Importance of Collaboration When Operating a Virtual Office

With shift towards 100% digital conveyancing now in place for NSW and VIC, firms are starting to think more strategically about the shift to a paperless office and finding ways to be more efficient. A…

The responsibility of cyber security lies with all of us

On Friday, DS News, a US publication, wrote of the launch of the Coalition to Stop Real Estate Wire Fraud. The Coalition began in an effort to educate homebuyers about the threat of wire transfer…

Why the real estate industry has reached a ‘technology intersection’

Today, The Real Estate Conversation released news of the real estate industry reaching a ‘technology intersection’. While innovation enables agents to automate and digitise their processes, it poses problems for an industry that needs to learn…

Collaborate and enhance your brand value using these three tips

When you own your own firm, it is important to measure the impact your efforts are having on sales – essentially your ROI. Investment can come in many forms, event sponsorship, direct sales, advertising and…

Working together to achieve wellness. Three steps to implement a wellbeing program

Often, when businesses speak about collaboration, they think about what collaboration can achieve in terms of teamwork and increasing productivity. While these are important, businesses can think about collaboration and support in other ways. Recently,…

Adapt to thrive: Why law firms must adapt to meet client demand

As we shift to 24/7 service and our clients demand more from us – not only how much we deliver but also how long it takes and what time of day we deliver what they…

How to plan your marketing during times of a slowing market

There’s no doubt about it, proper planning prevents poor performance. Meticulous preparation is required to improve your chances of securing a successful outcome for your clients in their legal matter, and the same goes for…

Lawyers urged to adapt to digital future: Lawyers Weekly

Today, Lawyers Weekly published coverage on our recent Risks and Rewards of e-Conveyancing seminars hosted across Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The seminars uncovered that, while making the shift towards digital has become common in many businesses,…

Why emailing your bank account details puts you and I at risk

Legal Practice Intelligence recently published this piece for InfoTrack on ‘Top tips to protect yourself from large financial loss during a property exchange.’ Today, hearing about fraud and identity theft is unfortunately not uncommon. This month,…

5 tips to get ahead if the property market slows

When I started my business nearly twenty years ago, the plan was to earn an income to support myself and my two young boys. What I didn’t foresee then, was that ten years later, I…