Top five challenges facing a finance director in law

Resource - 01/06/2018 : Finance, Finance recruitment, hr, human resources, leadership, management, recruitment consultancy, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

Finance directors play a critical leadership role in the legal profession, supporting their firms to adapt to sophisticated and changing client expectations while maintaining internal profits and building the right financial platform for growth...

Top five challenges facing a finance director in law

Resource - 01/06/2018 : Finance, Finance recruitment, hr, human resources, leadership, management, recruitment consultancy, Finance, Human Resources, Marketing & BD

Finance directors play a critical leadership role in the legal profession, supporting their firms to adapt to sophisticated and changing client expectations while maintaining internal profits and building the right financial platform for growth...

‘Empowering HR professionals’ is theme for Cascade at HRSS 2018

Resource - 01/06/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

Final preparations are now underway for the CIPD’s HR Software Show 2018, and Leeds-based Cascade HR is set to have its largest presence yet.

The long-standing exhibitor is a familiar fixture...

Mitie Document Management industry analysis: Call for assistants

Resource - 31/05/2018 : digital mailroom, Digital printing, document management, eBibles, outsourcing, PreDiscovery, reprographics, Human Resources, Technology

Every decade brings something new and cutting edge in workplace design and working practices. Cast your mind back, if you will – a few of you may even remember the endless rows of single desks of the 1950s. Some will recall the cubiclestyle...

Briefing June 2018: Near pressure

Resource - 31/05/2018 : Allen & Overy, ashurst, Baker McKenzie, belfast, business development, cms, compliance, Content marketing, Cripps, diversity, dla piper, DVV Solutions, e-auctions, Freshfields Bruckaus Deringer, GDPR, glasgow, imanage, innovation, Invest Newcastle, Leeds, legal services centre, manchester, Mitie Document Managment, nearshoring, Newcastle, Norton Rose Fulbright, offshoring, outsourcing, process reengineering, reed smith, shared services, Technology, Ulster University, Wright Hassall, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Technology

A shore thing...

Travelers case study: Pension trustees liability

Case Study - 31/05/2018 : Law firm insurance, Lawyers insurance, Solicitors insurance, Solicitors PI, solicitors professional indemnity, Human Resources

Pension Scheme Trustees have numerous statutory duties and are entrusted with the responsibility for making decisions which affect the members of such schemes. These obligations placed on Trustees continue to increase as new legislation is...

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...

Time is precious...according to Travelers

Case Study - 21/05/2018 : Law firm insurance, Lawyers insurance, Solicitors insurance, Solicitors PI, solicitors professional indemnity, Human Resources

Senior managers, officers and directors are well rewarded for their professional abilities. However, these positions come with a great deal of risk. After all, mistakes happen to the best of us, and these are roles which, by their very nature,...

Highest demand for contract and permanent IT staff since 2014

Resource - 17/05/2018 : IT, ITS, jobs, recruitment, Technology, vacancies, Human Resources, Technology

The below charts track instructions from our law firm clients from 2014 to end of the first quarter of 2018. We have left out actual numbers from the y-axis but the graphs map the data correctly to show trends.

Comparison of volume...

What ‘outsourcing your admin support functions’ actually means

Resource - 17/05/2018 : Human Resources, Practice Management

Outsourcing your law firm’s administrative support functions can feel daunting, but has benefits for both your firm and the staff being outsourced themselves. This blog details what it actually means to outsource your admin functions, and...

Balance Recruitment report: Legal accounts salary survey 2018

Resource - 17/05/2018 : accountancy jobs, finance systems, financial analyst, legal accounts recruitment, revenue controller, Finance, Human Resources

The past 12 months has been a progressive period for the finance departments of law firms across London, particularly for the larger firms where commercial finance expertise is maturing and resources are growing.

Pricing has been a much-...

Mental Health Awareness Week: 4 out of 5 workers say stress is now a ‘way of life’

Resource - 15/05/2018 : HR software, HR systems, performance reviews, sra diversity reporting, Human Resources, Practice Management

The growing impact of workplace stress has been revealed today in a new survey – with three quarters of people describing it as a ‘way of life’.

The research – conducted by Cascade HR – polled 540 UK...

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...

The benefits of relocating according to Law Staff Legal Recruitment

Resource - 03/05/2018 : conveyancing, employment, fee earner, lawyer, legal recruitment, legal secretary, litigation, office manager, paralegal, solicitor, Human Resources, Practice Management

To enhance your career prospects when considering your next legal job move, it is a good plan to stay open to the benefits of relocating when carrying out a job search. Moving location to secure a new job can be a daunting prospect, but...

Briefing May 2018: Feel the path

Resource - 01/05/2018 : addleshaw goddard, Alternative career paths, Analytics, artificial intelligence, BLM, BPP, business improvement, client relationship management, clifford chance, coding, Converge Technology Specialists, disaster recovery, diversity, dwf, DWF Ventures, General, Herbert Smith Freehills, knowledge transfer partnerships, Mitie Document Management, people management, shoosmiths, Technology, thomson reuters elite, training, trowers & hamlins, virtual assistants, wellbeing, Finance, Human Resources, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

Path binders...