Knowledgeline: Law Firm Inc. Recognizes Blogging Trend:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, December 21, 2005 Law Firm Inc.

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Knowledgeline: And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes to.:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Tuesday, November 08, 2005 And the Legal IT Innovator of the Year award goes to. You guessed it! The blogging initiative weve put together at Sheppard Mullin was submitted to the Legal IT Forum for consideration of an award. This award could be not entered directly.

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Knowledgeline: New Google mapping tool:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, April 06, 2005 New Google mapping tool dodgermapdetail Originally uploaded by tbaldwinusc. While not a pure law firm technology tool, the new Google Mapping tool is just too amazing to pass up.

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Knowledgeline: Knowledgeline makes Technolawyers "BlawgWorld 2006" list:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, December 01, 2005 Knowledgeline makes Technolawyers "BlawgWorld 2006" list From the Technolawyer site , "According to various studies, approximately 80,000 new blogs launch every day, including dozens of legal blogs (blawgs).

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Knowledgeline: Podcasting, the next big thing?:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, November 17, 2005 Podcasting, the next big thing? With blogging becoming a bit more mainstream, well at least at my firm, the next frontier for lawyers to get their message out might be podcasting. Like blogging, the barrier to entry for podcasting is minimal. With a voice recording device (handheld or through your PC), a few hundred dollars worth of hardware and software and a website or blog to publish it to, and youre all set.

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Knowledgeline: Richard Susskinds Slam on US Firms:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Monday, November 28, 2005 Richard Susskinds Slam on US Firms Richard Susskind recently authored an article in the Times Online titled, Backroom boys lead positive disruption. In the article, he briefly talks about US firms general lack of interest in innovative technology.

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Knowledgeline: Blogs to replace newsletters?:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Monday, February 14, 2005 Blogs to replace newsletters? While Ive tried to refrain from touting specific projects at my firm, this one I just couldnt resist. We finally made the plunge and spun up the first, of what should be many, blogs for the firm. As has been discussed before on Ron Friedmanns blog and Dennis Kennedys blog , we felt it was time to take the next step in our marketing efforts and this seemed like the most logical choice.

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Knowledgeline: New KM Survey:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Monday, September 26, 2005 New KM Survey A group of KM professionals recently gathered by conference call to discuss the need and interest of forming a national/international group focused specifically on legal KM. We agreed that it was logical to form such a group but wanted to solicit feedback and gauge interest from a larger segment of KM professionals before taking the next steps at organization. Please take a few moments to complete this survey and provide your opinion.

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Knowledgeline: Building e-Discovery Teams:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Friday, August 12, 2005 Building e-Discovery Teams There has been tremendous coverage, almost ad nauseam, about e-discovery issues lately. Vendors are popping up all over the globe to process data, on-line review tools are being heavily touted and more additional forums are now available to get religion on e-discovery. What I find to be disturbing is that very few people are talking about how to practically apply and disseminate this information within their firm.

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Knowledgeline: KM Competitive Advantage Matrix:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Monday, May 16, 2005 KM Competitive Advantage Matrix One of the first projects I undertook here at Sheppard Mullin, was to develop a menu of potential knowledge management projects that a department or practice in the firm could take interest in.

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Knowledgeline: Mea Culpa:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, April 14, 2005 Mea Culpa Its been almost a month since my last post. Weve been extremely busy around here and sometimes my day job does actually get in the way of me being able to discuss new and interesting developments in our industry :) That being said, there are several new projects underway here that Id like to share. 1) We are in the final beta testing phase for our new custom built extranet tool.

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Knowledgeline: ILTA Staffing Survey Results Now Available:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Tuesday, March 01, 2005 ILTA Staffing Survey Results Now Available As one of the authors of this survey, Im proud to announce that the results have now been made available from ILTAs website. Mal Mead was the mastermind behind the rich and in-depth analysis that is provided. This was our first stab at a survey of this kind, so there will probably be some tweaks to it the next time, but overall we are very pleased with the results.

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Knowledgeline: Desktop search gains momentum:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, January 27, 2005 Desktop search gains momentum E-mail has become a most unwieldy tool. posted by Tom Baldwin - Chief Knowledge Officer at 8:35 AM 8 Comments: And KM Worlds Steve Barth has written an overview of the Desktop Search world for knowledge workers in the February 2005 KM World: [link] By jackvinson , at 9:37 PM Great Blog! Much has been made about this in various blog postings, legal technology conferences and within the hallways of most law firms.

