This episode continues a discussion on how lawyers can get the most out of Microsoft 365 tools like Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook. Whether you use a Mac or a PC, these tools help streamline the most common workflows in your law practice.

I invited Ben Schorr to explain the ins and outs of 365 software. Ben works at Microsoft as a senior-level product manager for content, so he has major insight into how to get the most out of your Microsoft Office software.

In this episode, Ben discusses the following:

  • Exploring Microsoft 365’s Mobile App

  • Leveraging

  • Quick Access Toolbar

  • Email Management and Learning Resources

  • Windows Speech Recognition and Dictation Options

Show Notes

  • If you want to level up your law practice, check out my Law Practice Assessment. (after you answer a few questions, you’ll get specific recommendations for improvement in 5 key areas of your practice).

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P.S. If you're a practicing lawyer, check out this Law Practice Assessment . After answering a few questions, you'll get detailed recommendations for improving five key areas of your practice.