Briefing April 2018: Future frontiers

Resource - 03/04/2018 : agile working, artificial intelligence, Baker McKenzie, barclays, blockchain, Blue Car Technologies, Brodies, BT, business development, chatbots, collaboration, deloitte, diversity, encompass, enterprise resource planning, Fieldfisher, IBM Watson, international women's day, k&l gates, know your client compliance, lexisnexis enterprise solutions, robotic process automation, Royds Withy King, security, trowers & hamlins, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Frontiers runners

Who's exploring the technology today to transform their businesses tomorrow?



Briefing November 2017: The push for 2020

Resource - 30/10/2017 : 5P, agile working, alternative fee arrangements, banking, bird & bird, bring your child to work, csr, data management, diversity, enterprise resource planning, ERP, Fulcrum Global Technologies, hogan lovells, innovation, investment, Keystone Law, marketing, Network Rail, neuroscience, Newcastle, northshoring, Norton Rose Fulbright, pricing, process, profitability, project management, reed smith, SAP, supply chain management, transformation, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Push for 2020

Rod Harrington, chief operating officer, EMEA, at Norton Rose Fulbright, is overseeing change aplenty as the firm gears up transformation tactics for the year 2020.


Travelers video: Safer flexible working

Video - 26/10/2017 : agile working, cybersecurity, flexible working, Law firm insurance, Lawyers insurance, open source data, Solicitors insurance, Solicitors PI, Travelers, Technology, Practice Management

Video length: 36secs

Flexible working involves numerous security risks and avoiding them is every employee’s responsibility. As a regular commuter, Paul Smith, Travelers Risk Management Consultant, is staggered by...

Briefing October 2017: Socially capitalise

Resource - 02/10/2017 : agile working, bird & bird, Blue Car Technologies, Burness Paull, business development, capsticks, chief operating officer, cloud, collaboration, corporate social responsibility, document management, DocuSign, dwf, e-signatures, Eversheds Sutherland, Hill Dickinson, Janders Dean, michelmores, NED, people management, scotland, talent management, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Socially capitalise

Law firms, including Eversheds Sutherland, Bird & Bird, DWF and Michelmores, explain why making a difference to the world outside...

3 Step IT: Three ways a life cycle program will make you more mobile/agile

Resource - 05/09/2017 : agile working, IT Asset Management, IT Finance, IT Lifecycle Management, IT Replacement, mobile technology, Used IT Equipment, Technology

Our previous post examined the subject of mobile/agile working in the legal space.

Let’s just have a quick recap:

1) Mobile / agile working is one of the highest priorities for law firms


3 Step IT: Things all legal firms should know about mobile/agile working

Resource - 07/08/2017 : agile working, IT Asset Management, IT Finance, IT Lifecycle Management, IT Replacement, mobile technology, Used IT Equipment, Technology, Practice Management

Briefing surveyed legal firms and they couldn’t have been clearer…

When it comes to...

Briefing July 2017: Seize the play

Resource - 30/06/2017 : agile working, apprentices, Bond Dickinson, Brodies, change, chief operating officer, cloud, enterprise alignment, freshfields bruckhaus deringer, GDPR, imanage, information security, innovation, kpmg, neuroscience, onboarding HR, pwc, ransomware, risk, tlt, transformation, WannaCry, Finance, Human Resources, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Seize the play

Carol Sawdye, global chief operating officer of the PwC international network, says firms may need reminding that some project and people challenges are worth the...

LPM magazine, Mobile matters 2017 supplement

Resource - 13/06/2017 : agile working, BYOD, cloud technology, cybersecurity, General, legal it, LPM magazine, mobile technology, SME law firms, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Technology, Practice Management

This month, LPM magazine's Mobile matters supplement considers whether SME firms need to be more flexible to be successful in a feature and interview created with the help of Tikit, the Mobile matters supplement sponsors....

Nikec webinar: The changes law firms are making to adapt to agile working (22 February)

Event - 14/02/2017 : agile working, Binder, collaboration, cost recovery, Extranet, file sharing, Technology, Webinars

We would like to invite you to join our free webinar on The Changes Law Firms Are Making to Adapt to Agile Working, on Feb 22, 2017 10:30 AM GMT or Feb 23, 2017 3:00 PM GMT.

Firms must embrace changes to working...

Briefing February 2017: Let's get flexible

Resource - 03/02/2017 : agile working, flexible working, General, home office, home working, law firms, Mitie Connect, mobile technology, tikit, top 100 UK law firm, UK law, working from home, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Technology

Let's get flexible

Briefing asks top 100 law firm leaders – plus the new band of freelance and virtual legal business...

Positive thinking? Totum market report October 2016

Resource - 10/10/2016 : agile working, bid executive roles in law firms, brexit, business development executive roles in law firms, flexible working, General, law firm hr roles, law firm marketing jobs, law firms, legal hr jobs, Totum, totum partners, UK law firms, Human Resources

The summer months were strange. It was hard to get away from the Brexit vote and its ramifications. And yet, at the same time, nothing happened. We have been told, an awful lot, that ‘Brexit means Brexit’,...

Agile Law: September Speakers Confirmed

News Article - 21/09/2016 : Agile Law, Agile law firm event, agile working, client service, DMC Canotec, Event, foot anstey, General, Gowling WLG, Kingsmead Square, modern law firm, RPC, Practice Management

Julie Berry (RPC), Duncan Eadie (Foot Anstey), Adrienne Mansfield (Gowling WLG (UK) LLP) and Chris Bull (Kingsmead square) are just 4 of the key speakers set to share their first hand experiences on the...

The Agile Law Firm 2016: second date announced due to unprecedented demand

News Article - 20/05/2016 : Agile Conference, agile working, The Less Paper Law Firm, Technology, Practice Management

DMC Canotec are pleased to announce the release of a second date for the “Agile Conference” after the first event on 24 May sold out. The decision to run a second date on 30 June was taken due to unprecedented interest in...

Briefing May 2016: Game changers

Resource - 10/05/2016 : agile working, BLM, brexit, change management, clifford chance, collaboration, compliance, dwf, Gateley, Hill Dickinson, imanage, Informance, lexisnexis, pricing, self-service reporting, tlt, transformation, unified communications, value, whistleblowing, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology

Game changers

How legal business is learning and leading transformation of the working environment.


Briefing February 2016: Space explorers

Resource - 03/12/2015 : agile working, architects, Arkadin, barlclays, briefing, business manager, chief operating officer, clifford chance, cms, collaboration, communication, Continuous Improvement, dla piper, foot anstey, hogan lovells, hotdesking, Konica Minolta Business Solutions, Legal project management, minisoft, presence, scrum, tikit, Totum, unified communications, videoconferencing, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Technology

Space explorers

It's a pleasure to present your new Briefing. Appropriately, this issue is all about fresh beginnings in other ways, including a big interview with business...