A couple of months ago I posted Visual Intelligence (Part 1). I explained that in my new job as of January 2019 at LAC Group, I spend more time thinking about how to present visually the results of our competitive intelligence and business research services. And that I have focused on visual displays since my first job after college.  To get ideas for different approaches, I turned to limited crowdsourcing. I moderated a…
You can reduce taxes and save for retirement by contributing to a tax-advantaged retirement plan. If your employer offers a 401(k) or Roth 401(k) plan, contributing to it is a taxwise way to build a nest egg. If you’re not already contributing the maximum allowed, consider increasing your contribution rate between now and year end. Because of tax-deferred compounding (tax-free in the case of Roth accounts), boosting contributions sooner rather than later can have a…
You would think that if you have an application configured to send and receive encrypted email the expectation is that the messages would be secured. According to a Threat Post report, Apple IT specialist Bob Gendler discovered the problem while he was investigating how macOS and Siri suggest contacts and information to users. Apple’s digital assistant goes ahead and stores your emails in plain text on your Mac’s drive. Apparently, Apple still knows better…
Leave a Comment Posted on November 12, 2019 Is your head spinning from all the choices in legal tech?Wondering how to choose the best solution for your team? You’re not alone. Fortunately, LawGeex is here to help sort things out! Yup, it’s time for this year’s Legal Tech Buyer’s Guide, fully updated from 2018 and showcasing more than 80 key legal-tech solutions across 12 categories. The guide has become the indispensable compendium for everything…
Tracking and acting on these metrics can make a massive difference not just to a legal team’s performance, but to the business itself. However, the uncomfortable truth is that most legal teams are a long way from building that sophisticated understanding of their data. Broadly speaking, the market divides into three. In the first group, some legal departments still think everything’s fine. They’re firm in their belief that they’re professionals, they know what they’re doing,…

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