strategic planning

The Top 5 Budget Items Law Firms Will Try to Slash in Response to COVID-19

Are you getting pressured to cut expenses? The COVID-19 pandemic has put a halt to the economy, and with it comes much uncertainty about 2020. When business is declining or the marketplace is starting to panic, firms start making decisions they hope will protect them. Months or years later, some analyze the efficacy of these …

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Managing Legal Change Initiatives: Strategic approaches to introducing change

  The following piece was authored by Patrick J. McKenna for Ark Group’s publication Managing Legal Change Initiatives.  The following represents comments that I offered in a recent interview and are based on my three decades of working with large law firms internationally who invariably are trying to execute a particular strategy, implement a new …

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Why Have a Strategic Planning Meeting? (and how to convince your leadership it's a good idea)

The more we facilitate strategic planning meetings, the more we recognize the challenges that you face as a leader who is wanting to create change and a develop a new future for your organization.  You may understand the importance of strategic planning (or our custom Aligned Strategy Development), but does the rest of your leadership …

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