The LMA Intelligence Brief for January 2013 is now available!
As David Maister conceded, “Law firms are different” than other businesses. Nonetheless, the market for legal services is changing. Firms that pay attention to organizing effectively and increasing client value will tap into a powerful differentiator for clients and for lasting success.
If you have or know children under the age of 12, chances are you are very familiar with Silly Bandz, Zhu Zhu Pets, and any other fad that captures the hearts of the tween and under set. Our house has not been immune to these (I often find Silly Bandz in the vacuum cleaner or in my dog's mouth!).
Teambuilding activities, while being fun and unusual, have a dynamic impact on productivity, culture, teamwork and creativity -- when they are well conceived and executed. The trick is to carefully plan and design your exercises, just like any other firm project.