10 Essential Project Management Skills You Must Have in 2021

LegalReader

Project management skills are easy to understand but tough to achieve. Business leadership leadership skills project management project management software project managersYou can only achieve them with a lot of practice.

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Paralegal Project Management Tip

Paralegal Bootcamp

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?

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The 5 Project Management Steps To Run Every Project Perfectly

The Process Street

Project management is the key to sticking to your budget and deadline, whilst keeping the most important tasks at the forefront of your company. Project close. Project conception and initiation. Project conception and initiation example. Project launch or execution.

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Successful Law Firms Use Legal Project Management. Should You? [Sponsored]

Above The Law

But in-house legal departments have been slower to adopt best practices for operations management. The post Successful Law Firms Use Legal Project Management. Most law firms have teams of professionals helping them run their law firm 'like a business.'

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A Beginner’s Guide to Legal Project Management

Rocket Matter

In an effort to improve productivity and profitability for their law firms, many attorneys have adopted legal project management (LPM) principles and tools. The post A Beginner’s Guide to Legal Project Management appeared first on Rocket Matter.

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Master Project Management with the Critical Path Method

The Process Street

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.

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

LegalReader

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

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Apps built on SaaS platforms make project managers’ lives easier

LawTechnologyToday

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.

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Never Waste a Good Crisis to Update your Court

CourtTechBulletin

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.

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Five Ways to Make Meetings Matter

Attorney at Work

Law Firm Culture Law Firm Leadership Law Firm People Management Lawyer Productivity Lawyer Time Management Legal Project Management Managing a Law FirmMaking meetings effective and productive is no easy feat — especially in the age of Zoom.

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7 Ways to Transform Your Business via Efficient Business Process Automation

LegalReader

If you can implement a BPA for your company, you’ll be able to manage your clients efficiently, track your employees’ output, organize your projects better, and enhance communication among team members. Business attracting customers BPA communication customers project management

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Three Reasons Why It’s Easier to Run Your Practice Visually

Attorney at Work

Janelle was coping but she wasn’t managing, much less managing effectively. Three Reasons Why Visual Matter Management Works. What Does Visual Matter Management Look Like? Manage WIP in firms or across practice groups.

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Technology Doesn’t Replace Your Law Firm’s Admin Assistants

Attorney at Work

The report, released this week, says that lawyers are increasingly concerned about how managing administrative tasks impacts their ability to practice law. Coffee Talk Law Firm People Management Lawyer Productivity Legal Project Management Legal Technology Managing a Law Firm Small Law Firm

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Project Onboarding Hacks for a Successful Project Launch

The Process Street

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.

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Eliminating Bias in Work Allocation Is a Growing Focus for Law Firms

Attorney at Work

Some have given the additional responsibility to a partner, while others have an administrator or support staff acting as a resource manager or work allocation manager. DEI Law Firm Hiring Legal Career Development Legal Project Management Managing a Law Firm Trends at Work

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Double Play: Lawcus Delivers Lead and Client Management in a Single Suite

Attorney at Work

Lawcus Review: Lawcus has aggressively cross-pollinated lead and client management features across a single platform for law firms. . It’s kind of the same deal with joining a law practice management software and a lead management software.

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Don’t Micromanage: How It Destroys Your Team and How to Avoid It

The Process Street

Micromanagement is the ultimate controlling management style. Using process management to remove the need for micromanagement. While it may be true that the term has garnered a negative connotation, sometimes, projects or teams will benefit from a high-touch management style.

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How Process Street Facilitates Teaming and Retains Company Knowledge

The Process Street

Team dynamics can make or break a project. This model is very effective in the design and management of effective teams – provided those teams and their leaders have the time to learn each other’s behaviors and establish trust over the long term.

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13 Types of Project Proposals That Get Approved (and How to Write Them)

The Process Street

Project proposals are how you can get management to act on your ideas. They’re the bottom-up version of a project request form. Using a template for your proposals gives you a document which you can reference throughout the entire project. Plot a project roadmap.

