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What Does It Mean To Be Yourself And Add Value On Social Media?

What do I mean when I say be yourself, be genuine, and add value on social media? In my last video I talked about the contrast between being yourself on social media and using AI to post and comment for you. AI Can’t Be You If you are a service provider, like a lawyer, accountant, …

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Should You Use AI to Post on Social Media?

Should you use AI to post, or even comment for you on social media? Let me ask this another way – would you rather network with a robot or a human being? Choose Value over Volume I don’t know about you, but I’ve been seeing more and more activity on social media, including comments to …

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How to Auto-Archive Email

Do you wish you could make old email messages magically disappear? Actually, you can. You just need to do some advance planning. If you have whole categories of email messages that you don’t want to delete immediately, but that you don’t want to retain indefinitely either, (for example, email newsletters you receive regularly), you can …

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Avoiding Unplanned Phone Calls [video]

(Jump to video) Are unplanned phone calls interrupting your work? In this series of videos, I’ve been talking about distractions or interruptions and how they reduce your productivity and prevent you from focusing on your most important work. One of the most common distractions for lawyers is the telephone. I recommend that, whenever possible, you …

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Using Color to Manage Your Outlook Calendar and Email

Are you a visual person? If so, today’s productivity tip is for you! Color coding important appointments and email messages in Outlook to help you manage your calendar and that mountain of email messages we all receive every day. Watch the video, or scroll down to read more. I don’t know about you, but when …

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Tech Summit: New York State Bar Association

The 2019 Tech Summit is a two-day event which will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Times Square, NYC. The packed two-day schedule includes presentations on everything from cybersecurity to PDFs, i-devices and admissibility of tech-related evidence. Get your CLE credits for the year, along with important tech information by joining me at the …

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Improve Law Firm Collaboration and Productivity with G Suite

Improve Your Law Firm’s Collaboration and Productivity with G Suite

Introduction Looking to improve workplace collaboration & productivity within your law practice? Miles Hischier, of HiView Solutions, a Google Integration Partner, authored this article for Lawyer Meltdown to share insights about how law firms can use Google G Suite for work email, project collaboration, and document storage. Learn about G Suite  and the popular features …

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Tips to Avoid Lawyer Meltdown [Interview]

I was recently interviewed by Law Firm Suites for their “Ask the Expert” series. They asked me for some tips for avoiding lawyer meltdown, as well as other tips for solo practitioners, especially new solos. The interview was a good reminder of one of the lessons I’ve learned in my practice – to quote from …

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