March 2019 Table of Contents


Human Resources Management
Effective Employee Engagement
By Kylie Ora Lobell 
New processes are freeing up valuable time and potentially improving bottom lines in law firms.

Financial Management 
Keeping on Track with Key Performance Indicators
By Drew Amoroso
Moving your firm forward with KPIs can give you a better snapshot of your firm’s overall health.

Legal Industry/Business Management
Equipping Your Firm for the Opportunities of Blockchain
By Terena Bell
How to tell if your firm is ready to take on a blockchain or cryptocurrency practice. 


Big Ideas: A Message from ALA's President
Thankfully, It Never Stops

Special Coverage
Global Legal Hackathon Lands in Chicago

BP Perspective: Insights From a Business Partner 
Creating a Culture of Innovation

Diversity Dialogue: Broadening Business Perspectives
Creating a Culture of Innovation

Innovations: Fresh Thoughts for Managing  
Measure What Matters 

Marketing Matters: Boost Your Firm's Brand
How to Collect Marketing Info Inside Your Firm

Annual Conference Exhibitors
A List of Business Partners Exhibiting at the Show 


Industry News: Legal Management Updates
Why Combo Life Insurance/Long-Term Care Products Might Be the Best Option for Your Employees

Tips and Trends: Industry Advice and Developments
Transform Billing Processes to Improve Your Firm’s Bottom Line 


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

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