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Ask the Coach

  • April 09, 2009
  • Gary Mitchell

Ask the Coach: How do I go about getting published to raise my profile?

Ask the Coach

  • March 26, 2009
  • Gary Mitchell

Ask the Coach: How do I market in an economic downturn?

Discover, and Market, Your Niche Law Practice

  • March 19, 2009
  • Ann Macaulay

The old adage “Do what you love, the money will follow” can be a reality for lawyers who practise law in a niche area. Follow your passion and discover a specialty that’s just right for you.

Ask the Coach

  • February 20, 2009
  • Gary Mitchell

Ask the Coach: How can I become more comfortable and effective at networking?


  • January 23, 2009
  • Amy Jo Ehman

If you think metadata and zombie botnets sound like the stuff of science fiction, you could be putting your practice and professionalism at risk. They’re part of the lingo of new information technologies that, if ignored, could violate standards of professional conduct, practice competence and client confidentiality.

A Lawyer’s Guide to Hosting Better Meetings

  • January 21, 2009
  • Ann Macaulay

There are many excellent ways to take charge of meetings — it can be a simple yet powerful way to improve your professional image. Your clients and colleagues will thank you for it.

Marketing games can help you achieve your marketing goals

  • January 08, 2009
  • Gary Holstein

Too often, lawyers dread and resent the effort required to market their services to referral sources. Often, they misunderstand what is involved. They also don’t realize that there are many ways to turn marketing into an enjoyable challenge.

A pox on your inbox! Reign in email chaos with these essential tools

  • December 13, 2008
  • Kathryn Robichaud

Over the past decade, email has significantly changed the way we communicate—from the way we do business and stay in touch with family and friends, to keeping on top of personal pastimes and interests. Although it’s a valuable communications tool, we can be too easily be bogged down by inbox information overload and personal security issues.