February 2018 Table of Contents


Financial Management
Getting in the Accounting Weeds
By Kylie Ora Lobell
A woman's guide to making sure her voice is heard in the office  and tips for how men can help.

Legal Industry/Business Management 
When a Rainmaker Retires
By Erin Brereton 
Early preparation can help ensure uninterrupted service — and help you hold on to key clients when their main contact leaves.

Financial Management 
Managing and Mitigating Financial Risks
By Pat Sand
Policies and procedures legal managers need to adopt to safeguard law firm profitability.


Big Ideas: ALA President's Letter
Making the Move to Retirement Planning

BP Perspective: Insights From a Business Partner 
Costly Surprises: 4 Hidden Tax Liabilities for Law Firms

Diversity Dialogue: Broadening Business Perspectives 
The Shifting Attitudes of Workplace Millennials 

Innovations: Fresh Thoughts for Managing 
New Legal Services Delivery Models Promote Access to Justice, Leverage Technology

Test Drive: Gadget Reviews with Bill and Phil
A Test Drive Through the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show