Paralegal Project Management Tip


For this Fast-Track Friday tip, let’s look at one principle of project management that you can easily apply to any of your paralegal projects. It is the concept of TRIPLE CONSTRAINTS, also known as the project management triangle. What is legal project management?

Marketing Agency vs. Marketing Consultant: Which is Better for Project Managers?


According to a recent survey by The Digital Project Manager , the two biggest project management challenges of 2020 can be neatly summarised as people problems and project problems. 27% of those surveyed experienced challenges with their project stakeholders (i.e.


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Master Project Management with the Critical Path Method


Project management requires a wide spectrum of skills , organizational abilities, and attention to detail to make sure everything moves forward according to plan. A good project manager is able to keep all the plates spinning in sync while making it appear effortless at the same time.

Apps built on SaaS platforms make project managers’ lives easier


The wide variety of applications built on top of these platforms makes life easier, especially for project managers (PMs) who work in e-discovery. “As The post Apps built on SaaS platforms make project managers’ lives easier appeared first on Law Technology Today.

7 Useful Tips for Clearing CCBA/CBAP on Your First attempt


Business BABOK business analysis CCBA project management project managersAttending training can help you to prepare faster and also in a streamlined manner.

Never Waste a Good Crisis to Update your Court


Court Technology (General) Project Management Self-represented Litigant systems Technology for Judges Teleworking Transcription Videoconferencing Web conferencing Work from homeThe Freakonomics website has a page that discusses the quote in the title of this post.

Project Onboarding Hacks for a Successful Project Launch


She’s an author and mentor who loves demystifying project management, cats, and growing vegetables. Your boss hands you a new project to run and mentions that some people are already lined up to help get it done. Project onboarding: Getting the team engaged.

Default to Action & Overcome the Toolbox Fallacy


The toolbox Fallacy is self-deception disguised as excuses or a lack of “tools” The issue with these tools is that you believe that you need them and thus, can’t (or won’t) start a project without them. Yet I still managed to hit myself in the face with it just last week.

5 Essential Lessons I Learned From GitLab’s Marketing Playbook


“GitLab started as an open source project to help teams collaborate on software development. Just about every app you use asks for permission to access your data, share your data, and/or manage your data. Writers are inherently nosy curious.

5 Critical System Failures of the Coronavirus Pandemic


Once you start documenting your processes , you’ll want to build a knowledge management system to keep your systems organized and accessible.

How to Prepare an Ediscovery Project Budget


At first, preparing an ediscovery project budget can seem intimidating and overwhelming. Eventually, as you grow into your role as an ediscovery project manager , you will realize that the ediscovery project budget can be your tool to: measure efficiencies.

15 Alternative Paralegal Career Options


Professional Development and Training Manager. Project Manager for legal support vendor. Then maybe a sales position for a legal vendor would be a better fit than managing document review projects as a litigation paralegal in a typical law firm setting.

Apps, Services, and Software for Working Remotely


Project Management – Use project management apps like Liquid Projects, Teamwork, or Zoho Projects to assign responsibility, schedule tasks, and track status. Use Password Manager apps like Dashlane, Last Pass or 1Password to keep your passwords secure.

Iran court tries British-Iranian aid worker on new charge one week after sentence completion


Zaghari-Ratcliffe, a project manager with the Thomson Reuters Foundation, was arrested in April 2016 on charges of spying and later convicted of plotting to overthrow the clerical establishment. Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Court on Sunday tried British-Iranian aid worker Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe on a new charge of making “propaganda against the system” one week after she completed a five-year jail sentence.

How Content Allies Saves $5000 a Month Using Process Street To Manage Their Core Operations


They’ve benefited from implementing Process Street by: Expanding their capacity for growth; Streamlining processes to save time ; Reducing business chaos and error via improving efficiency ; Reducing operating costs; Improving remote-team management.

What is Ediscovery?


If your profession includes anything related to litigation (paralegal, attorney, support staff, technology person, project manager, etc.), But one thing we can’t do is manage technology without technology. to use from start to finish on all of your e-discovery projects.

‘Proven Innocent’ & Our Co-Productions with FOX TV


Interviewed in these episodes are Proven Innocent executive producer and creator Danny Strong, real-life exoneree and show consultant Jason Strong, ‘Proven Innocent’ creator and writer David Elliot, California Innocence Project managing attorney Michael Semanchik, ‘ Making A Murderer ‘ attorney Jerry Buting, and former Jefferson Parish prosecutor Jackie Maloney. We just completed a co-produced three part series of podcasts with FOX TV and our media partner Above The Law.

Paralegal Career Growth


Include a plan that breaks the overall goal down into smaller, more manageable steps. To do that, I need to meet the following objectives: By August 2021, I will complete a course on ediscovery project management to better understand the ediscovery process.

