Wasted at work

My eyes opened more widely recently, more than usual, and I am not talking mascara.

It was a discussion in a workshop of high growth microbusinesses about waste.

Waste is everywhere, sometimes obvious, sometimes hidden until you shine a light on it.

Common waste is:

Having a gym membership and not using it Buying

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Are you too black and white?

Black and white dogmatism, rather than open mindedness frustrates me.

I am someone who thinks a lot, so if I do something, it is because I have thought about it. It is rare that I am asked a question that makes me think. How often do you ask questions that make your clients think?

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14 hidden ways law firms lose productivity & profit

 

Many firms have done the obvious things to cut costs, but what about the less obvious?

Here are 14 things that are stopping full productivity and profit to be realised in many law firms:

1) Procrastination 2) Overwhelm 3) Fear about asking for help 4) Loss of concentration from gadget overload and interrupted

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14 reasons why law firms are limiting themselves

Law firms are competing in a challenging marketplace and need to achieve more with less. This purposefully provocative blog shares 14 reasons why they are stopping themselves from maximising performance, productivity and fulfilment.

Unjust rewards: The ‘rewards tomorrow’ strategy for hard work today by more junior lawyers is no longer viable and will start to

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