How Top Performers Keep and Manage Time

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on June 12, 2017 at 12:48 PM

There are many ways to gain recognition within the legal community. With many lists showcasing super lawyers and rising stars, what defines today’s top performing attorneys? You may or may not be surprised to learn that the answer revolves around time - how it’s managed, how it’s tracked and how it is valued. In this post, we’ll discuss the approach that today’s top performing attorneys take to time - one of our most valuable resources as professionals.

Topics: Contemporaneous Time Entry, Attorneys

Why Attorneys Love Mobile Time Entry

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on February 13, 2017 at 3:06 PM

Valentine’s Day is upon us. You might find yourself wondering, “what do attorneys love?” We’ve got your answer - mobile time entry!

Our Customer Success team asked the top 100 timekeepers to submit a 30-second video answering the question “What do you love about iTimeKeep?” There were several key themes that emerged from our informal survey on our mobile time entry solution:

Topics: Attorneys

It’s Complicated: The Attorney-Technology Relationship

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on December 2, 2016 at 3:39 PM

We’re all familiar with the eyebrow-raising relationship status on Facebook, “it’s complicated.” If attorneys were to assign a relationship status to their feeling toward technology, my guess is that it would be “it’s complicated.”

A silly comparison? Yes, perhaps. However, there is a lot that the legal industry gets wrong about attorneys and their feelings toward technology.

Topics: Attorneys

5 Productivity Tips for the Busiest Attorney

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on March 11, 2015 at 8:09 AM

Hectic. Fast-paced. Chaotic, even.

Life in the modern law firm does not afford wasted time or inefficient processes. Today’s attorneys, from associates to partners, are moving through the day at breakneck speeds. Time is more than money. Time is efficiency, clarity and balance. Time is something that most attorneys today don’t have much of.

For attorneys, effective time management can mean the difference between success or failure. Winning or losing. Accuracy or mistakes. With this in mind, we put together a list of productivity tips to help attorneys make the most of their most scarce resource: time.

Topics: Attorneys

Can Attorneys Really Change Their Habits?

Posted by Gaby Isturiz on July 2, 2014 at 8:41 AM

Good and bad habits alike, have a profound effect on our lives. The habits of attorneys, in particular, may seem small and insignificant within the scope of the day or week, but can amount to dramatic and transformative results over time. Habits, and small ones at that, are the backbone of productivity, job satisfaction, career success and growth.

Topics: Attorneys