Make Money Monday: Use It or Lose It

August 3, 2020

A couple of months before the pandemic hit, tidy-up evangelist Marie Kondo released a new book, Joy at Work: Organizing Your Professional Life , which applies Kondo’s decluttering principles to the workplace context.  As this article describes, Kondo advises readers to decide what to keep and what to cull by asking themselves a particular  object…

Corona Virus and the Business Model

April 15, 2020

My regular readers know that I’m a sucker for a sexy business model.  Whether it’s a cool niche practice or  innovative delivery systems or a subscription service or  figuring out how to leverage thyself, any…

Make Money Monday: How Lawyers Can Make Zoom Bloom and Boom Rather Than Doom Online Marketing

April 13, 2020

By now, most lawyers are well-acquainted with Zoom,  which has quickly emerged as a lifeline for lawyers attempting to re-establish a semblance of their former IRL online.  As with any other marketing tools – whether…

Coronavirus: The Journey in the Desert That Will Transform the Legal Profession

April 8, 2020

Tonight, at sundown, the Jewish holiday of Passover begins.  Many of my Jewish friends and colleagues have opted to skip the Passover rituals this year, finding a virtual seder and all the other rigamarole too…

Become Cult Hero of Coronavirus Times in Your Community

April 1, 2020

Decades ago, I attended a lecture series at the National Institute of Health down the street from my house, where the now ubiquitous Dr. Anthony Fauci, Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious…

Solo & Small Firm Practice In A Time of Corona Virus – The PlayBack & Show Notes

March 30, 2020

Thanks to everyone who registered for Solo & Small Firm Practice in A Time of Corona Virus.  Here’s a link to the recorded video and the slide deck.  True to my word, I answered every…

Questions About Law in The Time of Coronavirus? Join Us March 27 For Answers.

March 24, 2020

For over seventeen years, MyShingle has been here for solo and small firm lawyers as a silent partner behind your practice. We’ve cheered solo and small law firms during  times of triumph  and allayed your…

Make Money Mondays: Blinders On

March 23, 2020

As law firm owners and entrepreneurs, all of us are living under a cloud of unprecedented uncertainty and financial hardship.  It’s stressful and scary and if you were to claim otherwise, I’d question your sanity.…