July 29, 2013

Advertising On The Internet

The Internet has, of course, eclipsed print advertising for most purposes. It can be much less expensive and reach more people, but the competition has become imense. Birth mothers today are much more likely to search the web than they are to look in a  local newspaper.  There are essentially […]

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Advertising

A traditional approach to private adoption is for a couple to place personal advertisements in local newspapers. You have probably noticed these ads. There may be eight or ten such ads in a single addition of a local paper. They all begin with words like, “Loving Couple Wants to Adopt”. […]

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Spreading The Word

Seeking to adopt a child through private adoption requires a high level of commitment. It is not something that can usually be done in secrecy. If you decide that this is something you want to do, then you must commit yourselves to it and you must be willing to have […]

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Photographs In The Profile

It is often said that “one picture is worth a thousand words”. But too many photographs just cause confusion. Photographs create very powerful impressions. In my experience, birth mothers look very carefully at photographs and they do make a big difference. I recommend using one carefully selected cover photograph. You […]

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Advantages Of Alternative Dispute Resolution

While we have an excellent judicial system, it is over burdened by a high volume of cases, which often results in unreasonable delays. Also, the Rules of Evidence and the Rules of Procedure, as well as substantive law, have become increasingly complex. This can result in a high cost to […]

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