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  It’s often hard to pinpoint one reason why a firm seems to be stuck in neutral, cruising along but not accelerating.   Has your firm’s growth stalled? Are you struggling to scale your operations or your team? It’s often hard to pinpoint one reason why a firm seems to be stuck in neutral, cruising along but not accelerating. The cause is often a combination of things ranging from ineffective teams and poor processes to…
  With so many different types of cloud environments available, it can be hard to determine which one is best suited to your business’s needs.   In the past few months, with employees everywhere going remote, the adoption of cloud-based technology in law firms has reached all new heights. In contrast to on-premises servers (which store a firm’s files locally), cloud-based solutions securely store files on a virtual server. With so many different types of…
It may not feel like it, but the end of the year is fast approaching! Between running reports for shareholders, generating 1099s for every vendor, and figuring out employee bonuses, there can be a lot to deal with and you don’t want to be scrambling to do it all at the last minute. During an ALA Webcast on November 4th, attendees were shown different ways to prepare their firms for the end of the year,…
  With email being a major form of communication in most practices, it’s now more important than ever that you look for ways to make email work for your firm.   Email is one of the most popular forms of communication in modern law firms. According to the American Bar Association’s 2019 Legal Technology Survey Report, 91% of respondents used email to communicate with clients. Despite its prevalence, many attorneys aren’t using the right systems…
  With email being a major form of communication in most practices, it’s now more important than ever that you look for ways to make email work for your firm.   Email is one of the most popular forms of communication in modern law firms. According to the American Bar Association’s 2019 Legal Technology Survey Report, 91% of respondents used email to communicate with clients. Despite its prevalence, many attorneys aren’t using the right systems…
  Vision not only impacts a company’s longevity, but it can also have a major impact on customers.   Blockbuster and Kodak dominated their industries…until they didn’t. Their tales, though inherently different, share a common thread: both were wildly successful companies that failed to adapt and innovate, until they could no longer compete in an evolved marketplace. While neither of these companies were involved in the legal technology industry, their stories should serve as cautionary…
  Vision not only impacts a company’s longevity, but it can also have a major impact on customers.   Blockbuster and Kodak dominated their industries… until they didn’t. Their tales, though inherently different, share a common thread: both were wildly successful companies that failed to adapt and innovate, until they could no longer compete in an evolved marketplace. While neither of these companies were involved in the legal technology industry, their stories should serve as…
  Employee engagement is critical to the success of any firm. So, what can law firms do now to increase employee engagement?   In today’s unique atmosphere and environment, it is especially challenging to engage employees. An engaged employee is enthusiastic about his/her work and does positive things to further his/her employer’s reputation and interests. In contrast, a disengaged employee may do only the minimum job requirements or may actively damage his/her employer’s reputation. Prior…
  Employee engagement is critical to the success of any firm. So, what can law firms do now to increase employee engagement?   In today’s unique atmosphere and environment, it is especially challenging to engage employees. An engaged employee is enthusiastic about his/her work and does positive things to further his/her employer’s reputation and interests. In contrast, a disengaged employee may do only the minimum job requirements or may actively damage his/her employer’s reputation. Prior…
  Many people are working remotely without having signed a remote work policy from their employers. This puts the employer at risk.   In these unprecedented times, many people are working remotely without having signed a remote work policy from their employers. This puts the employer at risk. For protection, employers need appropriate remote work policies in place. Each state has its own specific requirements and regulations regarding types of employees. Please be sure to…