2009 Facebook Demographics and Statistics Report: 276% Growth in 35-54 Year Old Users

http://www.istrategylabs.com ― In October 2007 I wrote about “Facebook Demographics Direct From Their System” that gave an account of Facebook’s democraphic composition using a few read more…
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Twitter Raising New Cash At $250 Million Valuation

http://www.techcrunch.com ― Twitter, which just recently turned down a half billion dollar acquisition offer from Facebook (albeit to be paid mostly with Facebook stock), is dip read more…
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GAL: In Response to David Giacalone’s Concerns about the Ethics of Value Billing

http://greatestamericanlawyer.typepad.com ― David Giacalone over at the f/k/a blog posted back on December 03, 2008 that “Value Billing-Pricing by lawyer raises many ethical red flags”. David read more…
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Back to School: I'm teaching web 2.0 & Social Media

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Economy Pinches the Billable Hour at Law Firms

http://www.nytimes.com ― Clients have complained for years that the practice of billing for each hour worked can encourage law firms to prolong a client’s problem rather than read more…
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The Billable Hour & "The Trust Me" Model of Billing | Wired GC

http://www.wiredgc.com ― “Billable Hour” is a regime, characterized by most attorneys charging by the hour, with no alternative control mechanisms save for the individual law read more…
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Five Best People-Search Engines for Tracking Down the Adversary

http://lifehacker.com ― Need to do a little online detective work? Track down anyone from long lost schoolmates to the new friend whose number you've lost with this assortm read more…
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Rumour: Google to buy Skype

http://www.techradar.com ― Leading VoIP service Skype goes from strength to strength, with revenues rising by 26 per cent last quarter. Yet despite this success, parent company read more…
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The LinkedIn Lawyer: Lawyers Get Snippy on Twitter

http://linkedinlawyer.blogspot.com ― Long discussion on the benefits and use of twitter by lawyers. read more…
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LinkedIn for Marketing » Blog Archive » I Did Not Get the Value of LinkedIn? Do You Get It?

http://linkedinformarketing.com ― This article provides advice on how to use LinkedIn for marketing purposes. Clearly written so that the marketing obtuse like me can understand Link read more…
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Solos Do Everything Biglaw Does, Only Backwards and in High Heels

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 Many large firms assume, wrongly, that solo and small firm lawyers don't handle complex issues.  Truth is, many of us do.  But unl read more…

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The Lessons of Format and Familiarity How To Take Your Blog To The Next Level and Build a Strong Reader Base

http://greatestamericanlawyer.typepad.com ― here are a few things that I have learned over the last four years and 1500+ blog posts. In retrospect, it surprises me that it took as long as it d read more…
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Time to Kill the Billable Hour

http://amlawdaily.typepad.com ― "The billable hour makes no sense, not even for lawyers," Chesler, a prominent litigator, writes: "If you are successful and win a case early on, read more…
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Best Practices for Virtual Law Firms

http://www.elawyeringredux.com ― The eLawyering Task Force of the Law Practice Management Section of the ABA, had its monthly telephone call on Friday. One of the action items is a r read more…
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Value Billing-Pricing by lawyers raises many ethical red flags for commentator David Giacalone

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu ― We’ve been raising questions about some of the principles and tactics of value billing for almost five years, and have garnered virtually no analysis read more…
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