January 2015 Table of Contents

Operations Management 
Human Resources Essentials for the New Administrator
By Erin Brereton
Learn about three key technology tools that can help law firm HR professionals succeed in 2015.

Human Resources Management
2015 Ushers in Changes to Employment Law
By Gina Harkins
With the start of a new year, what employment rule changes can law firms expect at the federal, state and local levels?

Legal Industry/Business Management
Tailored Training
By Mary Kate Sheridan
Professional development is ongoing. Here are five tips for each stage in an attorney’s career. 


Big Ideas: ALA Executive Director's Letter
New Year, New Brand, New Home

BP Perspective: Insights From a Business Partner
The Next Big Idea

Millennial Mouthpiece: For the Emerging Workforce
Addressing the Tech-Savvy Stereotype

Test Drive: Gadget Reviews with Bill and Phil
Our Review of the Moto 360 Smartwatch


Industry News: Legal Management Updates
Human Resources Facts and Stats

Tips and Trends: Industry Advice and Developments
10 Ways to Build a Flourishing Law Firm Culture Around Your Values

High Tech
New Products for Law Firms


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

At ALA: Association News and Events
What’s Happening at Headquarters