Earlier this month I was pleased to contribute a 1-hour presentation for the Learn OneNote Conference hosted by Jared DeCamp! My 1-hour session goes over how I use OneNote as a legal case file / trial notebook. How to create a Notebook package which acts like a pre-built template and some tips and tricks … More Learn OneNote Online Conference
If you work in a law office chances are you’ve come across sticky notes. Little pieces of colored paper with a resin on the back that lets you stick them to nearly any surface. They come in all shapes and sizes, some are custom made even. Are you aware however, that you can create digital sticky … More Sticky Notes – Now with Less Paper!
This week I’m back in the Sacramento area with my colleagues at the Yuba County District Attorney’s Office for a one day workshop on OneNote and other parts of the Paperless Prosecutor Series. … More Regional OneNote Workshop
I’m trying something new this week and introducing a series of brief OneNote tutorial videos with legal professionals and law students in mind. The first one is already up on my new YouTube channel – Paperless Prosecutor! Check it out and tell me what you think! I have some more content ready to go, … More OneNote in OneMinute Video Series
No blog post this week, as I’m preparing for my third statewide presentation with the California District Attorneys Association. Very honored to be presenting at the New Prosecutor Seminar. This Thursday in Folsom I’ll be presenting on the “Paperless Prosecutor” and some more tips and tricks on moving towards a more efficient law practice as a … More Presenting on OneNote and More at CDAA New Prosecutor Seminar
One of the most interesting options for mapping demonstratives and exhibits is Google Earth Pro. It used to be prohibitively expensive at $399.00 but now with the GEPFREE promo code any lawyer or law student can download and install it for free. Google Earth Pro opens up a whole new realm of demonstrative and exhibit possibilities. With the Movie Maker and Path functions you can create virtual flyovers of locations and re-create the movement of key elements of any case. … More Google Earth Pro is Free and Useful
The first thing any serious OneNote user wants to do is install Onetastic, a set of add-ins and macros that will take your organization and preparation to the next level. In this post I’ll share some of the must have Onetastic macros to download, and provide a brief step by step to installing this free fantastic Onetastic add-on! … More A Lawyer’s Onetastic Starter Kit
If you are a serious OneNote user you need to be using the desktop version (either 2013 or 2016). For now, this is still the best version of OneNote to use to create your notebooks and organize them with the full set of features and plug-ins / add-ons like Onetastic! … More Setting OneNote 2013 (desktop) as your Default Version in Windows 10
Want to find out about the most powerful set of FREE add-ons and tools for OneNote? Then keep reading to learn about OneTastic! OneNote is arguably the crown jewel in the Office Suite, a hidden jewel, but a jewel none-the-less. The premier note taking application is nearly universal, found across all platforms except the former … More The Fantastic Onetastic!
I am a huge believer in the pen as one of the most flexible, efficient, and intuitive devices for human learning, creativity and planning. Lawyers have long used pen and paper to take notes, often furiously in trial, I never wanted to change that, I just wanted to make that experience a little better. Of the three major eco-systems, iOS, Android, and Windows, only Microsoft fully embraced digital ink as a first class data citizen in their OS. … More What I use