The Reporter Newsletter – Sept/Oct 2012

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The Reporter Newsletter – Sept/Oct 2012

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Sept/oct 2012

From the President

This month, our feature article “Law Firms: A Case for Sustainability” talks about the popularity of law firms turning “green” and “is changing not only how law firms practice law, but how they run their business.”

Since founding our business over two decades ago, we have been constantly doing our best to provide what you need, and we always are searching for ways to improve our service to you.

As always, I invite your suggestions on how we can better serve you and welcome submissions on content matter for this e-newsletter.

Best regards,
Sheila Atkinson-Baker

Law Firms: A Case for Sustainability

By Roy Abernathy, President at Jova/Daniels/Busby

The idea of sustainability has been around for years. For many law firms, however, it’s a new way to cut costs, boost the bottom line, attract new clients, and retain employees.

But why the big push now?

Competition is stiff and law firms (like many businesses) are being forced to implement new strategies to compete, retain employees, and attract new clients.

An approach coined by industry professionals as the “Triple Bottom Line of Sustainability” (social, environmental, and financial, or, essentially, people, planet, and profit) is driving a values-based culture that many law firms believe contributes toward the longevity and resilience of their business, especially in this harsh economic climate.

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Law Firms: A Case for Sustainability

Achieving Personal Objectives

A Shout Out to Paralegals Who Plan..and Plan..and Plan

Tools for the Sustainable Law Office

Comparing Scanned Documents Tips and Workarounds

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Achieving Personal Objectives
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A Shout Out to Paralegals who Plan… and Plan… and Plan
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Tools for the Sustainable Law Office
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Comparing Scanned Documents Tips and Workarounds
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HEARD IN COURT

A man holding a chicken, a fox, and a bag of corn comes to a river with a rowboat that can hold him and one other object. He can’t leave the fox with the chicken or the fox will eat the chicken, and he can’t leave the chicken with the corn or the chicken will eat the corn. How does he get them all across?

Email us the right answer and you could win a $25 gift card!

Our last month’s answer: on top of the person’s head.