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Coach or Referee Law-firm conflict can result from any number of causes and can occur at and among all levels of the organization, but this article will focus on conflict at the ...more

Burnout

Burnout We recently hired a new legal secretary. I received resumes this time from candidates who were well paid in their current positions and yet were interested in mo...more

Banker Partner

Banker Partner I t’s been said, “Bankers only loan money to those who don’t need it.” It’s meant as a joke, but there’s sone truth to it. All busiiwss owiwrs should...more

Another-Day-at-Office

Another Day at Office 6:00 a.m. – Clock radio goes off. Lead news story reports that overseas markets have crashed. Retirement plan should be worth about 25 percent less by 5:00...more

Accounting-Systems

Accounting Systems Technological advances have given the sole practitioner access to accounting systems that just a few years ago were only affordable by the larger law firms. Thes...more

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The Three “A”s of Business Planning Imagine for a moment that you’re on a trip. You know exactly which route to take. But a few hours down the road, you’re forced to take a detour. Unfo...more