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Tag Archives: Project Management

Emotional Intelligence and the In-House Lawyer

Posted in In-House Practice

I recently attended a workshop at my son’s preschool where we learned some of the principles of Conscious Discipline®. This multifaceted approach to managing conflicts is followed in numerous schools and by many parents, and I won’t attempt to do it justice by summarizing it here. But there were three key takeaways I gleaned from… Continue Reading

A Value-based Client-firm Relationship: Part XI

Posted in ACC Value Challenge, Client-Firm Value

 The grocery-strategy connection  Week 11. Each week, via the In-house ACCess blog, follow the promise and pitfalls of forming a new value-based client-firm relationship. ACC Value Challenge steering committee member Ken Grady, General Counsel and Secretary of Wolverine World Wide, offered to profile his selection and start-up process of launching a trademark portfolio management engagement… Continue Reading

A Value-based Client-firm Relationship: Part X

Posted in ACC Value Challenge, Client-Firm Value

The power of project management Week 10. Each week via the In-house ACCess blog, follow the promise and pitfalls of forming a new value-based client-firm relationship. ACC Value Challenge steering committee member Ken Grady, General Counsel and Secretary of Wolverine World Wide, offered to profile his selection and start-up process of launching a trademark portfolio… Continue Reading

A Value-based Client-firm Relationship: Part VIII

Posted in ACC Value Challenge, Client-Firm Value

Balancing strategic roles and tactical delivery Week 8. Each week via the In-House ACCess blog, follow the promise and pitfalls of forming a new value-based client-firm relationship. ACC Value Challenge steering committee member Ken Grady, General Counsel and Secretary of Wolverine World Wide, offered to profile his selection and start-up process of launching a trademark… Continue Reading

The ACC Value Challenge —Technologists, Yes, this Means You, Too

Posted in ACC Value Challenge

“Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.” ~ Earl Nightingale  Accountability, efficiency and value — three words that are reverberating throughout the legal services industry these days.  In-house counsel are being held accountable by their companies to contain costs and predict… Continue Reading