Management & Business Acumen

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Management & Business Acumen

Analytics Overload

With the variety of Analytic tools and data being captured, it's important to ascertain which metrics are fundamental. What are the C people really interested in? Is the right data being captured? How are you presenting that data? Which tools are deciphering and providing the right metrics? How do you get to the heart of the data and not get caught up in the minutiae?

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You've Been Borged: What To Do When Your Law Firm Merges

You've been borged. Resistance is futile! What do you do when your law firm merges? The program will discuss steps toward a smooth transition - contract changes, budget review, resource and staff realignment - as well as the emotional issues that arise. Will you keep your job? Do you want to keep you job? How do you handle inherited staff? How do you handle a new boss? How to keep your sanity with the new and changing ...more »

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Keeping stuff safe - Cyber Security for Law Librarians

From viruses to malware to ransomware to socially engineered hacking, our information security is under constant threats. What do law librarians need to know about keeping their information safe? Which of the many tips we've been given are in fact best practices for protecting our online information and identities?

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Documentation

When it is necessary to document personal issues you want to do it correctly and thoroughly. An HR expert will share the ins and outs of documenting employees behavior.

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Other Duties as Assigned

This line is added to most job description. This fun session will be designed by submissions from the membership. Prior to the conference a call will go out to share what some of these other duties are . Based on these submissions the top interesting, fun, and powerful duties will be selected for presentation by the member at AALL.

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The latest technology

How are the hot new technologies being used in practice - whether in a library setting or by the attorneys themselves. Each year, there are new technologies to make the practice of law easier/better/more efficient. Information professionals and attorneys would share which technologies they've implemented and what has worked, as well as what has not.

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Surveying Attorneys: Asking the Right Questions

This program will provide attendees with examples of survey questions that resulted in responses that were able to be used to support actions such as keeping or changing a database provider.

The program will also include tips on creating succinct surveys so that attorney time investment is minimal.

Panelists will include librarians or consultants who have experience with surveys in the legal environment.

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