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Make Money Mondays: Take the Time to Say Thank You

March 18, 2019

Many years ago, one of the partners from my former law firm referred me a case and to thank him, I treated him to lunch – albeit six months later. As we finished up our meal, I apologized for my delay in showing my appreciation, to which the partner remarked that I was the first person…

Make Money Mondays: Back to the Future With Housecalls

February 25, 2019

As the saying goes, everything old is new again.  Look around: Vintage clothing is nearly always in fashion.  Community supported agriculture and buying produce local and direct from farms as folks did back in the day is…

A Book About Death for the Living

February 22, 2019

What stories would you share with the world if your time on earth was limited?  Tragically, that wasn’t a hypothetical question for former biglaw attorney, wife and mom Julie Yip-Williams who was diagnosed with Stage…

From Lawyer To Legal Tech: Tom Livne, CEO of Verbit, AI-driven Transcription

February 20, 2019

As regular readers of my website are aware, I’ve long been concerned about the impact of expensive court transcripts on access to justice. So I was excited to learn about Verbit, a company that has…

322 Legal Tech Tools for NonLawyers…That Lawyers Can Also Use

February 12, 2019

Last week, the American Bar Foundation released a Survey of Legal Tech for Non-Lawyers, authored by MacArthur Fellow, Professor Rebecca Sandefur. Sandefur’s exhaustive study identified 322 technology tools for non-lawyers that offer assistance with a…

Make Money Mondays: Infiltrate A CoWorking Space

February 11, 2019

As I wrote a few year’s back, there’s been a surge in co-working spaces for lawyers – a trend that my colleague Nicole Black predicts will continue. But lawyers need not limit themselves to lawyer-specific…

AI Lawyers Help Build Business for Human Lawyers

February 7, 2019

In recent months, many lawyers and firms have started to embrace artificial intelligence, recognizing that it won’t displace all lawyers but instead, free them up to do higher value bespoke work that requires creativity and…

Overwork is Overrated

February 5, 2019

Today, we’re honored to host a guest post from Dina Eisenberg, a lawyer turned Outsourcing Strategist and founder of .  Dina’s varied background includes legal practice, consulting to Fortune 500 ranked companies as well as…

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