Tom’s Tech Tip: Is the Web Browser You Use in Your Legal Nurse Consulting Business Up-to-Date?

Security is paramount for Certified Legal Nurse Consultants when you’re surfing the web, doing your banking online or even just shopping at any of your favorite websites. But many of you are still using older computers with older operating systems in your legal nurse consulting businesses. This is a recipe for disaster. While you may be able to eke a couple more years of use out of your Windows XP box (against everyone’s recommendations) while you save up for a new computer, one thing you should definitely upgrade is your web browser.

3 Simple Ways for Certified Legal Nurse Consultants to Make a Lasting Impression When Networking

Legal associations and business groups are powerful networking opportunities for Certified Legal Nurse Consultants. But why stop there when everybody (and I mean everybody) knows an attorney? Every person you meet has the potential to connect your CLNC business to an attorney. So boost your marketing potential and network with anybody and everybody who comes within three feet of you. That’s my 3-ft. rule for CLNC consultants.

Thoughts for Success: Excess Is a Liability; Needing Less Is an Asset

There’s a famous quote “Nothing exceeds like excess.” At first it’s hard to grasp, but the more you think about it, the more relevant it becomes. Last week I was in a meeting with an attorney and he started to tell me about a wedding reception he’d attended that had shirtless male models wearing overalls walking around shucking fresh oysters for the attendees (Darn I’m upset that I missed that one!) and another that had monogrammed cloth napkins for the guests.

Tom’s Tech Tip: What Certified Legal Nurse Consultants Can Learn from My Own Mobile Experience

I promised to follow up with you on whether or not I survived a 2-week+ road trip using just my iPad and its attached keyboard. Here are my impressions on being entirely mobile: Did I like being fast and loose? Yes. Did I like being able to pull up email, the Web, my calendar and anything else I wanted anywhere I could find a hotspot? Yes. Did I like the “instant on” feature? Yes. Did I like responding to email, typing and editing business documents on a tablet (even using my stylus and the pdf-notes App? No, no and no.

5 Ways to Turn Attorney Referrals into Cases for Your Legal Nurse Consulting Business

Referral is by far the best and fastest way to gain new attorney-clients and more cases for your legal nurse consulting business. Referral works because it provides instant credibility. Attorneys trust the opinions of their respected attorney colleagues. Referrals are beloved by Certified Legal Nurse Consultants because they not only work – they’re free. If you’re ready to ramp up referrals from attorneys apply these 5 steps.

Tom’s Tech Tip: Online Problem-Solving for Certified Legal Nurse Consultants

The other day I was beating my head against my keyboard trying to solve a formatting problem in a document I was creating. After 20 minutes of no results and with daylight rapidly burning and frustration rapidly increasing, I resorted to Word®’s Help function. I don’t have to tell you that I found no joy there. Help is often hit or miss and that day it was certainly missing.