Money for Nothing?

Money for Nothing?

May. 4, 2010 by

I received an inquiry from an administrative assistant in a client’s office today, and it was disclaimed with a note saying, “If you’ll charge a fee to answer this question, please ignore this message.” As I set about explaining how I decide what to charge for, it occurred to me this would make a good “open letter” to clients explaining about how I decide to bill or not bill.

Something’s Burning…

Something’s Burning…

Apr. 30, 2010 by

Is your child’s college fund going up in smoke? I’m not talking about market meltdown here…

Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You

Things Your Burglar Won’t Tell You

Apr. 15, 2010 by

This list of home security tips came to me as a chain mail. It seemed like sound advice, so I thought I would share it here.

Dreams Too Small

Dreams Too Small

Feb. 27, 2010 by

Upheaval in the legal profession has spawned much discussion in the press about how the practice of law is changing.  In particular, a great many newly minted lawyers are disillusioned (to put it lightly) at their dim prospects for finding

Too Late to Care

Too Late to Care

Feb. 25, 2010 by

How do you convince a client that the time to worry about those kids at home is BEFORE the probation violation, not after?

From Behind the Veil

From Behind the Veil

Feb. 23, 2010 by

It’s important to keep in mind that the corporate veil can be “pierced” from both directions.

All Aboard!

All Aboard!

Feb. 21, 2010 by

Welcome; here’s how I intend to use my blog.