Podcast Location:
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Categories:
Practice Management, Marketing & Skills
CPD Points:
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Listen and pass the quiz: Gain 1 CPD point (60 minutes)
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Cost:
  • FREE
Length:
30 minutes of audio
Plays on Computer:
Yes Downloadable as MP3:    Yes
Contributor(s):
Course Aims:

This podcast aims to provide different insights and approaches to performance management including the reasoning behind it, its importance in today's law firms and various methods of implementation. THIS CPDCAST IS NOT ACCREDITED BY THE BAR STANDARDS BOARD

Outcomes:
After completing the course you will:
  • Understand what performance management is;
  • Appreciate why it is important to focus on performance management;
  • Understand why it is dismissed by numerous firms as being unimportant;
  • Appreciate why lawyers should start gaining key business skills;
  • Understand how performance management can fit into a firm's daily routine;
  • Understand how performance management can align itself with a firm's vision and future goals;
  • Know what performance management should measure;
  • Appreciate why business plans should be put together with performance management in mind;
  • Know the top ten tips of performance management.
Level:
General Interest Difficulty: 2 of 5
Classification:
Practical Guide
Sources and References:
  • There are no citations to accompany this podcast.

In this CPDcast, Lynda Millar, Director of Services at LawNet, discusses insights and approaches to performance management with Patricia Wheatley Burt, Director of Trafalgar – The People Business. They examine the purpose of performance management, why it is so important and top tips for successful performance management.

THIS CPDCAST IS NOT ACCREDITED BY THE BAR STANDARDS BOARD

THERE IS NO QUIZ ACCOMPANYING THIS PODCAST

Podcast last reviewed: 2011-10-31

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