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October 2001

Balance Issue

  • Parents at Law

  • Reducing Stress

  • Confronting Alcoholism in the Legal Profession




Parent-At-Law: Is Balance a Mere Myth?
by Steven T. Taylor
Pulled in seemingly a thousand directions, how do lawyers who are parents master the right mix of kids at work? Read More

Women2Women
by Paula Tsurutani
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Striking the Balance: Kids Do Say the Darndest Things
by Steven T. Taylor
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Life Is What Happens When You're Making Other Plans
by Diana L. Moro   Read More

Confronting Alcoholism in the Legal Profession: Why, and How, to Unmask the Coverup
by Michael J. Flaherty and Richard J. Jacobson
 Long Hours, high-pressure cases, constant stress. Where ca a person turn for release? Sometimes down the wrong road. The profession has a dirty little secret: Many lawyers are drunks. Firms must learn to face the problem. Read More

Reducing Stress: Understanding and Managing the Tigers in Our Heads
by George W. Kaufman
 Stress is like the black lung disease of the profession. Because it is silent, we don't see it creeping up on us until it causes damage. Here's a prescription for well-being. Read More



IN EVERY ISSUE  




Editor's Page
By Merrylin Astin Tarlton
Practice Management Family Album Read More

Practice Development Clips
By Ross Fishman
Ross Fishman on the new world of practice marketing. Read More

Chair's Message
 
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Reader Feedback
 
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TECHNOLOGY IN PRACTICE / INNOVATING  




As I was Saying: Ancillary Businesses: Can't We All Just Get Along?
Wendy R. Leibowitz
Subsidiaries serving law firms' clients are growing, with or without ethics rules. Read More

nothing.but.net: Simplifying Life On the Net
By Erik J. Heels
There's such a thing as too much information, but you can control it. Read More

Feature: What's Up in Corel's Wordperfect Office 2002: The Odyssey Continues
By Daniel S. Coolidge
WordPerfect's new version emphasizes superior document compatibility. But is there more? Read More

E-Definitions: Foot Soldiers and Attack Masters
By mark Tamminga
Covert Demons can crush Net services. Be warned! Read More

Research Dig: Sow the Data, Reap the Knowledge
Genie Tyburski
Research management has a new friend in a handy utility, ClickGarden. Read More

Product Watch
By Storm Evans
The latest legal technology news in the lpm-newproducts@abanet.org inbox. Read More


PRACTICE DEVELOPMENT / MARKETING  




One Lawyer's Renaissance: Creating a Small Firm at the Millenium
By David P. Leibowitz

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Practice Development Clips
By Ross Fishman

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Marketing: Marketing While You're Parenting
By Robert W. Denney

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SMART PRACTICES / MANAGING  




Confronting Alcoholism in the Legal Profession
Michael J. Flaherty and Richard J. Jacobson

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Reducing Stress: Understanding and Managing the Tigers in Our Heads
By George W. Kaufman

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On Balance: Creatively Mixing Law Practice and Parenthood
By Marcia Pennington Shannon

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