Managing Your Law Firm

How Technology Helps Lawyers Build a Better Law Firm

Each day, computers evolve, new software develops, and technology further ingrains itself into our society. Before 2020, the world was already technology-driven, but the pandemic accelerated that ten-fold as everyone transitioned to remote settings. Using computers, cloud-based applications, or digital software became the norm in a work-from-home setting. However, [...]

2022-05-10T14:20:36-07:00March 14, 2022|Growing Your Law Firm, Managing Your Law Firm, Technology|

Finding Work-Life Balance During the Holidays

What a crazy year we have had! This is especially true when you consider that this year’s craziness is stacked right on top of 2020’s own craziness. We are all, thankfully, working and very busy serving clients. However, we are also experiencing stress and fatigue at higher levels than ever before. Finding [...]

2021-11-16T10:01:57-08:00November 10, 2021|Managing Your Law Firm, Wellness|

Communicating with Clients

I admit that I have a bit of an old-school approach to communication with clients. But we are progressing at lightning speed on alternative forms of communication that reach well beyond the old traditional snail-mail letters meticulously written on firm letterhead. I think we should be embracing both the [...]

2021-11-16T10:04:19-08:00September 17, 2021|Managing Your Law Firm, Managing Your Legal Clients|

10 Tips to Start 2021

Towards the end of every year, we should all look at what we have accomplished professionally over the previous months, evaluate, and make a game plan for our business in the coming year.  It seems like a simple enough concept. And yet it is a process that frequently gets [...]

2021-09-17T15:13:00-07:00September 17, 2021|Growing Your Law Firm, Managing Your Law Firm|

Building Confidence in Your Virtual Client Meetings

We are all adjusting to the “new normal” of virtual client meetings… whether the format is one of the plethoras of options for video conferencing, telecommunicating, old school letters, or emails.  Honestly, we normally prefer an in-person face-to-face experience; but the times call for making the best of what is [...]

2021-09-17T12:50:43-07:00September 16, 2021|Managing Your Law Firm|

How A Legal Assistant Will Make You Money

A lot of attorneys are reluctant to hire a legal assistant. They just do not want to carry that much overhead, but hiring a legal assistant will actually make you money. A good legal assistant will cost $40,000 to $50,000 a year. So how can they make you money? [...]

2019-11-12T11:18:34-08:00March 15, 2019|Managing Your Law Firm|