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Kennedy-Mighell Report
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The Kennedy-Mighell Report is a legal technology podcast with an Internet focus. Noted legal technologists Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell bring listeners an in-depth analysis of the latest advancements in legal technology, in addition to best practices for utilizing existing tools. The duo aims to educate lawyers on how technology can be used to improve services, interactions with clients, and overall workflow.

Call (720) 441-6820 and leave a message on Dennis and Tom’s Tech Questions Hotline.

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Aug 30, 2019

The Coming of the 5G Networking Standard

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss what lawyers need to know about the current state of 5G technology.

Aug 16, 2019

The Unconference—A Viable Conference Alternative?

Dennis Kennedy & Tom Mighell discuss the pros and cons of unconferences and whether they could replace traditional conference structures.

Jul 30, 2019

The Rewarding Practice of Personal Quarterly Off-Sites

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell explore the benefits of implementing personal quarterly off-sites.

Jul 5, 2019

Exploring Mary Meeker’s 2019 Internet Trends Report

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell explore the 2019 Internet Trends report created by venture capitalist Mary Meeker.

Jun 21, 2019

The Essential Summer Reading List: Best Beach Reads for Lawyers

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell’s share their summer reading lists, discuss thoughts on how reading is changing and whether it's affects the reader’s experience (i.e. digital, audio, or paper).

Jun 7, 2019

Deep Fakes: Preparing Lawyers to Combat Counterfeits

Fake photos, fake video, and fake audio, how the deep fake phenomenon impacts the practice of law.

May 24, 2019

Taking Back Control: Managing Your Tech Addiction the Smart Way

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell share their thoughts on why a tech detox, even just for the duration of a vacation, is overkill compared to addressing the problem with digital mindfulness.

May 6, 2019

A Global Legal Tech Space: Aiming for a Truly Collaborative Online Community

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell offer their ideas for bringing the legal tech community together in a collaborative online space.

Apr 19, 2019

Emojis and Gifs: Pictorial Language Implications in Law

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss emojis and gifs and the implications of their use in the legal profession.

Apr 5, 2019

What’s Your Favorite Cool Tool?

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about cool tools— the tools they can’t live without.

Mar 22, 2019

Technology Competence Perspectives

Debbie Foster talks about her perspective on the current state of lawyers and technology.

Mar 5, 2019

The Future of Legal Tech Conferences

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the current state of legal tech conferences and the need for balance between highly innovative content and essential training content at tech conferences.

Feb 15, 2019

Best Practices for Measures and Metrics in Law Firms

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss measures and metrics and how lawyers can use them to better their practices.

Feb 4, 2019

Quantum Computing — How Will it Affect the Legal Profession?

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss what lawyers need to know about quantum computing.

Jan 18, 2019

Exploring the Definition of “Legal Technology”

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell decipher the meaning of “legal technology” in 2019 as well as legal tech vs. illegal tech.

Jan 4, 2019

Resolutions for Tech Improvement in 2019

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell announce their technology and podcast resolutions for 2019.

Dec 21, 2018

Pardon Our Interruption – The 2018 Edition

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell recap legal technology in 2018 in “Pardon the Interruption” style.

Dec 10, 2018

Today’s Biggest Challenges in Legal Tech

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about what they consider to be today’s biggest challenges in legal tech.

Nov 16, 2018

Illuminating the Dark Web

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the need for lawyers to have a basic understanding of the dark web – both its uses and dangers.

Oct 31, 2018

The College of Law Practice Management Futures Conference: Cybersecurity

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about the College of Law Practice Management Futures Conference and cybersecurity.

Oct 12, 2018

Technology Personalization

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about how the personalization of technology has made it hard to make recommendations about technology solutions.

Sep 28, 2018

Using Websites as Tools

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss how they use websites and, how RSS and social media are eliminating the use of destination sites.

Sep 14, 2018

Saying Good-Buy: What to Think about when Buying Technology

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about the latest technology on the market and which ones are worth the purchase.

Aug 31, 2018

Collaborating with Cybersecurity in Mind

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about how the use of collaboration tools can impact your cybersecurity.

Aug 10, 2018

Hypes and Lows: Breaking Down the Technology Hype Cycle

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about the technology hype and why you should be excited about it.

