IDEA Awards Submissions Now Open
The IDEA (Innovation, Development, Engagement and Advancement) Awards recognize unique programs, services and events that improve the legal community and advance the business of law. The award is open to ALA individual members, chapters, committees, regions, law firms and business partners. Submissions close January 12.
Learn more about the IDEA awards and submission guidelines.
Podcast: QBQ! for Building Leaders
"What can I do to contribute?" is the question-behind-the-question (QBQ!) that is key to unlocking great leadership potential. Tune into ALA’s podcast with Kristin Lindeen, and then see her speak on leadership development at the Business of Law Conference in Philadelphia, October 27-29.
Listen to Lindeen share more QBQs on ALA’s podcast series.
Creating a High-Productivity Culture
Learn best practices for building a strong culture of motivated employees. Katie Hunt-Morr, Sr. Manager of Values & Impact at Etsy, will present, “A Culture of Welcome: Driving Output Through Expression,” at the Human Resources Conference for Legal Professionals, November 3-5, in Las Vegas.
Register for ALA’s HR Conference today.
Chapter vs. Chapter — Locked in a Three-Way Tie!
Las Vegas, Oregon and Fort Worth Chapters are tied for first place in the Chapter vs. Chapter Scholarship Challenge. Each of these chapters has 38 percent of its members registered for one of the Business of Law Conferences and is only 2 percent away from earning another $1,000 in scholarship funding!
View the latest Chapter vs. Chapter Scholarship Challenge rankings.
October Is Cybersecurity Month
October has been dedicated to raising awareness of cybersecurity threats at home and work. Concurrently, ALA’s October issue of Legal Management features an article by Business Partner experts BreachPro and InfoSafe called, “Taking Control in the Era of Cybercrime.” Make sure to keep your eyes open for Legal Management’s October issue, available tomorrow.