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5 Time Management Myths for Lawyers

Every day lawyers are bombarded with numerous activities and countless deadlines that stress them out and affect the way they handle their work responsibilities. The way they manage their time can be due to varying work habits, preferences and even personality. The following are the common time management myths:   Time can be controlled Humans cannot manage time nor can they save it. Time passes at the same rate for everyone. You can plan as much as you want, but at the end of the day, you may still not get through your entire to-do list.   Making to-do lists Read More

The Cost Of A Great Lawyer

  The Cost Of A Great Lawyer David Bjornson talks about the cost of a great lawyer. Finding a good lawyer can be a difficult task. You have to expect of your lawyer as he would be the only person who can help you win the case. Consider that you have to pay accordingly for their quality and know how they are going to bill you. Hiring a lawyer can be expensive. It will cost you more if you don’t have a full understanding of how they are going to bill you before you sign a contract with them. These Read More

10 Most Effective Law Firm Marketing Strategies

1. The most essential point is to choose the right organizational structure for your law firm’s online presence. 2. The second technique is to put high quality content and material that includes both written words and video on your website. 3. Never squander any money and resources on marketing that is not measurable. If you can’t measure it, don’t do it. 4. When it comes to business development, start from the bottom, and that is your own clients. 5. Acquire referral sources. A lot of lawyers get most of their work from referrals, and that’s great, but the point is Read More

Attorney Has A Unique Approach To Practicing Law

For David Bjornson, nurturing a business through its life cycle is personal (Disclaimer: Law, Blogging & David Bjornson does not own the rights to this article. This article was originally published in November 2007 by the Missoulian newspaper in its Movers and Shakers feature for the InBusiness column. We are also in no way affiliated with the newspaper and/or the author.) David Bjornson: Age: 51 Family: Father of a 15-year old son, Chase Hobbies: Loves to ski big powder in places like Whistler, British Columbia, Jackson Hole, Wyo., Park City, Utah Key traits: Notorious for downplaying his own brilliance, according to colleagues. Read More

Inside A Lawyer’s Briefcase

Have you ever had a certain image of a lawyer in your head? Some people see lawyers as fast-talking folks in sleek suits with briefcases in hand. Sometimes, they can also be journalists who live to expose the truth. For us, they are the heroes who always put the bad guys in jail. And their most trusted weapon? The briefcase. Just in case anyone who is reading this does not know what a briefcase is, it is a narrow hard-sided box-shaped bag which is equipped with a handle and is used mainly for carrying documents. Lawyers commonly use briefcases to carry briefs to present to a Read More