Archive for February 2013

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Thanks Congress!

Every since humans decided to give government a try, we’ve decided to complain about it. Tom Sawyer’s dad whined about it, half the news media is paid to kvetch about […]

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10 Wackiest Tax Laws and Deductions

Let out your inner tax nerd! These 10 wacky tax laws are fun anytime of the year. You might even get a few hot tips that you can take to […]

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Is your small business paying too much in taxes?

For many successful small businesses, every penny counts. In fact, finding savvy, smart ways to save money means having more money to invest, more money to grow, and more money […]

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Attorney on a Job Hunt? 3 Insights From a Music Blogger

As some of our readers know, I lead a double life. On the one hand, I’m a respectable solo practitioner. I spend a fair portion of my day drafting contracts, […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Odds Are, Your Data’s Getting Stolen

Greetings again, after a Valentine’s Day holiday that somehow feels more divisive each and every year. For yours truly, February 14th is the best opportunity to take stock of all […]

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Bill like a super star associate

As an associate at an international law firm, I quickly learned that my value to the firm was, at least partially, directly related to the number of hours I billed […]

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5 small business apps for (nearly) effortless accounting

I’m a little embarrassed to admit it, but during my first year as a small business owner I maintained pretty much all of my records in a small folder. I […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Dr. Gwyneth Dre-Paltrow, MBA

I know you’ve been thinking: Why hasn’t anyone on the internet combined the sage business acumen of Gwyneth Paltrow and Dr. Dre into a chimera of implacable capitalist know-how? Well, […]

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It’s Good to Be a Sociable Lawyer: NYC Meetup Pics

Did you make it to our recent Sociable Lawyer Meetup in NYC? At “The Bar” in Manhattan, we met up for drinks and networking with 50+ lawyers. In fact, it […]

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3 Ways To Enhance Your Credibility

Networking and marketing are important parts of building a book of business for any solo practice. Nonetheless, it’s true that many successful solo practices build a significant portion of their […]

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#Smallbiz Wrap: Go Ahead. Share Stuff.

This weekend, America enjoys one of its great unofficial holidays: Superbowl Sunday. There will be wings and there will be beer and there will be advertisements for cars that you […]

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It’s Just Business: When Family Goes Pro

Certainly one of the most unique aspects of this year’s Super Bowl is that it’s a family affair. Coaches Jim and John Harbaugh, brothers, will be facing off against each […]