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About knowledge4lawyers

I am a lawyer and a Knowledge Management expert. Through The Knowledge Business I help law firms improve their efficiency and profitability through knowledge services - consultancy, training and implementation help.

What is your key competency?

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6 steps to getting Lessons *Learned*

Lesson learning, retrospectives, look-backs, AALs, AARs, whatever you call it, it makes sense to learn what works and doesn’t within your own organisation – stops you reinventing the wheel, shares expertise around, keeps clients happy etc etc. So why don’t … Continue reading

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The 3 minute KM plan

I still follow The Thesis Whisperer blog from my days doing my MBA and recently they hosted a guest blog from Mary Woessner who described her involvement in the “three minute thesis” competition (3MT). In the 3MT competition, PhD candidates … Continue reading

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Together we are an ocean

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A new session on innovation

After our successful session in Birmingham, I have persuaded Dr Sheffield to run another innovation workshop in Bristol after the summer. Come along if you are interested in how to encourage innovative thought (in yourself, in your teams, in your … Continue reading

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Heads of Knowledge Q&A (7) Richard Gaston

For our next Head of Knowledge interview, we meet Richard Gaston who is Head of Knowledge and Research at Addleshaw Goddard LLP.   1) How did you end up as Head of Knowledge?  Was there a key factor / turning … Continue reading

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