June 2017 Table of Contents


Communications and Organizational Management
Tips for Writing Effective Job Descriptions
By Kylie Ora Lobell
The right words and formatting can help you attract the right candidates.

Communications and Organizational Management
To Text or Not to Text
By Erin Brereton 
Is your firm handling mobile device-based client communication the right way?

Operations Management
Closing the Tech Proficiency Gap
By Jobst Elster
The tech skills attorneys are most lacking, and how you can get them on track.


Big Ideas: ALA President's Letter
Meeting Tech Challenges

Diversity Dialogue: Broadening Business Perspectives 
What Kids Can Teach Lawyers About Diversity and Representation 

Insure Your Success: Practical Tips You Need
7 Insurance Misconceptions

Test Drive: Gadget Reviews with Bill and Phil
Wireless Headphones — Cutting the Cord?


Facts and Stats
Legal Management Updates

Tips and Trends: Industry Advice and Developments 
Sometimes Saying "No" Is Your Best Business Decision


ALA Faces: Member and Chapter News
Anniversaries, Awards and Appointments

At ALA: News About ALA
What's Happening at Headquarters?