Jul 25, 2018

Revisiting the Internet of Things

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the internet of things (IOT) and how the IOT has grown and developed, the problems with it and how it has affected our expectations about smart technology.

Jul 9, 2018

Disruptive Innovation in a Law Practice

Whitney Johnson talks about disruption, the s-curve of innovation, and how these techniques can help you manage your law firm effectively

Jun 29, 2018

How to Delete Data Safely

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell give tips and tricks to the best way in deleting and destroying data.

Jun 15, 2018

The 2018 LinkedIn Connection Competition Results

Laurence Colletti and Julie Tolek join Dennis and Tom as they talk about what they learned about LinkedIn while participating in the contest.

May 31, 2018

Digital Spring Cleaning

Tom Mighell and Dennis Kennedy discuss cleaning out storage on your computer and mobile devices.

May 18, 2018

Dissecting the Phrase “People, Process, and Technology”

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the pros and cons of the commonly used technology phrase, “people, process, and technology.”

Apr 30, 2018

The 2018 LinkedIn Connection Competition

Julie Tolek and Laurence Colletti shares their LinkedIn tips, from paying a little extra for premium to using groups, and the various benefits of putting time into growing your profile.

Apr 20, 2018

How Microsoft’s Changes could Affect Windows and other Products

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about the reorganization of Microsoft and the implications of their shift in focus.

Mar 30, 2018

Safe Ways to Use Facebook

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the tricks that will help make your Facebook account more secure.

Mar 23, 2018

Is Reddit a Business Tool?

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about Reddit, what it is, and how you can and should use it as a tool in your business.

Feb 23, 2018

Navigating the News

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss the best and worst ways to consume the news.

Jan 26, 2018

Using Personal Knowledge Management in Your Practice

Hosts Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss their own personal knowledge management systems, analyzing what works and what doesn’t.

Jan 12, 2018

The Lawyer’s Guide to Collaboration Tools and Technologies: Smart Ways to Work Together

Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell discuss how technology has changed since the first edition of their book was published and what collaboration tools are most commonly used today.

Dec 28, 2017

2018 Goals and Tech Resolutions

In the final 2017 episode of the Kennedy-Mighell Report, Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell talk about what technology goals they have for 2018.

Dec 19, 2017

Pardon the 2017 Interruption: An Annual Recap

In the final 2017 episode of the Kennedy-Mighell Report, Dennis and Tom discuss topics like augmented reality, voice-activated technology, and cryptocurrency.

Dec 1, 2017

Dennis and Tom’s Holiday Tech Favorites

In this legal technology podcast, Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell share some of the things they are most thankful for when it comes to technology.

Nov 27, 2017

Tech Pet Peeves

Technology isn’t perfect. Tune is for Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell’s biggest technology pet peeves.

Oct 27, 2017

Why Lawyers Don’t Use Document Assembly (and Why They Should)

This legal technology podcast covers why lawyers aren’t using document assembly and why this should probably change.

Oct 13, 2017

Celebrating the 200th Episode of the Kennedy-Mighell Report

Dennis and Tom answer questions about a wide array of topics like client portals, misused technology, and (Tom’s favorite) Bluetooth speakers.

Sep 22, 2017

Origins, Progression, and the Future of the Kennedy-Mighell Report

In anticipation of their 200th episode, Dennis Kennedy and Tom Mighell reminisce on the origins of their podcast.

Sep 8, 2017

How to Teach Lawyers About Legal Technology

This legal technology podcast explores the most effective ways to introduce technology to lawyers.

Aug 25, 2017

Integrating Technology into Legal Education

This legal technology podcast looks at the effect technology education could have on lower attendance numbers and the industry as a whole.

Aug 11, 2017

#Fail: How to Handle Failing Technology Projects

Dennis and Tom discuss how to deal with failed tech projects, including when to see a struggling endeavor to the end and when to let it go.

Jul 28, 2017

Exploring Virtual and Augmented Reality

This podcast covers virtual and augmented reality and the tools that give you the best virtual experience.

Jul 14, 2017

What Lawyers Should Know About Drones

This legal podcast dives into drones and how they will affect the legal market.

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Dennis Kennedy

Dennis Kennedy is an award-winning leader in applying the Internet and technology to law practice. A published author and...

Tom Mighell

Tom Mighell has been at the front lines of technology development since joining Cowles & Thompson, P.C. in 1990....

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