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  • Why you should kick the legalese habit

    7 June 2011

    Legalese is worse than smoking cigarettes. To kick the habit is extremely hard. Rudolf Flesch, who developed the well-known Flesch…

  • Disaster recovery plan review

    27 October 2010

    Review your disaster recovery plan The Saturday 4 September 2010 earthquake in Christchurch came as a sharp reminder to law…

  • Strategic thinking

    27 October 2010

    Are you strategically savvy? During the years I spent as a corporate learning advisor, organisational developer and human resources manager,…

  • Risk management and insurance

    27 October 2010

    All law firms – whether large, medium or sole practitioners – are exposed to a diverse array of risks, and…

  • Legal services recession pricing

    27 October 2010

    Pricing legal services for the recovery No law firm has escaped the impact of the financial downturn of the last…

  • Customer service importance

    27 October 2010

    Lessons from fine hotels Each time I stay in a fine hotel the experience is both enjoyable and truly impressive.…

  • Pricing barristers’ services

    27 October 2010

    Barristers’ charge out rates Working with the New Zealand Bar Association, late in 2009 I ran a survey specifically catering…

Last updated on the 4th May 2018