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Client Book Launch: Lifestyle Lawyer

Client Book Launch: Lifestyle Lawyer

According to its author Lee Holcomb, the focus of Lifestyle Lawyer: The Female Attorneys Guide to Designing a Law Career You Love is “to encourage lawyers to think about how technology is changing the legal landscape and how this actually might play to their advantage.” It addresses the question: “How can a female lawyer have a successful career and a life outside of the office?”

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The #1 Networking Mistake Amateur LinkedIn Users Are Making

The #1 Networking Mistake Amateur LinkedIn Users Are Making

LinkedIn is a powerful networking tool for serious business people, but many users are making the big mistake I talk about in this post and in doing so limiting their professional standing and income.

Go Paperless: Make More Space and More Money for Your Business

Go Paperless: Make More Space and More Money for Your Business

When space is at a premium and you need to run your business from your home on wheels, you must make tough decisions regarding downsizing your office.

The most challenging one for me but the one that has yielded the most benefits has been going paperless.

This post will address the benefits, timing, and challenges of transitioning to a paperless office and provide a list of the resources I use to reduce the physical footprint of my business while increasing reach and profitability.

The Fitness of Business: How Embracing a Multi-Sport Lifestyle Can Make You a Better Businessperson

The Fitness of Business: How Embracing a Multi-Sport Lifestyle Can Make You a Better Businessperson

Starting a business is hard. We must commit, endure the grind, face our fears, stay grounded, and be flexible. Most of us understand and accept the association between healthy bodies, minds, and businesses, but the effort required to get a business off the ground can drain us and push out the activities that keep us healthy and engaged.

In this post, I talk about how adventure sports and physical fitness can make us better business people.

Letters to Editors: When Adding Value Takes Away from What We Do

Letters to Editors: When Adding Value Takes Away from What We Do

When does adding value devalue your business and detract from your quality of life?

Most of my posts are written to help authors, and authors can certainly learn what not to do here. But, this post is specifically for other editors and service providers.

I'm writing this because perhaps you too are experiencing what I've been experiencing, and perhaps we can overcome this together.

Establishing Boundaries on Social Media

Establishing Boundaries on Social Media

Establishing social media boundaries is critical to the success of your brand.

Do you have a social media strategy, and does it articulate who (or the types of accounts) you will connect with on various social media platforms?

I designed this post to help you identify and correct areas where your social media practices are working against you if you are trying to enhance your credibility as a professional*.