Macs in Law Survey - Dashboard
VIEWED
1491
STARTED
1135
COMPLETED
835
COMPLETION RATE
73.57%
DROP OUTS
300
TIME TO COMPLETE
2 mins
Please describe yourself:
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Practicing lawyer in a small law firm (1-10 attorneys) 470 48.81%
  Practicing lawyer in a medium-size law firm (11-50 attorneys) 76 7.89%
  Practicing lawyer in a large law firm (> 50 attorneys) 162 16.82%
  Law student 96 9.97%
  In-house counsel 36 3.74%
  Other 123 12.77%
Total 963 100 %
Please describe yourself: - Text Data for Other
11/09/2010 12592732 legal assistant
11/08/2010 12584971 Law Clerk (taking bar exam in Feb '11)
11/08/2010 12577023 IT Firm specializing in supporting law firms
11/06/2010 12560813 independent paralegal
11/05/2010 12546961 Legal Assistant in a small law firm
11/05/2010 12546109 recent law school grad, waiting for bar results
11/04/2010 12540443 Office manager
11/03/2010 12527200 Certified Paralegal
11/02/2010 12515509 paralegal
11/01/2010 12501493 Research Manager in a large firm (>50 attorneys)
What is your primary computer's operating system?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Windows 36 37.5%
  Mac 60 62.5%
Total 96 100 %
Do you have an iPad?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 10 10.42%
  No 86 89.58%
Total 96 100 %
Do you plan on purchasing an iPad in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 1 33.33%
  No 2 66.67%
Total 3 100 %
When you graduate, which platform will you choose to base your office's IT needs upon?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Windows 27 32.93%
  Mac 52 63.41%
  Other 3 3.66%
Total 82 100 %
When you graduate, which platform will you choose to base your office's IT needs upon? - Text Data for Other
10/28/2010 12456210 I won't have a choice. I'd prefer a Mac.
10/28/2010 12452313 both
10/26/2010 12425863 Whatever I need to.
Do you currently use Macs in your office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 463 54.6%
  No 385 45.4%
Total 848 100 %
How long have you used Macs in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Less than 1 year 78 18.18%
  1 year 52 12.12%
  2 years 86 20.05%
  3 years 38 8.86%
  More than 3 years 175 40.79%
Total 429 100 %
Which of the following cloud-based applications do you use in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Basecamp 33 5.95%
  Clio 54 9.73%
  Freshbooks 12 2.16%
  Google Apps 169 30.45%
  HoudiniEsq 7 1.26%
  Rocket Matter 25 4.5%
  QuickBooks Online 41 7.39%
  Other 214 38.56%
Total 555 100 %
Which of the following cloud-based applications do you use in your law office? - Text Data for Other
11/09/2010 12595140 several
11/09/2010 12592732 none
11/08/2010 12582624 bill4time
11/08/2010 12581359 none
11/08/2010 12581204 Dropbox, MobileMe
11/08/2010 12579072 MobileMe
11/08/2010 12571199 Dropbox
11/07/2010 12567107 dropbox
11/07/2010 12565869 Dropbox
11/06/2010 12560813 Evernote
Which of the following desktop applications do you use in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Billings 49 5.11%
  Daylite 46 4.8%
  iWork 181 18.89%
  Lawstream 9 0.94%
  Microsoft Office 355 37.06%
  OpenOffice 57 5.95%
  Parallels 108 11.27%
  VMWare Fusion 70 7.31%
  Other 83 8.66%
Total 958 100 %
Which of the following desktop applications do you use in your law office? - Text Data for Other
11/08/2010 12581359 Things, NeoOffice
11/08/2010 12581204 Quickbooks
11/08/2010 12579869 Lacerte, Timeslips
11/08/2010 12575534 Neooffice, Timenet law, bento
11/06/2010 12559146 OfficeTime
11/05/2010 12546109 no law office yet
11/03/2010 12530039 Filemaker
11/02/2010 12518677 Mariner Write
11/02/2010 12518305 Circus Ponies Notebook, PDFpen Pro
11/02/2010 12513908 Timeslips
What most influenced your decision to select Apple over PC products?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Usability 135 32.69%
  Hardware aesthetics/design 18 4.36%
  Better support of graphics/photos 5 1.21%
  Familiarity due to at-home use of Apple/Mac products 45 10.9%
  Technology is more reliable and secure 190 46%
  Other 20 4.84%
Total 413 100 %
What most influenced your decision to select Apple over PC products? - Text Data for Other
11/06/2010 12560813 Clients using Mac, needed to learn it
11/05/2010 12546109 i will choose apple, if it makes sense
10/28/2010 12455776 the partners picked it long before I started here
10/28/2010 12453983 no my decision
10/28/2010 12451769 User Choice
10/27/2010 12440861 all of the above.
