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Women In Tech

The gender narrative in tech is rife with examples of inequality. Situations like reddit vs. Ellen Pao and GamerGate death threats show that discrimination against women in tech persists. As for representation, the numbers for women in tech are actually getting worse, especially in positions where they can influence product or business strategy. So how
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New Everlaw Employee

Hello! My name is Alex, and I recently joined Everlaw as a marketing coordinator. I’m thrilled to be part of a very exciting time for Everlaw, in light of our rapid growth (four new members in two weeks!), our recognition by Gartner, and a major new feature in the works. As I step into the
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PwC Leadership Styles Research

The skills needed to excel in a discipline are not the same as those necessary to lead a group of people. However, excellent litigators or engineers or innovators sometimes find their expertise rewarded with a role at the helm of a company.  The challenge is that, as consultancy founder Gerry Riskin explains, “You can’t manage
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In the Everlaw Office

If you follow entrepreneurship and startups, you likely know who Sam Altman is. A month ago, he published his “Life advice upon turning age 30,” which included this recommendation: Go out of your way to be around smart, interesting, ambitious people. Work for them and hire them (in fact, one of the most satisfying parts
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Everlaw Plays Bubble Soccer

It has been almost one year since I joined Everlaw, and a lot of things have happened in that time! Highlights from my first year included meeting lots of interesting people at Legaltech New York and working closely with the smart and driven people here at Everlaw. Seeing the team work hard to build a
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Small legaltech companies have great impact

It’s National Small Business Week! You may be surprised to learn that more than half of Americans work for a small business. Smaller firms have an outsized impact on our economy and our lives: their contributions are critical to driving innovation, job creation, and more—especially in the legal space. Here are five small businesses that
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Open Source Software

We at Everlaw love open-source software. We build off of open-source tools for our application server, database, search engine, front-end framework, and more. What that means is that we don’t reinvent the wheel each time we write a new feature. Just as attorneys start a contract with an existing template and then customize it for
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Legal Technology Innovation

There is a lot of talk about “innovation” or “disruption” especially when conversation turns to software. It’s no secret why everyone wants to be branded “innovative:” in a world of Moore’s Law, no one wants to be last year’s model. However, in the race to keep up, it’s easy to forget what innovation means. Inherent
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