Course Description

Technology can help you remove efficiency bottlenecks in your law practice —if it's used sensibly and strategically.

For example, setting up paperless workflows will enable you to get work done much faster and with much less friction. 

And using automation will dramatically lower your overhead. 

Being able to collaborate virtually with others gives you much-appreciated flexibility.

And outsourcing will give you massive freedom so you can spend more time away from work relaxing and enjoying life more.  

Of course, learning to leverage technology properly requires an investment of time, energy, and money. 

And it can often feel awkward to learn new things. But, the good news is that you don’t need to learn all by yourself. 

This course will give you the guidance you need to start transforming your practice.

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


Instructor

Ernie Svenson

I help lawyers gain prosperity & freedom by leveraging technology more effectively

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

  • 6

    Conclusion

    • Leverage the Wisdom of Henry Ford

    • Final Overview of Working Smarter

  • 7

    Bonuses

    • Free Strategy Call With Ernie

    • Best Books re: Working Smarter

    • Improve Your Decision-Making By Using Mental Models

    • John Fisher on Law Firm Systems (from Virtual Bootcamp)

    • Recording of a monthly Co-Pilot Zoom Meeting (Cloud-Based Automation Via Zapier)

Reviews

5 star rating

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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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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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