5 Tips For Getting Back To Work After A Vacation

The vision of returning to the office after vacation and the reality usually have very little in common. While many of us expect to sit down at our desks after time away filled with boundless energy and restored creativity that will fuel new projects, what usually ends up happening is that we spend several scattered […]

21 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Before You Go

7 Tips To Reduce Financial Stress In Your Life

Few of us like to talk about money. It’s a subject that’s often considered impolite to discuss, even among close friends and family. It turns out that this buttoned-up approach to our finances isn’t doing us any favors. Americans are stressing about money, and that financial pressure is affecting our health and relationships in ways […]

How Best to Entertain Your Clients

Forget ubiquitous golf outings and cocktail hour. Everyone does that. If you want to wow your customers and prospects, you need to do something more than give them the same tickets to the same ball games that everyone is giving them. The key here isn’t more money, though. It’s about better thinking and more creative entertainment […]

How To Replace All The Binders In Your Law Office – A Pictorial Walk Through

A few months ago, one of my favorite programs went completely free. I’ve been using OneNote since about 2003 when it came out. It has completely replaced my note-taking system. I have not taken a note on a yellow legal pad in years. I’ve talked to a lot of people, and not very many really […]

Running A Small Sophisticated Practice To Do What Big Firms Can Do

Excellent non-Biglaw firm litigators can represent almost any client, of any size, in any matter, anywhere in the world, at least as well as so-called Biglaw. But law firm managers need to run their firms right to make this happen. Ever since at least the financial crisis of 2007 and beyond, it’s become commonplace to […]

10 Skills That Are Hard to Learn But Pay Off Forever

The best things in life may be free, but that doesn’t mean they won’t take time, sweat, and perseverance to acquire. That’s especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills. In an effort to ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the question: What are the hardest and most useful skills […]