Camille Stell is President of Lawyers Mutual Consulting and Services, offering succession planning, business development coaching, keynote presentations and more. Continue this conversation by contacting Camille at camille@lawyersmutualconsulting.com or 800.662.8843.

Networking from 6 Feet

Stay-at-home orders and self-quarantine are impacting our ability to leave home, but they don’t mean our networking efforts have to cease. Having a vibrant network is essential to keeping your law practice healthy. Read More

Managing a Solo or Small Firm During a Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic is changing the way we do business. If your practice was already prepared for remote work, or if you had to figure it out on the fly, here are some tips for making sure you are practicing safely in this strange, new world. Read More

2019 Reading Challenge: Part II

 “If you want to be a writer, you must do two things above all others: read a lot and write a lot. There's no way around these two things that I'm aware of, no shortcut.”  Stephen King, On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft In 2019, I set a New Year’s resolution – a reading c… Read More

2019 Reading Challenge: Part I

“Reading makes immigrants of us all. It takes us away from home, but more important, it finds homes for us everywhere.” Jean Rhys In January 2019, I set my annual reading challenge, this year to read 52 books. By December 31, I had achieved my goal, completing 52 books and reading 15,027 pages. By… Read More

I Passed the Bar. Now What?

Congratulations newly licensed lawyers. Your hard work has been rewarded. However, for some of you, the job search is still ongoing. Here are a few tips to consider. Attend every networking opportunity that comes your way. Consider having cards printed with your contact information so you’ll be able to p… Read More

My 2018 Reading Challenge-- Part III

 “Once you have read a book you care about, some part of it is always with you.” – Louis L’Amour In 2018, for the third year in a row, I set a New Year’s resolution – a reading challenge to read 30 books in a year. By December 31, I had achieved my goal plus some &ndash… Read More

My 2018 Reading Challenge-- Part II

“In the case of good books, the point is not to see how many of them you can get through, but rather how many can get through to you.” Mortimer J. Adler I’m in my third year of creating a reading challenge. Here’s a quick recap. In 2016, my goal was 52 books. I read 53 books and 13,… Read More

My 2018 Reading Challenge--Part I

“Books are a uniquely, portable magic.” Stephen King I’m in my third year of creating a reading challenge. Here’s a quick recap. In 2016, my goal was 52 books. I read 53 books and 13,064 pages. In 2017, my goal was 30 books. I read 38 books and 11,715 pages. In 2018, my goal was… Read More

#ClioCloud Comes to NC in the form of the “Data Driven Lawyer”

Your firm relies on data to thrive. Lawyers Mutual is dedicated to helping lawyers “change with the changes” that are occurring in the industry. We are one of the proud sponsors of the upcoming “Data Driven Lawyer” NCBA CLE which will be held on Friday, June 8 at the NC Bar Center. Th… Read More

My 2017 Reading Challenge Part 3

“So many books, so little time.”  Frank Zappa In 2017, I set a New Year’s resolution – a reading challenge to read 30 books in a year. By December 31, I had achieved my goal plus some – 38 books read. I discussed the challenge in Part 1 and Part 2. Here is the list of books… Read More

My 2017 Reading Challenge Part 2

“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.”  Lemony Snicket In 2017, I set a reading goal, to read 30 books in a year. By December 31, I had achieved my goal plus some – 38 books completed. You may remember I set my first reading challenge in 2017, to read 52 books in a ye… Read More

My 2017 Reading Challenge Part 1

 “The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.”  Dr. Seuss In 2017, I set a reading goal, to read 30 books in a year. By December 31, I had achieved my goal plus some – 38 books completed. You may remember I set my first… Read More