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Second Cities for Law Firms

August 14, 2017

Last year, I blogged about Second City Solos which suggested that lawyers may have more success in getting a new law practice off the ground since they’ll face less competition than they would in major metropolis cities like San Francisco and Los Angeles, NeW York City, Washington D.C., etc… But today, I came across this article…

MyShingle Announces OnLine Legal Job Fair for Solos & Smalls and Legal Tech Companies

June 6, 2017

As part of MyShingle’s recent facelift (more on that in a subsequent post), today, we announce the launch of our online job fair. Because the entire law school recruiting process and job fairs revolve around…

Make Money Mondays: Seasonal Marketing – Summer Specials

June 5, 2017

I’ve written previously about the concept of seasonal marketing  for law firms – that is, offering limited-time services that have some connection with a holiday or season. So for example, around Memorial Day or Veteran’s…

An Update on Jenkins Law Library Resources: One of The Best Kept Legal Research Secrets

June 1, 2017

Although legal analytics are all the rage in legal research tools, for many solo and small firm practitioners, these new developments don’t  yet have much relevance. For starters, many of the analytics tools are priced…

Google’s FREE Primer App Puts Many Pricey Legal Marketers To Shame.

May 29, 2017

I’m not sure how I missed it, but at the end of 2015, Google formally launched Primer , a free, sleek app that delivers bite-sized marketing lessons to help companies of all sizes build their…

Why Lawyers Must Always Be Sure To Have Clean Briefs

May 25, 2017

Earlier this week, while I was running word searches though the legislative history of a statutory provision (using Hein Online, one of the many resources available through the amazing Jenkins Law Library ), I stumbled…

Let MyShingle Salvage Your Summer With a FREE Chromebook Giveaway Sweepstakes!

May 22, 2017

In just five days, Memorial Day weekend will herald the official start of summer – though recent events may have already put a damper on your plans. For example, with a  ban on laptops in…

Six Ways To Enjoy Your Summer as A Solo

May 19, 2017

Solo and small firm lawyers are notorious for never taking vacations. Some can’t afford the cost, others believe that they can’t afford the time away from the office and some are, quite simply, workaholics.  That…