name of “justice”? As for the woman who shared his home address: She deleted it and posted an apology, writing that in all of her … Continued The post Linked: What It’s Like to Get Doxed for Taking a Bike Ride appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the…
Don’t just take my word for it though, watch Eva Galperin from the EFF and what she found when she asked people if they had ever been threatened by someone with access to their devices. The response was overwhelming. My … Continued The post How Bad is the Stalkerware Problem? It’s Bad appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…
Virtual Meetings Could Be Fertile Ground For Legal Discovery Sanction Offers a Warning on Courtroom Tech Savvy Meet the Hacker Groups Snatching Law Firms’ Client Data Companies are rushing to reopen their offices. Here’s what they’re getting wrong Strengthening Diversity … Continued The post What I’m Sharing (weekly) – June 7, 2020 appeared first on Mike McBride Online. If you want to see more like this, consider subscribing to the RSS Feed.…