Law Office Relocation, Part III

The move day went smoothly because the project checklist had been kept in focus during the entire project. When you categorize the project

Law Office Relocation, Part II

The new law office demolition has begun. Opening the space has made a positive difference in the new office work flow, allowing for

Law Office Relocation, Part I

Recently, I received a call to help a small law firm move its offices. They were not moving far from their current location, but as I’ve learned over the years, the distance a firm is moving is not the most important thing. The same things have to be done to insure a “less stress”

Legal Advice, Part II

In a recent posting, I told you about the “30 something” tax attorney who was dealing with unrealistic expectations form his clients. They wanted everything done “yesterday” even though they didn’t tell him about it until

Legal Advice Part I

Recently, in a meeting with a successful “30-something” tax attorney, I was discussing with him the things he wanted to change or improve in his practice. I asked him what was the most frustrating thing about his practice in which he quickly replied

Integrated Legal Office Systems Lead to Productivity, Part 5

Good listening skills help us avoid miscommunication with co-workers, which reduces stress and improves individual and office productivity. One of the listening issues I’ve found in many practices is that there is not time set aside on a daily basis for the people in the office to communicate face to face.