Use TextExpander For Faster Billing Entries

Introduction Anyone who tracks time likely uses certain phrases numerous times per day. While each time entry is unique, it often contains similar components. Those repeated phrases are prime candidates for automated text expansion. Faster billing entries are essential in today's fast moving environment. I use and recommend TextExpander (iOS) and TextExpander (Mac) (there’s also … Continue reading Use TextExpander For Faster Billing Entries

Thoughts on the iPhone 7

The Indiana Lawyer recently published an article I wrote on Apple's iPhone 7. In the article, I provide an overview of the latest phone and some thoughts to help you decide if you should buy one. From the article: If you are on the fence, consider how often and for what purpose you use your … Continue reading Thoughts on the iPhone 7

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? … Continue reading iPhone 7 in your future?

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, … Continue reading Indiana E-Filing Update

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 … Continue reading Using TeamSnap for Team Management

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. … Continue reading Hamilton County CLE Opportunity

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 … Continue reading Back to School Tech Tips

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 … Continue reading Scrivener Comes to iOS

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 … Continue reading Clear your Outlook inbox, clear your mind