From the monthly archives:

August 2009

Tweet Image by fredcavazza via Flickr How can you use online social media tools to help you with professional development? This Thursday and Friday, we’ll be hosting a short webinar that examines that different ways Social Media and Professional Networking can be used to strengthen and build your legal career. Whether it’s about setting up […]

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TweetThe ABA Journal ran a fantastic article in it’s August 2009 issue called “Where the Work Is.”  They named seven areas where despite the recession seem to be growing at a steady pace (links take you to our Practice Area Resource pages): Alternative Dispute Resolution Prepaid Legal Services Environmental and Energy Law Consumer Protection Debt […]

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TweetWelcome to “The Best of Connected,” August 2009, week 2. Below you will see different member posts and articles from the community that I found interesting.  If you like what you see, click through the link and leave your comments. NOTE: member log in required for viewing content inside M-H Connected.  Join today! Best Groups: […]

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TweetAudio files and power point slides from our July 23rd webinar, Creating Social Media Policies presented by James S. Wong, VP of Chinney Capital, Melanie Green, CMO at Baker Daniels, and Howard Greenstein, consultant for the Harbrooke Group have been posted to the Social Media Policy group in our community. Connected members can listen to […]

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TweetThe $10K for Charity race is on!  For anyone who is unfamiliar with our charity event, we are giving $10,000 to charity to celebrate hitting the 10,000 lawyer mark in Connected.  There are seven charities that were chosen by our Alliance Partners (click links in the standings to see more about them).  Each charity will […]

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TweetAccording to Am Law’s blog, unemployment among lawyers rose 66% last year to 20,000 lawyers out of work.  Another 3,000 were laid off early this year and it seems that we hear new announcements of lay offs each week.  As a natural optimist, I believe this trend will turn around soon, but to the thousands […]

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TweetAs our network passes the 12,500 mark we continue to look for new and exciting ways to engage.  This summer we have been doing something called “Social Media Solutions,” a two-month theme with a dual focus: “building your career with social networking tools,” and “creating and implementing social media policies.” Building Your Career with Social […]

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TweetWelcome to a weekly post I hope to keep up with, called “The Best of Connected.”  Below you will see different member posts and articles from the community that I found interesting.  If you like what you see, click through the link and leave your comments. NOTE: member log in required for viewing content inside […]

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