Deposition Summary


50:22 – 53:6 He worked directly for Smith as a project manager. Ann started her paralegal career as a litigation paralegal and then was a manager of paralegals for many years prior to starting the Paralegal Boot Camp in 2010. Fast-Track Friday Tip.

An in-depth guide on successful contract migration and CLM implementation


Contract lifecycle management (CLM) has not been a straightforward exercise and here’s why it requires expert legal understanding and understanding of information that contains legal language. Many third-party providers lack the expertise to extract and manage contextual information.

The Fate Of Midsize Firms In A Post-Pandemic World


Nicole Black is a Rochester, New York attorney and Director of Business and Community Relations at MyCase , web-based law practice management software.

How to Train Legal AI Faster?


Organizations are using this technology to increase accuracy and speed across different stages of contract management, including drafting, review, and negotiation stages. Not to mention, training and managing the AI models for optimal performance.

CLM providers leverage ALSPs to increase tech adoption and implementation


One of the areas most affected is contract lifecycle management (CLM). With remote work and distributed workforce models, the onus lies squarely on companies to manage ongoing risks, such as adoption, communication, and change management a few of the biggest killers for CLM implementation.

AI CLM Platform Lexion Raises $11M; Targeting Smaller Corporations


Positioning itself as offering a simpler and more affordable AI-driven contract management system for mid-market corporate enterprises, startup Lexion has raised $11 million in an oversubscribed Series A round.


Paralegal Webinar Replay


Manage your time. In our Litigation Paralegal Boot Camp , I go through the steps and templates to use to help litigation paralegals proactively manage their litigation cases. Habit 6: Manage Your Time.

The Key to Productive Meetings? Cancel Them! 7 Meetings to Scrap


He leads a 100% remote team that builds time tracking and productivity tools, including the Agile project management software, Hubstaff Tasks. As a project manager or team lead, this is the opposite of what you want.

ABLI’s “Where in Asia” series

Conflict of Laws

Written by Catherine Shen, Project Manager, Asian Business Law Institute.

‘Radium Girls’ and workplace safety | Press under arrest | Growth of legal-adjacent careers | Becoming an influencer


Independent filmmaker Ginny Mohler came across the story of “dial painters” while researching the Manhattan Project. One of the benefits of listening to podcasts is getting the opportunity to hear directly from people intimately involved with the stories they’re sharing.

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How to Save 6,000 Hours per Year with Business Systems Development


Just think of business systems as documents that outline the steps you must take to complete a task or project in your business. This leads to increased accountability and ownership of projects. Management : Activities that involve running the business.

Managing Change and Preparing for New Technology


For instance, 53% of 700 legal professionals surveyed said the biggest barrier to change for law firms is the difficulty of change management and leadership resistance to change , according to the 2020 Future Ready Lawyers Survey.

Lease Management – the secret behind managing leases


Lease management or lease administration is the day-to-day execution of tasks related to a real estate company’s lease portfolio. This process involves reporting, document management, budgeting, coordinating between stakeholders, along with a host of administrative duties. Lease management simplifies the complete process of property management, creating a reliable system that is designed to enhance your planning and project management.

How to Run Remote Meetings That Don’t Suck


In this Process Street article, I will share the difficulties we faced when transitioning to full-time remote communication and how my team managed to overcome them. AS9100D Project Manager Meeting Planner Checklist!

Managing Change and Preparing for New Technology


For instance, 53% of 700 legal professionals surveyed said the biggest barrier to change for law firms is the difficulty of change management and leadership resistance to change , according to the 2020 Future Ready Lawyers Survey.

Tech and General Counsel: Planning for a Successful Roll Out


There are several unique aspects within a corporate environment that need to be considered to assure the success of any project, but especially of technology within the Office of the General Counsel (OGC). Build a strong project team.

7 Steps To Procurement Management To Optimize Processes Responsible for ~70% of Revenue


Changes of particular importance when thinking about procurement management include: Digital transformation : With 85% of organizations believing that this digital transformation will change the way they deliver services over the next 3-5 years. What is procurement management (+ benefits).

An Interview with Ivy: Shape Up From a Product Designer’s Perspective


Developed by Basecamp , a project management tool, Shape Up offers an alternative to other agile development approaches, such as Scrum or Kanban. The circuit breaker motivates teams to take ownership of their projects. I’ve been on so many projects like that.

Legalweek 2019


Among the new categories of conferences are Business of Law Forum, Legal CIO, Legal Diversity & Talent Management, and Legal Marketing. It’s been several years but we finally returned to Legalweek to check out the new format of the conference formerly known as Legaltech. In addition to subdividing what had been one conference into five, Legalweek has gone through a lot of changes to appeal to a wider interest within the big firm space.