Most law firms don’t plan to fail when it comes to implementing technology solutions – they simply fail to plan. That’s why your decision to explore technology solutions must begin with a plan.
One of our favorite technology tools is also one of the simplest we have come across. We now receive all my faxes directly to my computer by email.
It was not long ago that fax machines were sufficiently scarce that your neighbor might come next door and asked to use yours. Today however, we would look cross-eyed at anybody who did not have their own fax capability.
It’s easy to become engrossed in whatever you are doing at your computer, and to forget to initiate a call, or attend an appointment. A quick reminder can avoid little embarrassments like forgetting that you were supposed to be in court an hour ago!
Do you ever notice how your computer clock sometimes loses time? I have found my own computer clock can run as much as 20 minutes slower than the office clock which I know to be accurate.