Table of Contents

Columns

BIG IDEAS: ALA EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S LETTER
Generational Differences Are Opportunities for Growth

BP PERSPECTIVE: INSIGHTS FROM A BUSINESS PARTNER
How to Create a Meaningful Performance Evaluation

INNOVATIONS: FRESH THOUGHTS FOR MANAGING
Analysis to Action: Turning a Performance Gap into Core Competence

INSURE YOUR SUCCESS: PRACTICAL TIPS YOU NEED
Purchasing Insurance in a Post Affordable Care Act World

TEST DRIVE: GADGET REVIEWS WITH BILL AND PHIL
Geeking Out on the Galaxy TabPro S

THINKING OUT CLOUD: TRANSLATING TECH TO BUSINESS
Advice for Purchasing Cloud Technologies


Departments

INDUSTRY NEWS: LEGAL MANAGEMENT UPDATES
Facts & Stats
Dealing with Stumbling Blocks: Three Surefire Tips for Getting Things Done

TIPS AND TRENDS: INDUSTRY ADVICE AND DEVELOPMENTS
Ways to Beat the Afternoon Slump


Features

LI: LEGAL INDUSTRY/BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

How to Be RFP Savvy
By Kylie Ora Lobell
Tips for knowing when (and how) to respond to RFPs

HR: HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGEMENT

A 360° View
By Scott Mondore
These assessment tools can benefit your employees — and your bottom line

LI: LEGAL INDUSTRY/BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

Bridging Generation Gaps at the Office
By Ed Finkel
Understanding the differences can help with everything from marketing to succession planning 


ALA Now

ALA FACES: MEMBER AND CHAPTER NEWS
Anniversaries, Awards and Appointments

AT ALA: ASSOCIATION NEWS AND EVENTS
What’s Happening at Headquarters