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Can Today’s COO Still Benefit from Hammer and Champy’s Reengineering the Corporation?

The Process Street

I view most management gurus with the same wariness and suspicion the average person might approach a traveling medicine show peddling sparkling water as a miracle cure. Or, in this case, basic common sense as innovative management techniques.

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Default to Action & Overcome the Toolbox Fallacy

The Process Street

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.

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5 Essential Lessons I Learned From GitLab’s Marketing Playbook

The Process Street

“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.

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South Africa: LPM 101 (19 April 2022) - Schoemanlaw Inc.

Mondaq

This is an introductory session about Legal Project Management

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South Africa: LPM 101 - Schoemanlaw Inc.

Mondaq

This is an introductory session about Legal Project Management. In this session, we will unpack and attendees will learn about the advantages in using project management tools and techniques, enabling legal practitioners to

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Uzbekistan: Uzbekistan Liberalizes Regulatory Framework For Mining Of Crypto-Assets - Kinstellar

Mondaq

UP-121 (the "Decree"), which (i) reorganized the National Agency for Project Management into the National Agency of Perspective Projects On 27 April 2022, the President of Uzbekistan signed decree No.

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NLRB orders union election for over 500 New York Times tech workers

JURIST

The union sought a bargaining unit including “all full-time and regular part-time engineers, analysts, designers, project managers, product managers, and assistants” who worked for The New York Times’ websites and mobile applications, regardless of location within the US.

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5 Critical System Failures of the Coronavirus Pandemic

The Process Street

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

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Theranos' Test Demo Hid Failures From Investors, Jury Told

Law 360

A former Theranos senior project manager testified in ex-Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' criminal fraud trial Friday that he gave potential investors tours of the startup's headquarters and helped set up demonstrations using Theranos' blood-testing devices, which were, on at least one occasion, programmed to shield protocol failures.

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Another Ex-Tesla Worker Lodges Racism, Retaliation Claims

Law 360

A former Tesla construction project manager is claiming the electric car maker's facilities were filled with racist graffiti and that he was constantly peppered with bigoted insults on the job, filing what is the third racism-related suit against Tesla in California this month

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Holmes OK'd Testing Claims Over Atty's Concerns, Jury Told

Law 360

An ex-Theranos senior project manager testified in former Theranos CEO Elizabeth Holmes' criminal fraud trial Tuesday that Holmes approved Theranos' websites and presentations shown to the military and high-profile investors that said Theranos' minilabs could run "any test available in central labs" despite in-house counsel's objections to the language

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Jury Told Balwani Provided Theranos' Investor Financial Data

Law 360

A former Theranos project manager testified in former executive Ramesh "Sunny" Balwani's criminal fraud trial Friday that Balwani was in charge of various aspects of the blood-testing startup, including its software development and clinical lab, and Balwani gave him Theranos' financial projections to share with investors

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eDiscovery Q & A

Paralegal Bootcamp

How does a paralegal move into a project manager role or another role with an eDiscovery vendor? So I think that combination of paralegal, maybe senior paralegal, maybe senior litigation paralegal, is a very smooth transition from there into an entry-level project manager.

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How to Prepare an Ediscovery Project Budget

Paralegal Bootcamp

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.

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Results Are In: Here are The 15 Legal Tech Winners of the 2022 ABA TECHSHOW Startup Alley Competition

LawSites

Dashboard Legal is a collaboration and project management tool built for attorneys. Project management tools can help, and we’re the first legal tech solution providing comprehensive project management integrated into the Inbox.

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On LawNext: The State of the E-Discovery Industry in 2022, with Doug Austin

LawSites

Austin, publisher of the blog eDiscovery Today , is an established e-discovery thought leader with over 30 years of experience providing e-discovery best practices, legal technology consulting and technical project management services to commercial and government clients.

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