During my recent visit to Denver for the 2018 Aderant Momentum conference, I noticed a common theme as I interacted with attendees at the conference: Many law firm leaders are currently questioning the effectiveness of their financial reporting systems.
CB Resourcing had a great day at the Knowledge Management Forum 2018 last Thursday.
The event was well attended with a number of notable sessions including “How will technology impact your role”, which focused on the increasing use of technology, automation, and data and what it means for knowledge professionals.
I also attended an interactive session on collaboration through the unusual medium of a board game! It tested our decision making, resilience, leadership and ability to innovate and build trust.
BLM approached BOARD initially looking for a solution that would help them manage the vast amount of information requests they receive from clients. They needed a tool that could provide real-time client information that would be quick and easy to access across the business. Realising the internal opportunity that BOARD could also provide to improve the efficiency of many day-to-day processes, BLM made the decision to use BOARD internally as well.
Hosted by social media commentator and employment lawyer Kevin Poulter (@kevinpoulter), The Hearing provides an unprecedented view into the most interesting people and topics in and around the legal industry. Sometimes serious, sometimes irreverent, but always informative, insightful and entertaining. Our first episode features Dame Fiona Woolf.
Law firms run on information – from communicating internally and with clients, to keeping up with the latest reports, news and changes to law. If staff don’t have access to the precedents and resources needed to get the job done it could mean losing clients, and therefore profit.
Jon Poole, solicitor at Teacher Stern, says Practical Law and Westlaw from Thomson Reuters are essential for business.
LPM magazine finds out what makes SME firms competitive.
Unite to thrive – Our friends at Tikit give the lay of the land on how law firms can benefit from an ecosystem of solutions.
HBR Consulting had the privilege of hosting an interactive workshop at the 2018 Corporate Legal Operations Consortium (CLOC) Institute that challenged participants to take their law department operations up a notch. This is the first in a three-part blog series that will share some of the highlights of the CLOC session, including practical insights that can be implemented by corporate law department professionals.
Starting Point: Self-Evaluation
We are delighted to announce Maribeth Eisenmann is joining CB Resourcing as an associate consultant. This brings a new capability for us to deliver projects and training for our clients.
Typical projects will include:
- Research skills training for both fee earners and research teams
- Knowledge services benchmarking
- Industry surveys
- Knowledge Management best practice
Maribeth Eisenmann, associated consultant, CB Resourcing