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You may have heard of WebEx and Go to Meeting, or even participated in a session using these tools. When connected to the Internet, both allow you to see someone else’s screen and are used for document review and collaboration, demonstrations of anything that can be displayed on a computer screen, software training, remote tech […]

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Use DifferenceBetween.com to learn the differences between any two things.  It can range from something as simple as the difference between a motel and a hotel or a food processor and a blender, or as complicated as the difference between the iPad 2 and the iPad 3.  Enter the two terms (or items) in the […]

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Yes, in case you’re wondering, I have auspiciously subtitled this post according to the first stage of Joseph Campbell’s hero’s journey – “the call to adventure.” I will focus on our departure here – departure from the “known universe” of lawyer marketing (networking groups, static websites, e-newsletters, public speaking, etc.) to identify in a bit […]

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I am trying to maintain a sense of humor about all this, so I thought of the “Lemony Snicket Series of Unfortunate Events” books one of my kids loved. As a Facebook newbie, I initially struggled with practical considerations like, “How do I set my Facebook business page as my default?” “Struggle” may be putting […]

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Here is another post on the topic of the future of solos or small firms who don’t have it in their budget to outsource a social media manager. Ed Poll of LawBiz Management recently posted an interesting article, “Testimonials Still Are Not a Good Idea” about why he still does not use client testimonials as […]

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Dropbox, SugarSync, Wuala, and SpiderOak are terms you might be hearing around the water cooler or in the courthouse halls. If you haven’t a clue what these terms refer to, it is online data synchronization. Online data synchronization services provide access to your files whenever you need them, regardless of your location, if you have […]

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Avvo is a free online directory of lawyers that the public can use to search by state and practice area. You may be asking yourself, isn’t that basically the business White Pages, or the bar association’s Find-A-Lawyer directory, or Martindale-Hubbell revisited? Pretty much. A lawyer’s Avvo profile is essentially an online résumé or portfolio that […]

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Yes, it might sound like an insult, but it’s really an invitation. Have you Googled your name lately to see who your Internet doppelgangers are? My favorite item that comes up is “[your name] arrested!” I’m not sure what that one’s about, but I think it’s like most reality TV shows and probably ought to […]

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