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Digital Client File Maintenance for Law Firms

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Legal TechTalk Blog | 0 comments

Digital Client File Maintenance for Law Firms

As you’re well aware, each client requires a file containing everything you need to know about a particular case, capturing important communication, and more. If you have a lot of clients, you have a lot of files. And maintaining these files can become a full time job in and of itself. That’s where Rekall can help. It used to be that files were all paper-based. You had file folders, and you had lots of paper inside those file folders. But that’s not necessary anymore. Besides, what if you – God forbid – had a fire and all of those...

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Law Firm Blogging Offers Crucial Exposure

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Law Firm Blogging Offers Crucial Exposure

If you’re reading this post, thanks. That means you’re paying attention to the Rekall blog. We believe that good blog content is a big part of how you can get your business the exposure it needs to be successful. When it comes to your blog, not only do your topics need to be interesting, but your content needs to be written in a way that make people want to read it. And you need to post content regularly. Another part of successful blogging is allowing for the publishing of comments. Allowing readers to comment on your blog posts creates a...

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Secure Your Law Firm With Safe Password Tips

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Secure Your Law Firm With Safe Password Tips

Here Rekall offers important tips to help you make sure your personal accounts and client information is kept safe online. First, don’t reuse passwords. We know that remembering just a single password is a lot easier than remembering a string of passwords, but just think of the havoc that can ensue if a hacker is able to crack that single password. Trust us, it’s just not worth it. Create some sort of pneumonic device or other trick to help your remember your passwords. But make them difficult to crack (think long and nonsensical) and...

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Making the Most of Your Pre-Court Morning

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Making the Most of Your Pre-Court Morning

Trial & Litigation Consultant and blogger for Small Law Firms Blog Katherine James suggests a specific routine to help you get in the right state of mind before going to court. First things first: take a shower. You’re laughing at how obvious this is? Don’t. Really. Take your shower before you sit down in front of your computer and before you drink your first cup of coffee. Allow your body and mind to wake up before you ask anything of it. Eat a good breakfast. Another obvious sounding element to any productive morning, right? However,...

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Useful Technologies for Solo & Small Practices

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Useful Technologies for Solo & Small Practices

As suggested by prominent attorney Jeremy Byellin in his article “How Solo and Small Firms Can Leverage Technology to its Fullest”, published on the Legal Solutions Blog in March of 2013, there a few key elements of technology that are integral to your success as a solo or small firm. Here are a few of them. The Telephone Make sure that you’re happy with your smartphone. Don’t yet have a smartphone? Please march right over to your provider and get an upgrade. In our digital age, it’s become an expectation – for better or worse...

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Your Firm: Practicing Law vs. Managing Your Business

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Legal TechTalk Blog | 0 comments

Your Firm: Practicing Law vs. Managing Your Business

You will probably have time when business is slow. If business is never slow, you’re lucky in one respect but we hope you have someone to actually manage the day-to-day operations of the firm. When business is slow, use the opportunity to check in with your staff, your operations, and to revamp any systems, processes, or technologies that need a facelift. After all, if there is a learning curve you face, you might as well learn while you have the time. Failing to tend to the operations of your business for too long can wreak havoc on your...

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Social Media For Law Firms

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Legal TechTalk Blog | 0 comments

Social Media For Law Firms

Rekall has shared our thoughts on the necessity for your firm to have a strong presence on social media. You should have an impressive LinkedIn profile and you should probably have a Facebook page too. Twitter isn’t a bad idea either. After all, you want exposure and most people these days are looking up businesses using social media. That said, you’ll want to make sure your clients are careful about what they put on social media sites. More and more evidence is being gathered from social media. According to a study from the American...

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The Future of Law Firm Technology, The Cloud

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The Future of Law Firm Technology, The Cloud

Cloud-based computing is here to stay. In fact, Rekall wouldn’t be surprised if other means of software fall by the wayside in the very near future. Why bother with installation CDs and why worry about the need to purchase the latest and greatest software and the compatibility issues that arise when you don’t have the latest and greatest? Cloud-based computing, also known as Software as a Service (or SaaS) is the wave of the future. Actually, it’s the wave of right now. Rekall understands the needs of small firms and large firms alike....

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Law Firms Create Form Libraries with Westlaw Doc & Form Builder

Posted by on Sep 9, 2014 in Legal TechTalk Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

Law Firms Create Form Libraries with Westlaw Doc & Form Builder

Are you tired of updating and organizing your library of important forms? Westlaw Doc & Form Builder might be the answer to your form creating woes. With Westlaw Doc & Form Builder, client data can be reused to save you from having to manually enter and re-enter the same information. Better yet, forms are updated automatically. And, because Westlaw is cloud-based, you’ll be able to access your forms from anywhere that you can get online. You can use Westlaw Doc & Form Builder to create sets of forms, default answers on your...

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Preparing Firms for a Profitable 2015

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Preparing Firms for a Profitable 2015

Can you believe we’re in Q3 already? Where does the time go? Summer is over, kids are back to school, and there are already Halloween decorations for sale. Before you know it, everyone will be holiday shopping and planning which New Years Eve party they’ll attend. Don’t wait too long to reflect on what you want to accomplish in the coming year. Lately Rekall has had a lot to say about embracing technology. We’re trying to nudge you in the right direction so that you can adjust accordingly and charge forward into a successful future. A...

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