Personal Productivity

iOS 10 Available Now

As of 2:30 pm on September 13, 2016, iOS 10 was available for my iPhone. The update is a whopping 1.2GB, but states it is “the biggest release of iOS ever.” I’ll be posting some thoughts on the new iOS once I’ve had a chance to download and test. More information on iOS 10 is available here.

By Seth Wilson, ago
Personal Productivity

iPhone 7 in your future?

There were lots of items discussed at today’s Apple event. Two big items are the new iPhone and a new Watch. The new iPhone has no headphone jack, a super fast processor, and improved camera options. Oh, and Apple no longer offers the 16GB option. Isn’t it amazing that 16GB is not enough space anymore? While there are numerous articles out there, this article has a good summary of the announcements and is a quick Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Law Practice Management

Indiana E-Filing Update

The E-file Indiana project continues to roll out to additional counties. The Court has just updated Indiana’s E-filing User Guide with three new tutorials. Add multiple filings to a single envelope Add an attorney to the Public Service List Correctly file a Certificate of Service As of September 1, Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Hendricks, Henry, Madison, and Shelby counties require electronic filing for all subsequent filings. If you need help with e-filing, please let me know. Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Personal Productivity

Using TeamSnap for Team Management

Team Management Software Do you coach your kids’ sports team? It’s a great way to spend time with your kids. Unfortunately, the reality is volunteering to coach is more like volunteering to be the general manager or athletic director. Contacting parents with rain delays and cancellations, updating schedules, game and practice locations, it can be a lot of administrative work. Thankfully, technology can help redeem some of that time. Enter TeamSnap. TeamSnap is an app Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Presentations

Hamilton County CLE Opportunity

On September 15, I’ll be presenting with Adam Gwaltney of Ritman & Associates through the Hamilton County Bar Association (HCBA). The program is called Data Security Essentials: Protection through Policies and Procedures. More details below. There are some other great programs coming up (click here for the list). When: Thursday, September 15 from 11:45 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Where: Hamilton County Judicial Center Jury Assembly Room 1 Hamilton County Square Noblesville, IN 46060 What: Join Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Articles

Back to School Tech Tips

The Indiana Lawyer recently posted my article on being tech-ready for back to school. From the article: Some other ideas to get ready for back to school: Back up your device(s). There’s nothing worse than putting in all this electronic information and losing it due to an unforeseen event. Buy a portable battery charger for your (and your kids’) device(s). Who knows when you will be somewhere and need power? Consider protective cases for your Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Blogging

Scrivener Comes to iOS

The Write Tool I’m a big fan of using the right (write?) tool for the job. Scrivener, by Literature & Latte is one of the best writing tools I’ve found for organizing my writing projects and actually getting my writing out the door. Among many other things, the application allows you to collect reference materials and organize your writing in an outline format. The ability to focus on one section of a blog post, article, Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Personal Productivity

Clear your Outlook inbox, clear your mind

The Indiana Lawyer recently published my article on getting to Inbox 0.  From the article: Why strive for Inbox Zero? The simple answer is because it allows you to be in control rather than be controlled. You get the email out of your inbox and choose when you will respond. Conceptually, Inbox Zero is easy to understand but difficult to implement and maintain. You already have the tools you’ll need. The hardest part is developing Read more…

By Seth Wilson, ago
Law Practice Management

E-Filing Becomes Mandatory

Just a reminder that e-filing became mandatory 7/1/2016 in Hamilton County.  The Indiana Lawyer has this recent article detailing the change. Our office has had good success with e-filing and really appreciate the benefits.  If I can be of assistance with an e-filing question, please don’t hesitate give me a call or send me an email.

By Seth Wilson, ago