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How to Find the Best Family Law Attorney

Written by 9rules Blog on December 17, 2014

Whether you need help with a divorce, custody dispute, paternity case, visitation rights, or anything in between, it’s smart to have the right family law attorney on your side. But with so many different lawyers to choose from — and each essentially promising the same things — how do you sort through the average firms to find the best?

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Why you need an experienced lawyer

Above all else, you need an experienced lawyer handling your interests. In most cases, experience means years of trial practice, ongoing education, and a commitment to constant learning.

Some of the benefits of having an experienced attorney include knowledge of the courts and access to consultants. Here’s why those things are important. (more…)

9 Rules for Being a Stellar Employee

Written by 9rules Blog on December 7, 2014

Grade point averages, volunteer work, and other standard resume features can only tell you so much about a person. In the real world, employers are looking for more than an impressive resume; they want an impressive employee. Becoming that person requires nine essential traits, all of which contribute to earning brownie points from your boss.

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The Top 9 Ways to Impress Your Boss

Realistically, there are dozens of different ways to make a positive impression on your boss, but these are the nine most important:

Be reliable. Put simply, do what you promise. When you say you’ll be somewhere, get there on time. When you say you’ll do something, follow through with it. As a reliable employee, you can separate yourself from the majority of your peers. Employers are looking for people they can count on, and your dependability will determine your value. (more…)

Top 10 Items That Smartphones Have Replaced

Written by 9rules Blog on November 26, 2014

As more Americans become owners of smartphones, the devices are beginning to replace what used to be considered everyday staples of life. Providers of mobile solutions are starting to pay attention to what people do with their smartphones and are using that information to engage with consumers in creative ways. These top 10 items that smartphones have replaced are important to online marketing firms and the providers of mobile services.


1. MP3 Players

Few people tote around a separate music player now that smartphones can download songs, make playlists and even play videos. Smartphones provide more storage for music than MP3 players and hold a charge longer too.

2. Cameras

Today’s smartphones have photographic capabilities and video recording equipment that is just as good as many digital cameras on the market. Smartphones can also instantly upload the photos onto photo sharing services or send them to friends and family members through an email. (more…)

Valuable Tips to Make Your Move Easier

Written by 9rules Blog on November 25, 2014

Moving from one home to another can be difficult and stressful, but there are things you can do that can make the move go easier, keep unpacking organized and maintain your sanity throughout the move. These tips can be used whether you pack yourself or hire a moving company to help you.


Packing Tips

Pack the items you will need immediately in a clear plastic tub. These include box cutters, paper towels, trash bags and tools. By using a clear plastic tub, it will stand out among the other packed boxes so you know to grab it first. Be sure to include items such as phone chargers, toilet paper, power strips as well as a few cooking and eating utensils. Pack breakable items in clothing, such as using socks to pack glassware. Place a cotton ball in your powder makeup to prevent breakage. Cover the openings of toiletries with plastic wrap and then put the caps back on. Pack plates vertically with bubble wrap or newspaper in between. (more…)

Private Attorney vs Public Defender

Written by David Jones on November 24, 2014

An infographic comparing the earnings between the twi types of lawyers.

Via: Los Angeles Criminal Lawyers Farar Law Group