mLife ::: What is mLife?

mLife ::: What is mLife? Anybody else seen these ads? I was in DC Monday and Tuesday of this week, and they were literally glued to every street corner. Airport kiosks, TV ads, full page spreads in USA Today and other newspapers.What is it? According to the...

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Rest in Peace, MDP :::

Rest in Peace, MDP ::: An article by New York State Bar Association president (and Proskauer Rose partner) Steven Krane explores the lessons that the legal profession can learn from the Enron debacle.Krane’s logic goes this way: Enron had Andersen as an auditor, and Enron had Andersen...

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Web services end users in

Web services end users in short supply ::: Here I am at this conference, sitting at a computer with a direct Internet connection. In the past ten minutes, I’ve checked e-mail (home e-mail through Hotmail, work e-mail through Outlook Web Access), read the news, I’m posting an...

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Checking in from the Marketing

Checking in from the Marketing Partner Forum ::: I’m in Naples again (one of life’s cruel ironies – it’s at the same not-ready-for-prime -time Ritz Carlton Golf Resort I was at two weeks ago), this time for the Marketing Partner Forum. Keynote speaker is David Maister –...

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A few law firms on

A few law firms on the verge of global domination ::: In this month’s American Lawyer, Peter Zeughauser writes about what it’ll take for a handful of firms to emerge from the pack and be true global powerhouses. Zeughauser (who is the founder and prinicipal at The...

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Gates memo: “We can and

Gates memo: “We can and must do better” ::: The first major strategy shift for Microsoft since Gates’ .Net letter from two years ago. Many Microsoft execs are doing their version of a mea culpa – for example, Microsoft’s Group V.P. for Operating Systems Jim Allchin was...

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CPA Firms Adopting the Corporate

CPA Firms Adopting the Corporate Approach ::: At the recent Winning is Everything conference, I picked up a copy of Practical Accountant magazine. The cover story is about “Going Corporate” – a trend among growing accounting firms. What accounting firms are realizing, according to those interviewed, is...

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