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How Can Experts Remain Calm in Court?

August 2nd, 2016 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources

Recent posts about the performance of expert witnesses on the witness stand have prompted many readers to ask for suggestions in maintaining composure under cross-examination. There are many lists of helpful hints for witnesses on the internet. Some provide excellent tips for testifying and handling cross-examination. On almost all of the lists, the witness is […]

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How to Speak Simple in a Courtroom

May 5th, 2016 · No Comments · Expert Witness Resources, Experts, Marketing

In complicated court cases, lawyers utilize expert witnesses to prove a point. Like many of the technical professionals that I work with, expert witnesses have a complex technical background and often have trouble explaining their work to others in expert testimony. Being an expert takes many years of education and experience to reach a point […]

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Why Your CV Needs A Second Look

March 31st, 2016 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources, Marketing

When was the last time you reviewed your CV or resume? Well, as an expert, if you haven’t updated your information in the last six months, you should think about taking a second look.   It’s no surprise that an expert witness CV receives intense scrutiny. Far more than the average hire. In a 2015 […]

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How to Stay in the Loop Online

December 10th, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness Resources, Marketing

It is impossible to manually stay updated on news, industry updates, and litigation cases. Even as this content is constantly streaming, as a professional you are expected to stay on top of industry trends.   How do you sift through them all?   Luckily, social media, Google, and other resources are catering to this need […]

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Inside Look into ABA 2015 Attorney Demographics

October 1st, 2015 · No Comments · Attorneys, Expert Witness Resources, Legal

The American Bar Association (ABA) has released the current census for licensed lawyers in the US for 2015. Across the board we are seeing a decrease in overall employment rates for recent law grads. A 2014 report by the National Association for Law Placement, show that this rate has fallen for the sixth year in […]

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Introduction to Facebook for Expert Witnesses

September 17th, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources, Marketing

Before the dawn of social media, it was a common belief that if you did not have a website then you did not exist. The same is true today, but a level deeper. Now if you are not on social networks, then your business, even your website, will not been visited. In 2015, Facebook has […]

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An Expert Witness Guide Into Google Analytics

September 10th, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness Resources, Marketing

If you are starting the journey into defining your online brand, or trying to take a new direction by rebranding, a quick look at your Google Analytics can help you decide your strengths and weaknesses. As a free online tool, Google Analytics is extremely powerful and essential for taking a peak into how your website […]

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‘Oh by the way’ Part II

July 2nd, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness Resources, Legal

We posted an article citing a few examples of why an expert witness never wants to hear what comes after retaining counsel says, “Oh, by the way….” Apparently, we struck a nerve with experts and attorneys. The experts offered suggestions for inclusion in subsequent posts and attorneys pointed out myriad manners in which experts drop […]

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Is it Time to Change Your Brand?

July 1st, 2015 · No Comments · Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources, Experts, Marketing

A London-based private equity firm, worth over $1.5 billion, was forced to suddenly change its name. ISIS Equity Partners founded in 1995, found itself associated with the terrorist group ISIS. Now, they’re heavily investing to change the perception of the brand. While your brand might not be worth billions, there are signs that you may […]

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Security Breaches Abound. Is it Time to Dust Off the Typewriters?

June 30th, 2015 · No Comments · Computer, Criminology and Investigations, Expert Witness, Expert Witness Resources, Legal

Hours after reading about another government database being hacked, I spoke to a child therapist about the potential for being engaged as an expert witness. At the end of our conversation, I told her that I was going to email her the details. Her response? “Oh, I stopped using email.” She explained that if the […]

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