Friday and the bank

It felt good to walk our business loan payment over to our bank this afternoon. I’m old school where we deposited our paychecks and made loan payments in person — especially on Fridays. Gave loan officers, and even the president of the bank the opportunity to get up from behind their desks to shake the...
Blogging and speaking work incredibly well together

New York VC and long time blogger, Fred Wilson is a big believer that blogging prepares you to speak well. …If you have to speak publicly a lot, particularly in unscripted situations, I would suggest you write publicly regularly as well. Why? …Writing regularly makes it so much easier to speak publicly in unscripted situations....
Oh The Places You’ll Go By Blogging

I’m a small town trial lawyer by trade. Over seventeen years, I made it to county courthouses in cities the likes of Viroqua, Prairie du Chien, Sparta, Black River Falls, Whitehall and Mauston. Occasionally I made it to courts in Madison, Minneapolis and Chicago. I don’t believe I was ever invited to speak to a...
Legal tech movement underway big time and world-wide

There’s little question a real legal tech movement is underway world-wide — and one that’s accelerating at much faster clip than ever before. It’s different than from just a year or two ago. Being in Amsterdam a couple weeks ago for the Lexpo legal tech and innovation conference and a Dutch Legal Tech Meetup the feeling was palpable. A combination...