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Last week, For those seeking to double down on short and mid-term cost reduction, the quickest two savings opportunities – 60 to 90 days – appear to be with: Telecommunications: mobile devices and wired (network infrastructure and phone lines), and Technology-related contracts that are expiring within 90 days.  We recommend that you evaluate and take the following steps to pursue your own technology and telecommunications cost savings: 1. Determine if any of the firm’s technology…
Last week, LegalShift issued a communication entitled “How Clients are Addressing “Project Distancing” and Responding to Economic Uncertainty” For those seeking to double down on short and mid-term cost reduction, the quickest two savings opportunities – 60 to 90 days – appear to be with: Telecommunications: mobile devices and wired (network infrastructure and phone lines), and Technology-related contracts that are expiring within 90 days. We recommend that you evaluate and take the following steps to…
Practicing lawyers and those who manage law firms make decisions and judgments with incomplete information. When clients seek legal advice to guide their business decisions, lawyers frequently respond with, “It depends.” Managing a law firm to grow profits requires many trade-offs in allocating resources, assessing risks, and making choices to implement strategy effectively. Both the business and the practice of law require assumptions and dynamic information. Both entail the use of appropriate heuristics, data, and…
Practicing lawyers and those who manage law firms make decisions and judgments with incomplete information. When clients seek legal advice to guide their business decisions, lawyers frequently respond with, “It depends.” Managing a law firm to grow profits requires many trade-offs in allocating resources, assessing risks, and making choices to implement strategy effectively. Both the business and the practice of law require assumptions and dynamic information. Both entail the use of appropriate heuristics, data, and…
WHAT: ACEDS president Mike Quartararo will be joined by Aileen Leventon, senior advisor & consultant of LegalShift, and George Rudoy, BDO national leader of legal management consulting, to present a pre-conference workshop entitled “Identifying Key Metrics to Help Determine the Success of Your Legal Project,” which will explore the challenges of identifying key metrics that help determine the success of a legal project. WHERE: New York Hilton Midtown – Room WC 103 WHEN: Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, 3:00-5:00 pm. Learn…
WHAT: ACEDS president Mike Quartararo will be joined by Aileen Leventon, senior advisor & consultant of LegalShift, and George Rudoy, BDO national leader of legal management consulting, to present a pre-conference workshop entitled “Identifying Key Metrics to Help Determine the Success of Your Legal Project,” which will explore the challenges of identifying key metrics that help determine the success of a legal project. WHERE: New York Hilton Midtown – Room WC 103 WHEN: Monday, Feb. 3, 2020, 3:00-5:00 pm. Learn…
,,With that resolution in sight, I laid the foundation in 2019 … Please collaborate with me in the new year! I continued my lifelong commitment to improving client service delivery and focused on ways to enhance profitability and efficiency for lawyers, legal professionals and those who support them. The I joined The ,I enjoyed investing in my own professional development and growth, as I refreshed my knowledge of best practices in adult learning and change…
With that resolution in sight, I laid the foundation in 2019 … Please collaborate with me in the new year! I continued my lifelong commitment to improving client service delivery and focused on ways to enhance profitability and efficiency for lawyers, legal professionals and those who support them. The International Institute of Legal Project Management recognized my skill in accelerating change in matter management by designating me as an Accredited Training Provider. Through this registered…