Curiosity (first published on Knowledge for Lawyers)

It killed the cat. It went to Mars. How can it help you learn and improve your knowledge-sharing conversations? It encourages you to learn, helps you have enjoyable conversations and generally makes life interesting. Having recently read an article about…

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Helene Russell’s book club: the next book-crates are in the post!

After a fascinating discussion on the merits of Critical Knowledge Management by Dorothy Leonard, the next mystery knowledge and learning book is now in the post to Helene’s book club members. Helene Russell’s online book club connects those interested in…

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KM: The Strategy – get it written and into practice

Do you need to get your knowledge management strategy written, but you are struggling to find the time? This workshop will help. Get an afternoon workshop considering which might be the best approach for your firm, with plenty of...

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Evidence-based practice (first published on Knowledge for Lawyers)

Why do some law firms seem happy to leave money on the table? Why is there not a greater emphasis on evidence-based knowledge management practice in the legal sector? Hélène Russell explores this issue and suggests some ways you...

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LMS Financial Benchmarking Report published

Last year we saw solid real-terms growth for firms polled in the Law Society’s Law Management Section (LMS) Financial Benchmarking Survey 2019, which showed a median rise in income of 4.2% for participating firms. If you would like to read…

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8 May 2019 – Exploring knowledge management, marketing and business development with Sue Bramall and Hélène Russell

In May, Sue Bramall will be speaking at an event hosted by fellow Law Consultancy Network member Hélène Russell. The talk will be focused on knowledge management – adding value and raising your profile. When: Wednesday 8 May 2019, 12.30…

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PEOPLE FIRST, DIGITAL SECOND!

PEOPLE FIRST, DIGITAL SECOND! That was my key message to 250 delegates at Lawfest in Auckland last week. It was terrific to see so much interest in the impact of technology on the delivery of legal services and to hear…

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Workshop: 28 March 2019, Improving Knowledge Sharing Culture, TLT LLP, London

We all know how knowledge sharing can benefit law firm profitability, but without the right culture to support that sharing, your learning and knowledge management efforts will struggle. Changing culture can be complex, so come along to a practical...

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Helene Russell starts an online school in Knowledge Management

Until now, only those who could get to the UK could attend Helene Russell’s well-respected knowledge management training events, but with the release of her first new online course, her practical and business-focused knowledge management training is available to...

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Using marketing know how to improve your knowledge team’s visibility (first published on KM Insight)

Hélène Russell, legal knowledge and learning specialist, recently interviewed Sue Bramall for KM Insight, part of the ARK Group. They discussed Sue’s top tips for improving the branding, visibility and reputation of law firm knowledge teams so they can help…

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