What Gives? 21 Ways Lawyers Can Give Back-Every Day
Every day lawyers help people, through actions large and small, public and imperceptible. Take a quick tour through this list of 21 ways to give. Add your own ideas. Pass it on to younger lawyers. Use it as the agenda for your next partner meeting. Start now. It feels good to do good! Plus, "Reality Check: True Calling-- Sidelined by Debt?"
By Merrilyn Astin Tarlton
Give Back (Because You Can and You Should)
In this excerpt from "My Last Lecture: Unsolicited Advice for Future and Current Lawyers," the author provides invaluable words on how students--and every member of the profession can give back.
By Stephen D. Easton
Giving with Hearts and Hands
This Denver firm's unusual foundation does not award large monetary grants, but rather is based on encouraging volunteerism. At the same time, the foundation builds bonds among the firm's 12 offices.
By Mark Beese
Card Smart: Mastering the Art of Holiday Greetings
Holiday cards can cause chaos. But love 'em or hate 'em, you still feel you must send them out. Why not develop a better strategy this year? Here's a summary of what some law firms and marketing directors are thinking about this season. Plus: "Holiday Cards: 10 Things to Think About" and "Holiday Cards and Gifts: Readers' Advice."
By Mary Beth Pratt
The Gift That Keeps on Giving
Box-seat tickets to the playoffs, golf outings and platinum pens are always nice. But the best gift you can give a client is the commitment you make to the quality of your service--all year long.
By Henry Dahut
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How to Get the Most from Your Volunteer Activities
By Carol Schiro Greenwald
A Rose May Be a Rose, But Is a Title a Title?
Witness the breathtaking evolution of law firm titles. What do they all mean?
By Robert W. Denney
A truly timeless ad campaign, spotlight on talk radio, and favorite blawgs of the year.
By Larry Bodine
Should your firm accept credit card payments?
By Bill Gibson