10/27/2010 12440345 Once I understood that with parallels I could have a MAC & still run WordPerfect & other windows programs
10/27/2010 12434134 PC products are slow to boot up, unreliable and microsoft products are second rate compared to Apple
10/26/2010 12427724 attorney preference
10/26/2010 12423509 I use a PC as well
If you had to re-implement your office's IT needs, would you choose to use Macs again?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 421 98.36%
  No 7 1.64%
Total 428 100 %
Are you considering switching to Macs in your law office in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 74 19.42%
  No 307 80.58%
Total 381 100 %
Do you currently use iPads in your law office?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 209 26.06%
  No 593 73.94%
Total 802 100 %
Are you considering purchasing iPads for your law office in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Yes 238 42.42%
  No 323 57.58%
Total 561 100 %
What mobile devices do you currently use?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  iPhone 502 60.12%
  BlackBerry 272 32.57%
  Palm Pre 23 2.75%
  Android-based device 98 11.74%
  Other 103 12.34%
Total 998 n = 835
What mobile devices do you currently use? - Text Data for Other
11/09/2010 12598614 Ipod
11/09/2010 12593737 cheap phone
11/08/2010 12581132 cell phone
11/08/2010 12581059 cell phone
11/07/2010 12567398 Itouch
11/07/2010 12567107 cell phone
11/05/2010 12550882 basic cell phone
11/03/2010 12527871 no smart phone
11/02/2010 12519023 None
11/02/2010 12518677 Ipod Touch
Which, if any, of the following mobile devices do you plan on switching to in the next year?
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  I'm not planning on switching mobile devices in the next year 587 72.83%
  iPhone 143 17.74%
  BlackBerry 15 1.86%
  Palm Pre 5 0.62%
  Android-based device 46 5.71%
  Other 10 1.24%
Total 806 100 %
Which, if any, of the following mobile devices do you plan on switching to in the next year? - Text Data for Other
11/08/2010 12580743 a verizon iphone - I hope
11/05/2010 12550882 something 4G
11/02/2010 12518677 Ipad
10/29/2010 12469687 none
10/28/2010 12442247 iPad
10/26/2010 12422437 Android or iPhone, not sure
10/25/2010 12411164 HTC EVO
10/21/2010 12363711 None
10/21/2010 12358202 None
If you have experience with Apple products, how likely would you be to recommend Apple's products to a friend or colleague?
Net Promoter Details
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  Promoters 594 73%
  Passive 161 19%
  Detractors 55 6%
Total 810 100 %
 
Answer Count Percent
20% 40% 60% 80% 100%
  0 2 0.25%
  1 0 0%
  2 7 0.86%
  3 8 0.99%
  4 1 0.12%
  5 19 2.35%
  6 18 2.22%
  7 46 5.68%
  8 115 14.2%
  9 139 17.16%
  10 455 56.17%
Total 810 100 %
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11/09/2010 12598614 Bea@weisskrull-law.com
11/09/2010 12596868 pwartan@gmail.com
11/09/2010 12596324 mila@vecorelaw.com
11/09/2010 12596273 james.vecore@gmail.com
11/09/2010 12595690 jlkruse@fastmail.fm
11/09/2010 12595140 jallenlw@aol.com
11/09/2010 12593988 storscher@wwclawyers.com
11/09/2010 12593737 byronjamesrichards@yahoo.com
11/09/2010 12592732 sedona79@gmail.com
11/09/2010 12592552 Tom.Hutto@gmail.com