Joleena Louis, Esq.

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Study: For 78% Of Startups, Networking Is Vital To Entrepreneurial Success

If you’ve ever worried that you were wasting too much time at cocktails and attending events like the Web Summit, you can now put your mind at ease.<p>A new research, “Informal Innovation: Entrepreneurship and Informal Communities“, released today by the Economist Intelligence Unit, confirms what …

Entrepreneurship

The 6 Direct-Response Marketing Secrets Every Marketer Must Know

Here is a short list of time-tested, market-validated marketing principles you must know to effectively grow your company.<p>The more the world of marketing has changed, the more certain fundamentals have stayed consistent.<p>For every new strategy with SEO based on Google's latest search algorithms, …

4 Catastrophic Legal Mistakes You Don't Know You're Making

Entrepreneurs are usually great at getting down to business and putting the peddle to the medal. Often that comes at the cost of glazing over some important legal aspects. It's not worth putting yourself or your company in harm's way to avoid doing a bit of basic legal research. If you mess up the …

Small Business

4 Landmark Books to Guide Your Entrepreneurial Journey

There is no substitute for reading books in the development of your entrepreneurial career.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>One of the best ways to get a head start on your professional endeavors is to learn from the successful individuals that have come before you. …

Family Law Judgment Written In Plain English So Children Could Understand

<b>A family law judge has written a judgment in plain English so that the whole family can understand it, including children.</b><p>The case concerned children …

Parenting through a divorce: How to keep stress and sadness for children to a minimum

<i>Brad and Ang in happier times with their little ones [Photo: Getty]</i><p>Divorce can be a messy business. Just ask Amber Heard and Johnny Depp. But things …

Pro bono spotlight: Need for family law attorneys continues to grow | Jax Daily Record | Financial News & Daily Record - Jacksonville, Florida

The Jacksonville Area Legal Aid Family Law Group information clinics offered in Clay, Duval, Nassau and St. Johns counties provide legal advice to …

How To Protect Yourself When Divorcing A Narcissist

In almost every high conflict divorce case either one or both parties are accused of being a narcissist.<p>In most cases neither party is actually a …

How To Decide Who Gets The Pet In A Divorce

As all pet owners know, pets become part of your family. Often couples treat their pets like children, and the prospect of never seeing your beloved …

What To Do If Your Ex Takes Your Children Out Of State

A frequent question that parents have about child custody is what happens if one parent takes the children out of state and never returns.<p>The outcome …

What You Need To Know About Child Support In New York

Child Support in New York can seem confusing and complicated, but it doesn’t have to be that way. You asked your biggest questions and I …

Twitter Accounts Every Solo Lawyer Should Follow

Twitter is a great place for solo attorneys to get information and make great connections. Start with these accounts for great content that can help …

Want more referrals for your law firm? Here's what to do.

Despite all of my other marketing efforts, I continue to receive the best leads from referrals.<p>Whether the source is a current or former client, …

How To Make Your Solo Law Firm A Media Center

Last month, social media in legal community was buzzing about the Clio Cloud Conference 2016. Though I didn’t get to attend, I’ve enjoyed reviews of …