All Law Management articles – Page 12

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    Videos

    New Accounts Rules – How is it for you so far? (OnDemand)

    2019-12-18T12:31:00Z

    This webinar considers the latest SRA guidance on dealing with client money.

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    Event

    Annual conference 2020

    Hear practical advice from expert speakers and peers on the hot topics affecting law management and the legal sector at our  annual conference. 

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    Event

    People in practice conference (4 March 2020, London)

    2019-12-17T09:12:00Z

    Join us on Wednesday 4 March for a full-day conference focusing on practical tips on how to recruit and retain your staff whilst staying competitive.

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    News

    Future of the legal workforce

    2019-12-16T14:51:00Z

    The Law Society has released research to help firms with strategic workforce planning to 2027.

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    Feature

    At a premium: insurance renewal trends for 2019 to 2020

    2019-11-27T09:17:00Z

    The professional indemnity insurance market is changing. Martin MacHale summarises what law firms can expect in the year ahead, including a new focus on cybersecurity measures.

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    News

    Best of the web – November 2019

    2019-11-22T10:22:00Z

    What should your firm prioritise to comply with the new SRA Standards and Regulations? How many managers in your firm have taken part in mental health training?

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    Feature

    Careers in law management: Now and in the future

    2019-11-18T16:26:00Z

    Our experts discuss the rise of law management roles in law firms and what the future holds.

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    Feature

    Complaints about freelancers and solicitors working in unregulated entities

    2019-11-08T14:30:00Z

    Mariette Hughes discusses complaints about freelance solicitors and solicitors working in unregulated entities.

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    News

    SRA plots transparency sweep as hundreds of firms flout new rules

    2019-11-01T09:33:00Z

    The Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) will once again sweep law firm websites in a bid to drag more of them into compliance with transparency rules.

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    Feature

    Worth your while

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    In the first of a two-part series on self-worth, John Niland explains what it is, why it is essential to your success and happiness, and how to cultivate it through a few simple exercises

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    Feature

    Safe space

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    A recent survey has revealed the extent of bullying and harassment in the legal sector. Lucy Trevelyan looks at the role of culture and leadership, and how firms can prevent bullying and harassment, and deal with complaints if they do occur

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    Feature

    Movers and shakers

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    How do you know when it’s the right time to change your office space? What should you consider when fitting out a new space? What changes in working practices might result? Philippa Dempster looks at how her firm made the move

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    Feature

    Mixing it up

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Do you know how to influence a potential client’s decision-making process so they choose you over a competitor? Neil Quantick looks at what law firms can learn from two key marketing theories: the buyer decision process and the marketing mix 

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    Feature

    State of independence

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    The SRA introduces a new ‘freelance solicitor’ model next month, allowing solicitors to provide legal services on a freelance basis. But how will the model work in practice, and could it be for you? Marzena Lipman takes a closer look 

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    Feature

    Fighting fit

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    The one thing that seems certain in the legal sector is uncertainty. So how can law firm leaders ensure their firms are fit for the future, when they don’t know what that future might be? Andrew Hedley offers a practical approach

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    Feature

    Next exit

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    David Green looks at effective succession planning: why it matters, what it should cover, and how to ensure you have a culture which supports it

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    Feature

    Free and easy?

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    What does the new ‘gig economy’ freelancer model mean for your firm? Why is this a management issue? Paul Bennett looks at some of the key challenges

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    Feature

    Pick and choose

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    In the second of a two-part series on innovation, Katherine Thomas looks at which areas of your business might be ripe for innovation 

  • Sarah Sargent
    Feature

    Bright young things

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Sargent offers an associate’s view of succession planning through working with and supporting the millennials in your business 

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    Feature

    Intelligence briefing

    2019-10-01T00:00:00Z

    Nikolas Kairinos provides a personal perspective on why and how artificial intelligence will shape the legal sector’s future