Hot on the heels of the February edition, the March issue of Law Practice Today is out. Take a look at this month’s issue, which focuses on the ABA Techshow, scheduled for April 2-4 in Chicago. Hopefully this issue will help you identify new technology to improve your law practice in 2009.
This month’s issue features links to tech tips from the ABA’s Law Practice Management magazine, including articles on:
Expanding your online presence;
Avoiding costly technology mistakes …. and more.
In this month’s monthly marketing brief, Bob Weiss explores the wisdom of cutting your marketing budget in tough times: http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/mmb03091.shtml
Ben Stevens gives an update on Apple products that may entice lawyers to move away from PCs and start using Macs: http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/mac03091.shtml
Technology moves faster and faster every year, and new technologies abound – so how do you know when to stop trying to figure it all out on your own and hire a technology consultant? Natalie Kelly answers that question in an article entitled, “When and How to Use Technology Consultants.” http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/bkr03091.shtml
For your contacts who are just starting to establish an online presence, ”Look Sharp On Line” at http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/mkt03091.shtml covers the fundamentals of form and layout for online publishing.
The economy is never far from anyone’s minds these days, and Ed Poll tackles the economy and its relationship to billable hours in “Will the Recession Kill the Billable Hour?” http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/fin03091.shtml, while Dan Pinnington and Erik Mazzone discuss tips for using technology effectively in trying times: http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/articles/tch03092.shtml
These articles and more are available at no cost - even if you're not an ABA or an LPM member - on the LPM website. This month’s issue can be found at: http://www.abanet.org/lpm/lpt/home.shtml.