Course Description

The key to unlocking the vast potential in your law practice is leverage.

Technology is one vital “leverage force” that will make your practice exponentially easier to run. But, there are other elements that you need to leverage as well. 

And that's how this course will help you. So that you'll finally start to create a smooth-running, profitable, and easy-to-manage practice that many lawyers only dream about.

Watch this 2-minute intro video


Attorney-Instructor

Ernie Svenson

Ernie Svenson spent 18 years handling complex business cases, which ultimately left him burned out and disillusioned. But then he discovered the joys of a simpler, smarter way of working (i.e. an easy-to-manage paperless practice). Now, he helps fellows lawyers who want to leverage technology to radically transform their practices as well.

Course curriculum

  • 2

    Introduction

    • Welcome to the course!

    • Finding Opportunities & Meeting Challenges

    • Working Smarter = Doing "Knowledge Work"

    • The Essential "Human Factors"

    • The Role of a Proper Mindset

  • 3

    The Keys to Working Smarter

    • Step #1: Identify & Eliminate Drudgery

    • Introduction to the D.I.K.W. Framework

    • How to Organize Digital Information

    • Analyzing Your "Knowledge Factory" - Part 1

    • Analyzing Your "Knowledge Factory" - Part 2

    • The Eisenhower Matrix: A Powerful "Decision Filter"

    • The "P.A.R.A. System" - Organizing Stuff In The Cloud

    • Download your P.A.R.A. Workbook

    • Systematizing 101 - A Simple Guide for Lawyers

    • Effective Task Management for Knowledge Workerrs

    • Delegation: Best Practices

  • 4

    Sensible Technology Strategies

    • Understanding Tradeoffs

    • How to Pick the Best Tech Options

  • 5

    Automation Basics

    • Automation Basics

    • Automation via Templating

    • The Best Text Automation Tool to Start With

    • TextExpander In Depth - With Brett Burney

Reviews

5 star rating

Excellent

Joseph Rockne

Great introduction. Someday I'll have the practice I want. You will help me get there.

Great introduction. Someday I'll have the practice I want. You will help me get there.

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Great Course!

Joe O'Keefe

Great course. Lots of tips that will make a big difference in my practice.

Great course. Lots of tips that will make a big difference in my practice.

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5 star rating

Great introduction!

Nick Bajalia

Extremely insightful from a higher prospective, which gives clarity to prospective endeavors.

Extremely insightful from a higher prospective, which gives clarity to prospective endeavors.

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5 star rating

Great course!

Tom Walker

Loads of helpful information and referrals to great sources.

Loads of helpful information and referrals to great sources.

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5 star rating

Great Introduction to organization and systems

John Cutler

Ernie - gives background to what type of work we want to spend our time on and an introduction to why systems and harnessing and organizing technology and in...

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Ernie - gives background to what type of work we want to spend our time on and an introduction to why systems and harnessing and organizing technology and information is important.

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Stop struggling, start streamlining.

Learn to work smarter!