Entries by Colleen Furey

10 Best Security Practices for Securing Client Data

Keeping client data secure is always a minimum requirement for law firms. The combination of recent events, maturing technology, and evolving best practices make now a good time to reevaluate your security procedures and whether you’re doing enough to keep your practice and clients safe. Earlier this month, our team presented a webinar on the […]

Take Your Firm Farther With iManage Work 10 and IT provided by Netgain’s Afinety

To practice law is to manage. Clients, cases, correspondence, documents, memoranda — the assignments and responsibilities of the job are relentless and require ongoing management to keep everything straight. You need a software solution that will help you actively manage your workload so you can keep tasks in order. iManage Work 10 helps you and […]

Tips and Tricks – Microsoft Word Styles, Multilevel Numbering & Tables of Contents

Afinety University Tips & Tricks Webinar Series is designed for attorneys, paralegals, and legal assistants who would like to develop their skills in Microsoft Word and other common law firm software programs. Instructor Diana Baker, Afinety’s Macro Developer and Trainer, has over 20 years of experience working in the legal field and demonstrates easy tools […]

Time for a (Cloud) Change: Poor Performance and Outages Aren’t “Normal”

Originally published September 28, 2020, by Bill Sorenson, VP of Product, Netgain at www.elite.com. 2020 has been painful at best—changing how law firms interact with clients, access core applications, files, and confidential information, and remain productive even when working remotely. With guidelines changing on a near-weekly basis, it’s hard to define what our “new normal” is […]

Tips and Tricks – Microsoft Word Track Changes and Document Comparison

Recently, the Afinety University Webinar Series looked at “tips and tricks” regarding the track changes and document comparison features in Microsoft Word. Led by Diana Baker, Afinety’s Macro Developer and Trainer, the webinar covered best practices when tracking changes, options for markup and displaying changes, printing with or without markup, and features when comparing or […]