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The Startup Toolbox: Twelve Free Tools Every Small Business Needs

One year ago this week, my cofounder Josh and I started Plated.com. Beyond learning the in’s and out’s of e-commerce, perishable logistics, and fundraising, over the last year I also learned that every small business needs a toolbox for efficiency — especially when growing rapidly.<p>Below are the 12 …

How to Trademark a Logo: Everything You Need to Know

Trademark Law ResourcesStartup Law ResourcesIntellectual PropertyHow To Register A Trademark<p><i>There are many benefits to registering your logo for a</i> …

A Guide to Picking the Right Trust

Set up the right way, trusts are a great way to protect assets. But beware of the pitfalls.<p>For many investors, trusts are an ideal way to keep portfolios safer for the long term.<p>The hard part is knowing what kind of trusts to set up and how to do it.<p>Trusts can protect assets from taxes and legal …

Investing

7 Ways to Better Integrate SEO Across Your Marketing Channels

<i>Brian Honigman is a marketing consultant, speaker and a freelance writer. This post originally appeared on the Digital Current blog.</i><p>Search engine optimization is one of the most essential marketing functions to help drive qualified visitors to your website on a regular basis, but unfortunately many …

3 Things Every Attorney Should Learn About Their Clients

Anyone who has been in business for a long enough period of time knows there are few things that hold importance over client and customer …

Tips and Tricks for Lawyers Using PowerPoint in Trial Presentations

Director of the Oklahoma Bar Association’s Management Assistance Program, Jim Calloway is a recognized speaker on legal technology issues,...<p>Many …

Innovative Marketing Tactics That Really Attract New Clients | Solo, Small Firm and General Practice Division

The purpose of this article is to remove the mystique from marketing by focusing on innovative and results-oriented strategies that won’t break the …

13 Billing Tips for Keeping Clients Happy

Client billing falls into the “red zone.” It’s a place where relationships come to die. If there’s going to be lawyer/client conflict, it surfaces …

12 Rules for Turning Initial Consultations Into Retainers

They don’t just happen.<p>Getting a client into your office for an initial consultation is the culmination of a great deal of effort.<p>You’ve done your …

How to OCR software, how to convert PDF to text, OCR PDF - Adobe AcrobatSEO for PDF, Search Friendly PDF - Adobe Acrobat XI

How to optimize a PDF file for SEO using Acrobat XI Pro<p>Lori Kassuba – <i>June 24, 2013</i><p>Select Properties from the File menu and click the Description …

Software

Emotional Intelligence for Law Firms | 3 Geeks and a Law Blog

4 Advantages of Billing in the Cloud

Related Articles<p>You don’t have to be tied to a single device that has your software on it. All you need today is a web connection. From set up to …

small>101 </small><br />Going Paperless

Paper – the fortune and the bane of the modern legal practice. If your office is not already drowning in a sea of paper, it soon will be. Whether you …

Transitioning to Fixed Fees in Your Law Practice

Where to Start to Fix Your Local Listing in Google - Small Business Trends

In June Google launched “Google My Business,” a slick new tool to help small business owners and managers manage their business’s local listing on …

Three Ways to Better Billing

Billing. It’s not something we like to talk about, but it is something lawyers have to do regularly, so it deserves some attention. Making sure you …

Adobe Acrobat DC | Adobe Document Cloud

Business Law Prof Blog

In Business Organizations today, I spent some time reviewing the differences between varying entity types. I made the point that courts often make …

How to Handle a Mixed Check with Earned and Unearned Fees

Handling client funds correctly is critical to the success of your law practice, not only for business reasons but for ethical ones. It is essential …

Build a Forms Database with a Simple Change to Your Workflow

If cheap legal documents are a serious threat to your practice, the solution is simple: stop charging for documents. Or at least stop wasting a lot …

Solo Law Practice Technology Setup

<b>Related</b>Law Technology Buyer’s Guide<p>If I were starting a brand-new solo practice right now — i.e., no legacy systems to support, and no …

Shortcut Debuts A Siri-Like App For The “Internet Of Things”

Addicted to home automation and other web-connected gadgetry, such as Lockitron or Unikey door locks, Nest or EcoBee smart thermostats, Belkin wemo switches, Dropcam, Fitbit, Jawbone, Sonos and more? Then you’re going to like this: A recently launched mobile app called Shortcut is offering you a …

Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn: B2B’s Social Media Triathlon

<i>Online marketing experts say there’s really no single-channel approach to social media marketing.</i><p>According to them, there must be consistent presence …

A Litigator's Rules for Life - Rule #83 - Never Misspell Someone's Name

Don’t Underestimate the Power of a Unifying Vision: A Return to the Reptile

By Dr. Ken Broda-Bahm:<p>The Reptile (Ball & Keenan, 2009) is about as hot as a cold-blooded creature can get. The theory, focusing on trying …

2013 William Minor Lile Moot Court Competition

Using Improv as an Icebreaker in Trial Advocacy

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