CVAC guide – Company interview

Resource - 13/10/2017 : accounts, careers, CV, General, legal accounts, legal finance, Finance

One of the key elements to a successful interview is preparation, this helps to build your confidence for the interview and this guide gives advice and guidance on how to have a successful interview with a company, deal with telephone and video...

CVAC guide - Agency interview

Resource - 21/08/2017 : accounts, careers, CV, job search, legal accounts, legal finance, legal recruitment, Finance

If you are looking for a new job, your strategy should include registering with recruitment agencies. A good recruiter will make your job search much easier and is an important element in your search for a new job.

The guide gives advice...

Balance Secret Series: Getting under the skin of the legal finance profession

Resource - 09/08/2017 : accountancy jobs, finance systems, financial analyst, legal accounts recruitment, legal finance, revenue controller, Finance

The Balance Secret Series provides an insider view on the realities of working within the different specialist roles that occupy a law firm finance department. These are real accounts from specially selected professionals who have developed...

CVAC guide – Job searching

Resource - 31/07/2017 : accounts, careers, CV, job search, legal accounts, legal finance, legal recruitment, Finance, Human Resources

Recruitment is a major cost for most organisations, taking into account agency and social media fees, staffing, advertising and other overheads. Sourcing candidates with the relevant experience, skill set and culture fit can be a struggle for HR...

CVAC guides - LinkedIn

Resource - 20/06/2017 : careers, General, legal accounts, legal finance, linkedin, Finance

LinkedIn is the world’s largest professional network with over 500 million members globally, and growing. Europe accounts for around 80 million, with over 20 million regular users in the UK.

If you are serious about looking for a job...

LPM magazine, Slaying the discount dragon 2017 supplement

Resource - 07/06/2017 : DW reporting, General, law firm discounts, law firm practice management, law firm profitability, legal finance, Legal Practice Management magazine, LPM magazine, SME law firms, wilson legal, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

This month, LPM magazine's Slaying the discout dragon supplement looks at how SME firms can drive profitability by using better data analysis and client communications to stop discounting, with insight from issue sponsors DW Reporting...

ILFM training event: Credit management for law firms

Event - 25/05/2017 : credit management for law firms, law firm accounting, legal finance, legal finance training, Finance, Training and educational courses

This is a one day workshop for all levels of legal finance professionals and solicitors who have an interest in improving their firm's credit control function and cash-flow management.

What will you gain?

- Good introduction...

ILFM training event: COFA

Event - 25/05/2017 : Central London, COFA, compliance officer for finance and administration, legal finance, legal finance training, Finance, Risk & Compliance, Training and educational courses

Two half day workshops dedicated to the compliance role of COFA. Available as a whole day or attendees can choose to attend either one of the half day sessions. Whether you are being appointed as a COFA, a member of an accounts team or supporting...

ILFM training event: SRA accounts rules - Bath

Event - 25/05/2017 : Bath, legal finance, legal finance training, solicitors regulation authority, VAT, Finance, Training and educational courses

This one day workshop provides a full review of the SRA Accounts Rules 2011. This day is particularly valuable for those looking for a refresher course or who are new to legal finance. Cashiers are often involved in the preparation of the COFA...

ILFM training event: SRA accounts rules - Chester

Event - 25/05/2017 : Chester, legal finance, legal finance training, solicitors regulation authority, VAT, Finance, Training and educational courses

This one day workshop provides a full review of the SRA Accounts Rules 2011. This day is particularly valuable for those looking for a refresher course or who are new to legal finance. Cashiers are often involved in the preparation of the COFA...

ILFM training event: VAT for legal accounting

Event - 25/05/2017 : legal finance, legal finance training, VAT, Finance, Training and educational courses

A one day workshop designed specifically for those in legal practice or management, providing guidance and practical advice about key aspects of VAT compliance including treatment of disbursements.

What will you gain?

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Aderant LAWTalks video: How can law firms empower attorneys to better price matters?

Video - 27/04/2017 : Analytics, business strategy, case management, law firm pricing, legal finance, Legal project management, legal software, practice management, Finance

Video length: 3mins 45secs

At the 2016 Momentum Conference in London, Aderant’s SVP of Strategy and Growth Chris Cartrett led a panel discussion with Colin Wardale, CFO of Hill Dickinson, Karen Jacks, CIO of Bird...

Aderant LAWTalks video: How can law firms be more disciplined as organisations?

Video - 19/04/2017 : Analytics, business strategy, case management, General, law firm pricing, legal finance, Legal project management, legal software, practice management

Video length: 2mins 38secs

At the 2016 Momentum Conference in London, Aderant’s SVP of Strategy and Growth Chris Cartrett led a panel discussion with Colin Wardale, CFO of Hill Dickinson, Karen Jacks, CIO of Bird...

Aderant LAWTalks video: What is margin management and how can law firms better manage margins?

Video - 10/04/2017 : Analytics, business strategy, case management, law firm pricing, legal finance, Legal project management, legal software, practice management, Finance

Video length: 8mins 39secs

At the 2016 Momentum Conference in London, Aderant’s SVP of Strategy and Growth Chris Cartrett led a panel discussion with Colin Wardale, CFO of Hill Dickinson, Karen Jacks, CIO of Bird...

Crushing cash collection – LPM magazine, March 2017 – Show me the money

Resource - 07/03/2017 : cash collection, Fisher Jones Greenwood, General, law firm marketing, legal finance, LPM magazine, Stephens Scown, Talbots Law, Toby Harper, Finance, Human Resources, Knowledge Management, Marketing & BD, Risk & Compliance, Technology, Practice Management

This month, LPM magazine asks if SME firms can learn virtual management.

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