Balance Recruitment report: Legal accounts quarterly market update 2018

Resource - 19/10/2018 : market update, quarterly report, recruitment, salary, salary survey, Human Resources

 

The summer months continued to be a busy period for hiring across the legal accounts niche, with demand for both permanent and interim requirements across a broad spread of seniority levels.

We’re seeing a steady flow...

Succession spiral: Ensuring a smooth leadership transition

Blog post - 11/10/2018 : Human Resources, Practice Management

After 37 years of service, Julian Wilson, Thompson Smith and Puxon (TSP) head of clinical negligence, recently retired from the practice and has been succeeded by long-term colleague and fellow director, Steve Webb. While this transition process...

LPM October – Make the cuts

Resource - 02/10/2018 : business management, HR management and resourcing for SME law firms, law firm efficiency, law firm management, Legal Practice Management, Legal Practice Management magazine, LPM, LPM magazine, SME law firms, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management, Practice Management

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LPM magazine investigates what SME law firms do...

Demand for legal talent continues to grow in the Midlands

News Article - 18/09/2018 : Clayton legal, Clayton Legal London, Clayton Legal Manchester, Clayton Legal Preston, Clayton recruitment, legal recruitment agency, Solicitors jobs, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

Increasing demand for legal services combined with an ongoing shortage of professionals is making for a challenging situation, as the demand continues for firms in the Midlands to attract legal talent. Property, private practice and family law...

Quill’s revived trainee scheme shows steadfast commitment to cashiering

News Article - 14/09/2018 : case management system, document management system, legal cashiering, legal software, outsourced cashiering, Finance, Human Resources, Practice Management

At Quill, we’re dedicated to getting the job of cashiering right. You see, we’ve been supplying outsourced cashiering services for 20 years, half of our company’s life, and we’ve earned ourselves an enviable reputation as...

Three business reasons to kick-start your sustainable goals

Resource - 11/09/2018 : Digital board meeting app, Digital meetings, Paperless meetings, Secure digital meeting documents, Sustainable meetings, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Technology

If you don’t frame it in terms of business longevity, sustainability becomes an altruistic activity which is ‘good to have’. It then gets relegated to periods of time when someone is in a good mood....

LPM September 2018 – Table plans

Resource - 10/09/2018 : carbon emissions, carbon footprint, change management, law firm, law firm leadership, law firm management, law practice management, Legal Practice Management, LPM, office space, small law firm, SME Law firm, workplace environment, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management, Practice Management

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Law and disorder? How the legal profession is adapting to the millennial generation

Resource - 10/09/2018 : human resources, Law firm insurance, Lawyers insurance, millennials, millennials recruitment, Solicitors insurance, Solicitors PI, solicitors professional indemnity, talent retention, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Practice Management

Law and disorder? Not necessarily.

It’s the era of the millennial. By 2020, millennials — those born between 1980 and 2000 — will make up more than one-third of the global workforce. As law firms compete for that talent...

Law and disorder? How the legal profession is adapting to the millennial generation

Resource - 10/09/2018 : human resources, Law firm insurance, Lawyers insurance, millennials, millennials recruitment, Solicitors insurance, Solicitors PI, solicitors professional indemnity, talent retention, Human Resources, Marketing & BD, Practice Management

Law and disorder? Not necessarily.

It’s the era of the millennial. By 2020, millennials — those born between 1980 and 2000 — will make up more than one-third of the global workforce. As law firms compete for that talent...

Our approach to diversity and inclusion: Why it matters

Resource - 04/09/2018 : Business Process Outsourcing, law firm outsourcing, outsourcing, secretarial support, transcription services, Human Resources, Practice Management

Diversity and Inclusion in the workplace is an increasingly talked about topic, and not just by human resources. This can be attributed to recent high-profile cases such as the MeToo movement and some unfavourable gender pay gap reports in the UK...

How Intelligent Office's services fit into your current law firm structure

Resource - 30/08/2018 : Business Process Outsourcing, law firm outsourcing, outsourcing, secretarial support, transcription services, Human Resources, Practice Management

This year, Pinsent Masons have made large investments in and significant changes to the functionality of their traditional PA infrastructure.

The firm identified an administrative restructure—adding an additional layer of team...

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...

Women in legal business series, part 2: Maternity leave and flexible working

Resource - 09/08/2018 : anthem, Finance, finance jobs, marketing, marketing jobs, recruitment, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

We have spent the last few months meeting with senior women in law firms to discuss what challenges they face as women, exploring areas such as discrimination, gender pay gap, and returning to work after maternity leave.  Part one focused on...

How every HR team can use artificial intelligence

News Article - 06/08/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

Don’t believe the hype, implementing HR software doesn’t mean taking the ‘human’ out of human resources.

Nearly three-quarters of HR professionals feel that they don’t possess enough knowledge of how...

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...