Whether it’s with our boss, colleagues, clients or suppliers, being able to negotiate can benefit us throughout our career. But what makes a great negotiator? Virtual Practices looks at the skills and tactics you need to get the best deal for you and your law firm.
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. The survey captured the priorities of hiring managers when adding to their teams.
Candidates with coding skills in languages such as Python with strong stakeholder management, deep industry knowledge as well as robust business research experience is an emerging combination of skills we are seeing in legal and professional services research teams.
Some firms have ‘client portals’ in place now which provide consolidated updates on all matters for a given volume client or referrer. All the data on progress should be in your case management system, so why not share that with clients?
If you are looking to move to a cloud-based meeting solution, or have more sustainable practices, or start a paperless initiative at your company, it's best to start with assessing the costs of your current process.
Azeus Convene presents a collection of videos to help you get started, including a comprehensive video walk-through for meeting admin and organisation, creating groups or committees and attendees, and setting up permissions for fine-grained access control.