Category Archives: Legal Advice

January 16, 2018 Legal Advice, RMN Articles

Will Bitcoin Affect Legal Jobs?

If you have not heard these terms, you have probably been living under a rock… So what exactly is all of this, and how does it work? Bitcoin is a digital currency (also called cryptocurrency). Unlike currencies that we are familiar with, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin are not backed by any country’s central bank or government....

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January 19, 2017 Legal Advice

Technology Detox & Refresher for 2017

It seems as if 2016 was a year of curve balls, hoops, and leaps for everyone. Despite the many events of 2016, we should take some time to refresh and start anew in 2017. The first start to refresh your life is to do a little tech detox. We are all fairly attached to our...

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July 10, 2016 Legal Advice

Apps for Tech Savvy Attorneys: Part 1

Technology has become a large part of our everyday lives. Statistics say about 2.08 billion people worldwide own a smartphone, and they predict this number to grow to 2.6 billion people by the year 2019. Without a doubt, technology is becoming an integral part of our daily lives, as well as our work lives. Here...

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Building Up Job Security

You finally landed your dream job at a good law firm. Regardless of whether you used a legal recruiter or did it yourself, getting into this position was only half the battle of a career. Once you are in the law firm, establishing job security and respect is the next big challenge. Learning how to become an indispensable...

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May 31, 2016 Legal Advice

The Art of a Handshake

First impressions can make or break any encounter. Research has found that a good handshake declares stability, agreeableness, and conscientiousness in an individual. Because of this, a person can decipher many personal qualities by this simple gesture. Handshakes are still an important part of meeting and encountering people, whether it is for an interview, business deal, or meeting an...

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May 10, 2016 Law Research, Legal Advice

Planning Your Career Timeline

When it comes to managing and planning, many people shy away, and tend to go for a fluid path rather than something strict and set. There are a number of attorneys who did not and have not completely planned out how they want their legal careers to pan out over the years. A career is...

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April 26, 2016 Legal Advice

Hobbies for Networking Attorneys

Networking has become a large part of the legal career field. Having a broad and diverse networking community is beneficial because of the knowledge, information, and experience each person brings to the table. Sometimes, we reach a networking plateau, and haven’t met or added more people to our networking list. It’s always good to keep...

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