By Jessica Warren and Zach Warren We all know that the practice of law can exact a toll in terms of stress, anxiety and overall quality of life. For decades, these challenges were considered occupational hazards — side effects of committing to such a career. More recently, however, there has been a growing chorus within […]

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 By Doug Striker, CEO, Savvy Training and Consulting What if you needed life-saving surgery and you were looking for the right doctor to perform it. At the first doctor’s office, you walk in and notice that the receptionist has no computer. She is also answering a rotary phone. The nurse later takes your vitals with […]

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Casemaker Tips and Tricks for August

August 10, 2017

Each month we will be bringing you a few tips and tricks for making your research with Casemaker that much more efficient. This month — archived session laws, saving searches, emailing documents, and more.  For more Casemaker tips and tricks follow them on Facebook, Twitter, and via the Casemaker blog. Archived Data The blue navigation […]

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How to Stop Wasting Time on Law Firm Collections

August 8, 2017

Written by Clio Team, originally posted on July 12, 2017 Every law firm has its sights set on recording an ever-increasing amount of billable hours. Unfortunately, it’s not always that easy—particularly for smaller firms that lack the resources and efficiencies that industry juggernauts enjoy. If you work at a small law firm, you likely spend more time […]

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The New Retirement Paradigm

August 3, 2017

by Marshall Snider Back in the day, it was easy to tell when someone was retired. The line between work and retirement was like a neon line or the border between two countries. One day you went to work, and at the end of the day, there was a small party, perhaps with a cake […]

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Working as a Solo Attorney in a Small Town

August 1, 2017

As a solo attorney living and operating a law firm in a small town, you undoubtedly realize there are fewer attorneys within a 25-mile radius of you than there would be in, let’s say, the Denver Metropolitan area. Along with fewer law firms, there are also fewer people living in your vicinity. Everything is relative. […]

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August Solo Small Firm Networking Events

July 27, 2017

Solo Small Firm Section networking meetings are a great opportunity to connect with your peers, as well as a practice management and technology discussion forum. The meetings are open to all CBA members, not just Solo Small Firm Section members, the sponsoring entity. Colorado Springs routinely offers CLE credits, although sometimes there is no formal agenda, […]

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July’s Best of the Blogs

July 25, 2017

We know you are busy! So we read through numerous blog posts and find the best ones to share with you each month. Please let us know if you feel we are missing a particularly good. Quick Tips 5 Steps to Minimize Data Breach Risks 5 Word Styles Lawyers Need to Know Casemaker Tips and […]

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Modern Law Practice Initiative ” Book Club” — July 27

July 24, 2017

The Modern Law Practice Initiative has brought its Toolkit alive! Join us for our monthly gathering to discuss the CBA’s step-by-step guide of how to build a modern law practice, Successful Business Planning for the Modern Law Practice (available to CBA members for free). While each month will begin with a focus on a particular […]

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Choosing Blog Topics for Your Law Firm’s Website

July 21, 2017

Has it been a while since you last updated your blog? Or, does your website contain a space for a blog, but you’ve neglected to update it on a regular basis? If so, now is a good time to think about adding a new post to your blog. It’s important to remember all the ways […]

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