Archive for January 2013

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Millennials Lead in 2013 Small Business Jobs & Growth: Infographic

Being a small business owner isn’t an easy job—you probably work long hours and take on new challenges daily–but you also get to reap the rewards. So how are things […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Boo the Flu

Even though it happens every year, and even though it feels like each year’s flu season is an “epidemic,” this year’s flavor seems especially tenacious. Our office was blitzkrieged. Sick […]

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3 Ways Lawyers Can Be More Productive

A little over a year ago I decided to quit my day job at the boutique firm I’d worked for in order to be my own boss. It’s proving to […]

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You’re Invited to a Sociable Lawyer Meetup in NYC

“Hey, we’re walking here!” Okay, we’re just practicing, because the Rocket Lawyer team is going to be in NYC on Thursday January 24th! We’re really looking forward to talking to […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Go Ninja, Go Ninja, Go

I’ve had the same backpack since I was in sixth grade, a black Jansport number with a well-worn leather bottom. It’s been to Alaska, Hawai’i, and most of the contiguous […]

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How to get that first job as an attorney

Following a series of recent articles from news sources like WSJ and Forbes, would-be-attorneys appear to be increasingly despondent about their options following graduation. Nonetheless, based on the experience of […]

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Why a Will Is Your Best 2013 Resolution

Writing a Will might not be as popular as committing to going to the gym every day or ditching that diet soda habit. But it’s a lot easier! It’s also […]

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Is Law School The Worst Career Decision You Could Make?

It’s not uncommon to read articles in mainstream publications about the pros and cons of the decision to practice law. Interestingly, a number of the most recent articles on the […]

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Got a quick legal question? We’ve teamed up with LawPivot!

At Rocket Lawyer, we love hearing from the individuals and businesses that depend on us. Every day, thousands of you give us the privilege of helping you put the law […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Attack of the Buzzwords

Throughout history, slang has come and gone. What once was groovy became radical which is now awesome or perhaps epic or maybe something far newer that I haven’t heard because […]

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Highlights from Rocket Lawyer’s Trip to CES 2013, Day 2

“My God, this is awesome.” We’ve heard a lot of feedback about the Cloud Consults idea we’re showing off at CES 2013, but that quote from Alex Gold was our […]

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Should your new law practice be a partnership or a solo practice?

Because I’m a solo practitioner myself, I spend a fair amount of time thinking about issues that affect other solos. Of course, many attorneys work in partnerships and small firms […]

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Highlights from Rocket Lawyer’s Trip to CES 2013, Day 1

Greetings from Las Vegas! Or, more specifically, Eureka Park, the TechZone at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES). In case you missed our last post, our goal this year is […]

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What To Do When Things Go Really Wrong

There will be moments in your legal career when things go wrong. Maybe even the devastatingly, “the sky is falling” sort of wrong. It may be that a judge made […]

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Eureka! Get a Free Rocket Lawyer Consult at CES 2013

Every great business starts with a “Eureka!” idea. At Eureka Park, a specialized TechZone at CES in Las Vegas (January 8-11 2013), we’re excited to help the entrepreneurs behind some […]

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Happy New Laws, 2013!

Guest contributor Jesse Londin stops by to write about the brand new laws that went into effect this past Tuesday. From shark fins to car washes to the unsolvable bear […]

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Grow Your Law Practice With New Practice Areas In 2013

Virtually every law practice, big and small, has considered expanding their practice to include new practice areas at one point or another. For example, you may be considering a practice […]