Balance Recruitment report: Legal accounts salary survey 2018

Resource - 17/05/2018 : accountancy jobs, finance systems, financial analyst, legal accounts recruitment, revenue controller, Finance, Human Resources

The past 12 months has been a progressive period for the finance departments of law firms across London, particularly for the larger firms where commercial finance expertise is maturing and resources are growing.

Pricing has been a much-...

Mental Health Awareness Week: 4 out of 5 workers say stress is now a ‘way of life’

Resource - 15/05/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

The growing impact of workplace stress has been revealed today in a new survey – with three quarters of people describing it as a ‘way of life’.

The research – conducted by Cascade HR – polled 540 UK...

CB Resourcing launches consulting

Resource - 11/05/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

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...

The benefits of relocating according to Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Resource - 03/05/2018 : conveyancing, employment, fee earner, lawyer, legal recruitment, legal secretary, litigation, office manager, paralegal, solicitor, Human Resources, Practice Management

To enhance your career prospects when considering your next legal job move, it is a good plan to stay open to the benefits of relocating when carrying out a job search. Moving location to secure a new job can be a daunting prospect, but...

Briefing May 2018: Feel the path

Resource - 01/05/2018 : addleshaw goddard, Alternative career paths, Analytics, artificial intelligence, BLM, BPP, business improvement, client relationship management, clifford chance, coding, Converge Technology Specialists, disaster recovery, diversity, dwf, DWF Ventures, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, knowledge transfer partnerships, Mitie Document Management, people management, shoosmiths, Technology, thomson reuters elite, training, trowers & hamlins, virtual assistants, wellbeing, Finance, Human Resources, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Path binders...

Briefing May 2018: Feel the path

Resource - 01/05/2018 : addleshaw goddard, Alternative career paths, Analytics, artificial intelligence, BLM, BPP, business improvement, client relationship management, clifford chance, coding, Converge Technology Specialists, disaster recovery, diversity, dwf, DWF Ventures, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, knowledge transfer partnerships, Mitie Document Management, people management, shoosmiths, Technology, thomson reuters elite, training, trowers & hamlins, virtual assistants, wellbeing, Finance, Human Resources, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Path binders...

Law firms are struggling to recruit the talent they need, according to Clayton Legal

Resource - 30/04/2018 : Clayton legal, Clayton Legal London, Clayton Legal Manchester, Clayton Legal Preston, Clayton recruitment, legal recruitment agency, Solicitors jobs, Human Resources

Clayton Legal reports that law firms across the country are struggling to recruit the talent they need – and it’s not only because of chronic skills shortages. Without a strong...

Five mistakes law firms make ... according to Intelligent Office UK

Resource - 30/04/2018 : Business Process Outsourcing, law firm outsourcing, outsourcing, secretarial support, transcription services, Human Resources, Practice Management

Back in 2011, Robert Bourns, senior partner at TLT spoke openly about the importance of properly rewarding and promoting law support staff through renumeration schemes. In a piece written for the Law Gazette, Bourns penned…

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Resource - 30/04/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

It’s Mental Health Awareness Week this May (14th – 20th), and to mark it, we’ve put together an exclusive survey, examining the effect of stress in the workplace.

With the busy pace of modern life, and pressurised...

Hiring thought leadership analysts – what are the profiles?

Resource - 27/04/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

No two thought leadership functions are alike. Are you hiring for:

  • A curator, editor or knowledge manager to pull together insights from fee earners as well as external research agencies?
  • An industry expert who will also...

CB Resourcing – the challenges of hiring thought leadership research analysts

Resource - 26/04/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

At CB Resourcing we help many of the world’s most successful consulting and professional services businesses hire for Thought Leadership Analysts, usually in professional services or consulting but also in other industries.

There are...

Legal information survey – BIALL panel

News Article - 15/04/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

CB Resourcing have conducted a survey of senior management in the legal information sector specifically looking at the skills that will be required in the future. This survey has covered both existing and emerging skill sets in the legal...

Celebrating the upcoming centenary of women’s inclusion in legal

Resource - 26/04/2018 : conveyancing, employment, fee earner, lawyer, legal recruitment, legal secretary, litigation, office manager, paralegal, solicitor, Human Resources

The 100th anniversary of women achieving the vote is marked in 2018 and next year it will also be the centenary of the Sex Disqualification (Removal) Act 1919, which paved the way for women to become lawyers. Today, it is recognised that the...

Two thirds of firms are yet to publish their gender pay gaps

Resource - 26/04/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

The deadline for gender pay gap reporting has now kicked in, but so far only two-thirds of qualifying firms have published their data.

More than 6,000 companies have yet to disclose the average difference between pay for their male and...

Law Staff interview do's and don'ts

Resource - 23/04/2018 : conveyancing, employment, fee earner, lawyer, legal recruitment, legal secretary, litigation, office manager, paralegal, solicitor, Human Resources

In some ways, the interview process for the legal sector is similar to any other.

However, legal interviews have their own unique preferences and expectations that you should be made aware of!

See the attached PDF for the...