This blog explains how process improvement can be used as a strategic tool – it’s far more than just tinkering with the way things are currently done. Continue reading Strategic Legal Process Improvement
Last week we introduced the key concept of reducing waste within the Lean methodology. We also introduced an acronym; TIM WOODS, to help identify potential sources of waste within your processes. Continue reading LEAN in Law Firms: “Have you met “TIM WOODS”? (Part 2)
There is a lot of talk about “Lean” within the legal services industry currently. A significant number of other industries are reported to have achieved phenomenal results by employing the tools Continue reading LEAN in Law Firms: Have you met “TIM WOODS”? (Part 1)
To commoditise or not to commoditise… that is the question. Or is it?
I’ve been working and speaking with law firms for many years now and it is rare that a meeting goes by when the concept Continue reading Commoditisation Special
I speak with Partners and Managers of law firms all the time and, in my experience, a few common themes continue to emerge time and time again. Have you said any these comments recently? Continue reading The most common challenges that law firms are facing – Have you said any of these comments recently?
There are currently many challenges facing law firms. These include fee pressures, new entrants to the market, regulatory changes and many more besides. Continue reading What are law firms doing to tackle the many challenges in the market? Check out our infographic for the answers.
Process Improvement works in almost every other industry, what’s so different in Law Firms? Continue reading Process Improvement has been proven to work in almost every other industry – why aren’t more law firms undertaking similar programmes?
Quick question to start, who said: “an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty”? The answer is provided at the end of this blog. Continue reading Why is Legal Process Improvement more important now than ever before? And what are the benefits?
“Legal Process Improvement” is a new concept to many people so it was my intention to start this blog with a definition to illustrate what it is that we’re referring to. Continue reading What is Legal Process Improvement?
As this is a new blog, I’ll outline a bit of a schedule to let you know what to expect over the coming months. What is Legal Process Improvement? Continue reading What’s on the horizon for Legal Process Improvement?