Artificial intelligence and the rise of robot lawyers are interesting topics to talk about. But they’re not helpful if you are looking for ways to improve your practice. Trying to “innovate” for the sake of innovation is dangerous at worst. And at best it’s a waste of time.
You should focus on the nuts and bolts of managing your practice better. Using systems is crucial. After you’ve created good systems, and documented them, then you can focus on automation and outsourcing. You need to manage your practice in a sensible, methodical way.
When it comes to marketing, focus on your strength which is providing personal service to people that interact with you in a way that causes them to like you and trust you. Don’t try to compete with commoditized legal services like Legal Zoom or Avvo.
Be the down-to-earth, sincere caring lawyer that your clients want you to be. And, if you’re going to use technology like a website to market your practice, then use it in a way that sends the right message to the kinds of people you want as clients.
Learn how to find good clients who are thoughtful, discriminating and happy to pay a premium for your valuable services.
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