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Endings and New Beginnings…..

By at 12 July, 2014, 8:23 pm

I’ve been absent from these pages for a while and wanted to provide a brief update to everyone. For those that are not aware of it, my last day as the Practice Management Advisor of the State Bar of Wisconsin was on May 23, 2014


2011 Wisconsin Solo & Small Firm Conference is Almost Here

By at 7 October, 2011, 10:24 am

The 2011 Wisconsin Solo & Small Firm Conference October 27-29, 2011at the Kalahari Resort in the Wisconsin Dells is fast approaching. Whether you’re practicing on your own or in a small firm, this conference is dedicated to helping you build your business — and improve your life. With more than 32 education and training sessions, you are sure to find the guidance and advice you need to save time and money. Our packed CLE schedule includes great local and national speakers, as well as full vendor hall and social events for everyone!


What does an Iconic Atlanta Rib Shack and a Successful Law Practice have in common?

By at 21 February, 2011, 8:00 pm

During a recent trip to Atlanta, I was taken to one of it’s iconic restaurants: Fat Matt’s Rib Shack . In addition to serving up barbecue and comfort style side dishes, Fat Matt’s also has live blues music playing every month…By now you’re probably asking yourself what does a successful barbecue restaurant and a successful law practice have in common? Keep reading after the break and you’ll find out.


Is Marketing the most Important Function You Have in Your Law Firm?

By at 29 December, 2010, 11:14 am

A post on the Lawyer Marketing Blog believes that marketing is more important than the accounting and management aspects of running a law firm. In his post Marketing, More Important Than Accounting, Finance, and Management, Gyi Tsakalakis of AttorneySync (“legal web strategy professionals”) advocates this premise based on an article in the New York Times and his own experience working with law firms.


10 Apps for being “Green”

By at 6 July, 2010, 9:49 am

Smarter Technology has a list of 10 apps to help you with being “green.” They vary in price from free to $5.99 and cover a range of different uses including iRecycle, a free app that can help you figure out where to dispose of , well, hard to dispose of things: