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Blogging in One Hour for Lawyers
Until a few years ago, only the largest firms could afford to engage an audience of millions. Now, lawyers in any size firm can reach a global audience at little to no cost--all because of blogs. An effective blog can help you promote your practice, become more "findable" online, and take charge of how you are perceived by clients, journalists and anyone who uses the Internet. Blogging in One Hour for Lawyers will show you how to create, maintain, and improve a legal blog--and gain new business opportunities along the way.

In just one hour, you will learn to:
  • Set up a blog quickly and easily
  • Write blog posts that will attract clients
  • Choose from various hosting options like Blogger, TypePad, and WordPress
  • Make your blog friendly to search engines, increasing your ranking
  • Tweak the design of your blog by adding customized banners and colors
  • Easily send notice of your blog posts to Facebook and Twitter
  • Monitor your blog's traffic with Google Analytics and other tools
  • Avoid ethics problems that may result from having a legal blog
Member: $24.95
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Cloud Computing for Lawyers
As more businesses move their IT systems into the cloud, lawyers need to ask if cloud computing is right for their firm. Cloud Computing for Lawyers features a discussion of cloud computing fundamentals, an overview of legal cloud computing products, and step-by-step instructions for implementing cloud computing in your practice--including practical tips for securing your data.

This book will help you:

  • Understand the current state of cloud computing technology
  • Weigh the risks and benefits of cloud computing
  • Evaluate legal cloud computing applications like law practice management, billing, time tracking, e-mail, and e-discovery software
  • Consider the ethical considerations of storing client data in the cloud
  • Maintain security and privacy for your online data
Cloud Computing for Lawyers will be an essential resource for attorneys seeking to make an informed decision about adopting cloud computing in their practice.
Member: $47.95
Nonmember: $79.95
 

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Facebook in One Hour for Lawyers
Many lawyers use Facebook®, the world's most popular social networking platform, to communicate with friends and family across the globe. But lawyers are missing a major opportunity if they do not consider the business possibilities of their Facebook® accounts. With a few simple steps, lawyers can harness Facebook® to market their services, grow their practices, and expand their legal network--all by using the same methods they already use to communicate with friends and family. Facebook® in One Hour for Lawyers will show any attorney--from Facebook® novices to advanced users--how to use this powerful tool for both professional and personal purposes. In just one hour, you will learn to:
  • Set up a Facebook® account
  • Optimize privacy and other settings
  • Create a profile and manage your timeline
  • Find, organize, and manage friends
  • Use Facebook® search and navigation
  • Participate on Facebook® with updates, comments, likes, and timelines
  • Send messages, join groups, and subscribe to feeds
  • Establish a business page
  • Monitor your Facebook® network
  • Develop a Facebook® strategy to grow your legal network
Member: $24.95
Nonmember: $39.95
 

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iPad Apps in One Hour for Lawyers
At last count, there were more than 80,000 apps available for the iPad. Finding the best apps often can be an overwhelming, confusing, and frustrating process. iPad Apps in One Hour for Lawyers provides the "best of the best" apps that are essential for any law practice. In just one hour, you will learn about the apps most worthy of your time and attention.

This book will describe how to buy, install, and update iPad apps, and help you:
  • Find apps to get organized and improve your productivity
  • Create, manage, and store documents on your iPad
  • Choose the best apps for your law office, including litigation and billing apps
  • Find the best news, reading, and reference apps
  • Take your iPad on the road with apps for travelers
  • Maximize your social networking power
  • Have some fun with game and entertainment apps during your relaxation time
  • Have some fun with game and entertainment apps during your relaxation time
Member: $19.95
Nonmember: $34.95
 

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iPad in One Hour for Lawyers
The bestselling ABA book iPad in One Hour for Lawyers has helped thousands of attorneys learn to use the iPad in their law practices. Fully revised and updated to reflect the newest version of the iPad and the latest apps available, iPad in One Hour for Lawyers, Second Edition, will help attorneys get more out of their iPad. Ideal for lawyers who want to get up to speed fast, this acclaimed book presents the essentials so you don't get bogged down in technical jargon and extraneous features and apps.

In just six, short lessons, you'll learn how to:
  • Quickly Navigate and Use the Latest Version of the iPad
  • Set Up Mail, Calendar, and Contacts
  • Create and Use Folders to Multitask and Manage Apps
  • Add Files to Your iPad, and Sync Them
  • View and Manage Pleadings, Case Law, Contracts, and other Legal Documents
  • Use Your iPad to Take Notes and Create Documents
  • Use Legal-Specific Apps at Trial or in Doing Research
Also included: a listing of the top ten apps for lawyers, security advice, dozens of keyboard and browser tips and shortcuts, and much more! Author: Tom Mighell. 106 pages. Paperback
Member: $24.95
Nonmember: $39.95
 

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LinkedIn in One Hour for Lawyers
Lawyers work in a world of networks, connections, referrals, and recommendations. For many lawyers, the success of these networks determines the success of their practice. LinkedIn®, the premier social networking tool for business, can help you create, nurture, and expand your professional network and gain clients in the process. LinkedIn® in One Hour for Lawyers provides an introduction to this powerful tool in terms that any attorney can understand.

In just one hour, you will learn to:
  • Set up a LinkedIn account
  • Complete your basic profile
  • Create a robust, dynamic profile that will attract clients
  • Build your connections
  • Use search tools to enhance your network
  • Maximize your presence with features such as groups, updates, answers, and recommendations
  • Monitor your network with ease
  • Optimize your settings for privacy concerns
  • Use LinkedIn® effectively in the hiring process
  • Develop a LinkedIn strategy to grow your legal network
Member: $19.95
Nonmember: $34.95
 

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Paperless in One Hour for Lawyers
The legal community is notorious for generating paper--and lots of it. But lawyers can save time and money by transitioning to a paperless office. Paperless in One Hour for Lawyers will show even the most committed paper devotees how to run their law offices digitally.

In just one hour, you will learn to:


  • Get your colleagues and staff on board
  • Analyze your current paper workflow and set new goals
  • Assess your hardware, software, and app needs
  • Become a PDF expert
  • Develop or acquire a document management system
  • Make cloud-based storage work for you
  • Work on-the-go with mobile technology
  • Set up a virtual law office or client portal
  • Understand the ethics considerations of a paperless practice
  • And much more!
Member: $39.95
Nonmember: $49.95
 

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Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide
This annual guide is the only one of its kind written to help solo and small firm lawyers find the best technology for their dollar. You'll find the most current information and recommendations on computers, servers, networking equipment, legal software, printers, security products, smartphones, the iPad, and anything else a law office might need. It's written in clear, easily understandable language to make implementation easier if you choose to do it yourself, or you can use it in conjunction with your IT consultant. Either way, you'll learn how to make technology work for you.
Topics include:
  • Updated recommendations for hardware and software, including Mac products
  • Navigating the minefield of social media
  • The authors' favorite utilities
  • The rapidly evolving smartphone market
  • Data security--what reasonable measures should you be taking in light of the new ethics rules?
  • The Paper LESS office: Kicking the paper habit
  • Cloud computing pros and cons
  • Where the legal tech world will be in 2014
Authors: Sharon D. Nelson, Esq., John W. Simek and Michael C. Maschke
Member: $54.95
Nonmember: $89.95
 

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Twitter in One Hour for Lawyers
More lawyers than ever before are using Twitter to network with colleagues, attract clients, market their law firms, and even read the news. But to the uninitiated, Twitter's short messages, or tweets, can seem like they are written in a foreign language. Twitter in One Hour for Lawyers will demystify one of the most important social-media platforms of our time and teach you to tweet like an expert.

In just one hour, you will learn to:
  • Create a Twitter account and set up your profile
  • Read tweets and understand Twitter jargon
  • Write tweets--and send them at the appropriate time
  • Gain an audience--follow and be followed
  • Engage with other Twitters users
  • Integrate Twitter into your firm's marketing plan
  • Cross-post your tweets with other social media platforms like Facebook and LinkedIn
  • Understand the relevant ethics, privacy, and security concerns
  • Get the greatest possible return on your Twitter investment
  • And much more!
Member: $24.95
Nonmember: $39.95
 

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