Five essentials to position your legal information service for the future

Video - 21/09/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Knowledge Management, Practice Management

Times are changing, and small legal research/library teams are increasingly being asked to do more with less. But, as a leader, how do you manage this challenge?

These challenges are not unique to the legal sector. One of the key areas...

Customer service orientation is the most important consideration for HR managers in legal information

Resource - 24/08/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD

Recently CB Resourcing surveyed hiring managers across the UK legal information sector. The survey was presented on a panel at the 2018 BIALL conference with key figures from across the industry.

Of particular interest for job seekers...

Coding skills in research

Resource - 23/08/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Knowledge Management

Increasingly, we’re the seeing the emergence of new types of job requests come across our desk.

Candidates with coding skills in languages such as Python with strong stakeholder management, deep industry knowledge as well as robust...

CB Resourcing video: legal information skills

Video - 03/08/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

Video length: 2mins 8secs.

CB Resourcing conducted a survey of leadership within the legal information industry across the UK covering skill requirements as well as future skill needs.

See the executive summary and...

Legal information in Northern Ireland

News Article - 17/07/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

Whilst we at CB Resourcing are always busy with legal information jobs in London, we have also been very busy over the past few years helping law firms with ‘North shoring’ their jobs to the major hubs in Manchester, Glasgow, Leeds...

Meet CB Resourcings' newest recruit: Laura Hodson

News Article - 03/07/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

Laura Hodson is a Product & Furniture Design graduate with 6 years’ experience in the recruitment industry. After graduating in 2012 she started her career in agency recruitment focused on the technology sector. More recently Laura...

CB Resourcing reviews Knowledge Management Forum 2018

Resource - 22/06/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources, Knowledge Management

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...

There's big data in business information, say CB Resourcing

Resource - 21/06/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources

We’ve heard the phrase ‘big data’ used, again and again, sometimes accurately but also often to describe all manifestations of analytics and relational databases over the past few years.

Recently at CB Resourcing, we...

REC finance and legal group meeting

Resource - 07/06/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources, Practice Management

Great discussion yesterday at the REC finance & legal group

In particular:

  • The automation paradox, if human intervention is only needed for the most critical parts of a process or to fix something that’s gone wrong...

CB Resourcing launches consulting

News Article - 24/05/2018 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources, Knowledge Management

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...

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...

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...

Attracting key staff in a competitive talent pool by CB Resourcing

Resource - 23/08/2017 : application development, digital, knowledge management, legal libraries, practice management systems, technology support, Human Resources, Knowledge Management

I’ve been asked the same question on a number of occasions recently by senior hiring managers: how do you sell an opportunity to a candidate in a highly competitive talent pool?

There is no easy answer to this because every candidate...