January 2013

Winter 2013 Comings & Goings (and Congrats!)

by Amy Lemel January 16, 2013

Christina Leigh Chorey joined Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP on March 2, 2012 as Public Relations Specialist.  Christy was previously Public Relations Specialist for Paul Hastings LLP. Nancy Colella was appointed as Chief Marketing and Business Development Officer for Ruskin Moscou Faltischek, P.C., in Uniondale, Long Island on November 28, 2012.  She was Marketing Director […]

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A New Year’s Top 10 – A Better “You” at Work

by Meredith Miller January 16, 2013

10 things you can do to start the new year with your best foot forward at work. 1) Reflect on 2012 –Which projects were successful in 2012? Which needed improvement? Reflect on successes and shortcomings –  you can learn from both. Think about how you can do things differently this year and improve upon your […]

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Device Independent: Responsive Website Design

by Brandie Knox January 16, 2013

Responsive design is a method of designing and developing a website based on a flexible proportion-based grid that readjusts for different browser sizes. A responsive site is built to conform to the maximum width of a desktop browser, as well as the minimum width of a smart phone. Rather than creating disconnected designs, each tailored […]

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Chapter on Chapters: Capital Chapter Bestows Big Idea Award for Breakfast Club Training Series

by Gretchen Lyn Koehler January 16, 2013

The newly launched “Chapter on Chapters” feature will focus on initiatives and activities highlighted in newsletters published by LMA Chapters throughout North America. Amid the hubbub of the holiday season, many LMA chapters were busy considering the nominations they received for their annual “Your Honor” award competitions. The Capital Chapter honed in on Sterne Kessler’s […]

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Journalists’ Journal – Christine Simmons (New York Law Journal)

by Tom Mariam January 16, 2013

Christine Simmons covers the legal industry, particularly law firms, for the New York Law Journal. Christine worked with a team of journalists at ALM affiliated publications to report on the downfall of Dewey & LeBoeuf last year. Christine discussed the Dewey story and other issues relevant to her law firm beat with our Tom Mariam. What are the key […]

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Creative Corner: “The ticket on the meat”

by Andy Edelstein January 16, 2013

Let’s talk about headlines. In advertising, as in journalism, headlines are your best shot at flagging down your prospects, at grabbing their attention and seducing them into reading more. Copywriters live or die by their headlines — and they stress over them endlessly. Law firms give almost no thought to their headlines. And why should […]

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