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Baudelaire Quarantine Tips

Submitted by Nadya on Fri, 04/24/2020 - 15:24

Quarantining is different for everyone - stressful, daunting, boring, peaceful, fun, you name it. It’s been an adjustment for all. While many of us would be happy to stroll through city streets and hang out with friends, the safest thing to do right now is to stay at home to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Little Prince, Big Ideas

Submitted by Nadya on Fri, 02/21/2020 - 14:44

Welcome to the third edition of Fable Friday! Today, we’ll take a look at the 1943 French classic The Little Prince, by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. In this novella, a narrator describes the differences between adults and grown ups. The narrator then grows up to be a pilot, and his plane crashes in the Sahara. As he tries to fix his plane, he meets the little prince, who comes from planet B612. He tells the narrator about his travels to different planets, including Earth.

Phantom Tollbooth, Real Law Firm

Submitted by Nadya on Fri, 02/14/2020 - 14:35

Welcome to the second edition of Fable Friday! Today we’ll take a closer look at the 1961 classic Phantom Tollbooth, by Norton Juster, with illustrations by Jules Feiffer. Although many of you probably read this when you were kids, I was delighted to read it this year thanks to a wonderful recommendation from a friend. In the novel, a young boy Milo receives a magic tollbooth. He drives through it and appears in the Kingdom of Wisdom.

Aesop’s Fables and Legal Leads

Submitted by Nadya on Fri, 02/07/2020 - 14:16

Happy Fable Friday! On this first Friday of February, we’ll take you on a trip down memory lane so you can look back at some fables that you grew up with. Although Aesop lived in ancient Greece around 620 - 564 BCE, his fables are timeless, as the lessons are applicable today. They can even teach you a thing or two about your legal leads! Let’s take a look at three fables today.

Don’t Be The Grinch Of Your Office

Submitted by Nadya on Fri, 12/20/2019 - 14:23

The holidays are finally here! We are just days away from Christmas, Hanukkah, and the New Year. Everyone is buzzing with holiday cheer, gifts are exchanged, cards are mailed out, and everyone’s attending holiday events here and there. The holidays make most of us cheerful and put us almost in a different dimension - a suspension of disbelief, a break from the regular routine.

It’s fun to enjoy the season, but there’s always that one person who’s the Grinch.

Boost Your Firm’s Newsletter Engagement, Part 2: Design and Content

Submitted by Nadya on Tue, 11/05/2019 - 14:32

Last week, we gave you quick tips for increasing your newsletter engagement. Today, we wanted to focus on the content of your newsletter – what are you writing to clients and how does it look? These tips may require extra time on your end to write the best legal newsletter. However, your clients are hoping for high quality content from you, so it makes sense for you to invest time in creating that.

Boost Your Firm’s Newsletter Engagement, Part 1: Quick Fixes

Submitted by Nadya on Tue, 10/29/2019 - 16:41

As witches fly on brooms through the night skies and ghosts hover over the ground, we’ve got one thing on our minds – your legal newsletters. Although this is the perfect time to be scary, you don’t want to scare your visitors away from your newsletters. Instead, here are three quick tips to BOOst your engagement. Let Halloween leave you with a treat not a trick this time!

Send Your Paralegals to Conferences Too!

Submitted by Nadya on Tue, 10/22/2019 - 17:01

Perhaps you just attended a legal conference. That’s great! There are many benefits of attending legal conferences, like fulfilling your CLE requirements, meeting accomplished attorneys, and seeing a new city.

As you excitedly return to your office, consider that your paralegals might want to attend conferences as well. Just as there are many conferences geared towards attorneys, there are many conferences for paralegals. If you’re attending conferences, you should definitely send your paralegal to a conference too.

Benefits of Attending Legal Conferences

Submitted by Nadya on Tue, 10/22/2019 - 13:05

A week away from the office while you still continue to improve your law firm? That sounds like a great idea and that perfectly describes a legal conference. There are many legal conferences held throughout the country that focus on specific areas of law, business development, technology in law, and more. Here are some reasons why you should attend a legal conference.

Create an Editorial Calendar For Your Firm

Submitted by Nadya on Mon, 09/30/2019 - 17:17

As you create and expand your content, consider creating an editorial calendar. An editorial calendar is a planning document that will outline what content and when you will deliver it. It can help your firm oversee your marketing strategy by providing a centralized spot to see when/what content is being created and if it’s achieving your firm’s goals.