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A number of things have kept me from posting since the ABA TECHSHOW, so I never had an opportunity to do a recap of the event, but one thing I did want to talk about was my new standing desk. At this year’s ABA TECHSHOW, as the exhibit hall was winding down, I had the privilege of meeting Marissa from ErgoTech, and several weeks later, I am the proud owner of an Ergotech Freedom E-desk
A number of things have kept me from posting since the ABA TECHSHOW, so I never had an opportunity to do a recap of the event, but one thing I did want to talk about was my new standing desk. At this year’s ABA TECHSHOW, as the exhibit hall was winding down, I had the privilege of meeting Marissa from ErgoTech, and several weeks later, I am the proud owner of an Ergotech Freedom E-desk
We’re just about two weeks away from ABA TECHSHOW® 2019 to be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago beginning on February 27, 2019, so it’s time to get planning for the event! This year’s ABA TECHSHOW features over 60 educational sessions in 16 different tracks, an EXPO Hall filled with vendors with all sorts of legal tech products to help you in your practice, as well as networking and social events, wellness and exercise breaks,…
We’re just about two weeks away from ABA TECHSHOW® 2019 to be held at the Hyatt Regency Chicago beginning on February 27, 2019, so it’s time to get planning for the event! This year’s ABA TECHSHOW features over 60 educational sessions in 16 different tracks, an EXPO Hall filled with vendors with all sorts of legal tech products to help you in your practice, as well as networking and social events, wellness and exercise breaks,…
LinkedIn can be a powerful networking tool, but so few people (including lawyers) take advantage of the power of LinkedIn or leverage it to build their networks and their businesses. If you’re just starting out or if you want to build your network quickly, take a look at my two-part post on LinkedIn co-written with Dennis Kennedy, Six Ways to Jumpstart Your LinkedIn Network – Part 1 and Part 2. But don’t stop there! Here…
LinkedIn can be a powerful networking tool, but so few people (including lawyers) take advantage of the power of LinkedIn or leverage it to build their networks and their businesses. If you’re just starting out or if you want to build your network quickly, take a look at my two-part post on LinkedIn co-written with Dennis Kennedy, Six Ways to Jumpstart Your LinkedIn Network – Part 1 and Part 2. But don’t stop there! Here…
This might seem like an odd post for this blog, but it really isn’t. I’m all about preventing Lawyer Meltdown, being more productive, increasing your bottom line and making the practice of law more enjoyable. Believe it or not, meditation can help you with all of those things. I wrote about meditation and mindfulness before in this post, in which I reviewed the book The Anxious Lawyer.  And lawyer health and well-being have been getting…
This might seem like an odd post for this blog, but it really isn’t. I’m all about preventing Lawyer Meltdown, being more productive, increasing your bottom line and making the practice of law more enjoyable. Believe it or not, meditation can help you with all of those things. I wrote about meditation and mindfulness before in this post, in which I reviewed the book The Anxious Lawyer.  And lawyer health and well-being have been getting…
The New York State Attorney General’s office and legal directory/lawyer rating service Avvo came to an agreement last month that Avvo will make its lawyer ratings more transparent. The agreement came after the Attorney General’s office conducted an investigation. Lawyers have long complained that the algorithms behind the ratings Avvo gives to lawyers on its site were a secret, and lawyers could only guess what to include on their Avvo profile to improve their Avvo rating. Lawyers who…
The New York State Attorney General’s office and legal directory/lawyer rating service Avvo came to an agreement last month that Avvo will make its lawyer ratings more transparent. The agreement came after the Attorney General’s office conducted an investigation. Lawyers have long complained that the algorithms behind the ratings Avvo gives to lawyers on its site were a secret, and lawyers could only guess what to include on their Avvo profile to improve their Avvo rating. Lawyers who…