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Knowledgeline: Aderant (formerly CMS) enters the CRM space:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Wednesday, February 09, 2005 Aderant (formerly CMS) enters the CRM space In something that was probably long overdue, Aderant recently announced its intention to enter the FrontOffice space with its first foray being CRM. While this can be viewed as a move to counter what Elite has long had available with its case management and Apex product, the timing is interesting with the recent Lexis acquisition of Interface Software.

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Knowledgeline: Extranets help separate firms, for now:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Tuesday, January 04, 2005 Extranets help separate firms, for now It looks as though collaboration tools, such as extranets, are not only on the cusp of becoming an integral part of how law firms work with their clients, but also as a way to differentiate themselves from their competitors.

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Knowledgeline: Project Management, why arent more law firm IT departments doing it?:: by Tom Baldwin

Knowledgeline

Knowledgeline Thursday, January 06, 2005 Project Management, why arent more law firm IT departments doing it? Copyright © - 2005 Entireweb Players By BLANCHE , at 12:51 PM Hey, you have a great blog here! A while back I attended a webinar titled " How to Create a Successful Project Management Environment ". The webinar was hosted by Sally Hatchett, the Director of Project Management for Bingham McCutchen.

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Get Motivated: 10 Motivational Speeches That Will Change Your Life

ProjectManager.com

Steve Jobs, Commencement Speech, Stanford, 2005. David Foster Wallace, Commencement Speech, Kenyon College, 2005. As professionals with targets, projects to manage and bills to pay, we must perform, whether it’s the beginning of the week or the exhausting end of a long, hard one.

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Project Management is Still an Exciting and Growing Field

Arras People

About The PM Podcast: Cornelius Fichtner, PMP is a project management trainer who helps his students with their PMP Exam Prep , and since 2005 he has published hundreds of interviews with project managers from around the world.

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

Editorial: Politics versus reality, Nature 434, 257 (17 March 2005) †. "Science runs on the premise that experiments, and all the uncertainty involved in them, should be open for scrutiny."

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

Editorial: Politics versus reality, Nature 434, 257 (17 March 2005) †. "Science runs on the premise that experiments, and all the uncertainty involved in them, should be open for scrutiny." When there are claims made about anything, in any domain, by anyone, bring evidence that either matches a principle or if it doesn't match the principle, have a rational explanation as to why that evidence does match. Root Cause Analysis required for both matching and not matching. . † [link]. .

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Illusions

Zen Project Management

Philip Tatlock did research for his 2005 book Expert Political Judgment: How Good Is It? I am still reading Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow , and I came across an interesting quote People can maintain an unshakable faith in any proposition, however absurd, when they are sustained by a community of like-minded believers. He used the example of stock traders, who think they are successful in picking stocks even though evidence points otherwise.

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Agile Project Management Principles - MOving from Principles to Practices

Herding Cats

2, 2005. “Only those general principles and attitudes that result from clear and deep understanding can provide a comprehensive guide to action.” [1]. Agile Program Management contains practices found in traditional program management, delivered through the principles of agile.

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Book Review – Getting to Grips with Interview Testing

Arras People

It’s pitched perfectly for a project management audience and has also stood the test of time (published in 2005) – the tests are still the same tests you will find today.

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Clarifying Misconceptions of the Big Launch

Girl's Guide to PM

In December 2005, Saturday Night Live aired a digital short called “Lazy Sunday” starring Andy Samberg and Chris Parnell. Do you think that your project should have a ‘launch’ event?

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How to Improve Your Project Interpersonal Skills

Project Risk Coach

If you wish to be a great project manager, focus not only on your technical skills but seek to improve your project interpersonal skills. Extraordinary project managers know how to relate to others when things are going as planned as well as on days filled with undesirable events.

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

2005), “A Framework for Understanding Uncertainty and its Mitigation and Exploitation in Complex Systems”, Fifteenth Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE), 10 – 15 July 2005. Uncertainty is the consequence of all complex systems. It is the lack of needed knowledge of the state of the system in the present or in the future that creates risk. [1], 1], [2] Adaptability, flexibility, and other systems “?illities”

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Quote of the Day

Herding Cats

2005), “A Framework for Understanding Uncertainty and its Mitigation and Exploitation in Complex Systems”, Fifteenth Annual International Symposium of the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE), 10 – 15 July 2005. Uncertainty is the consequence of all complex systems. It is the lack of needed knowledge of the state of the system in the present or in the future that creates risk. [1], 1], [2] Adaptability, flexibility, and other systems “?illities”

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How to Analyze Business Strategy to Improve Your Projects

Brightwork

Johnson & Scholes (2005) define strategy as “the direction and scope of an organization over the long term”. Delivering successful projects enables organizations to reach their strategic objectives quickly with enhanced long-term commercial results. Connecting projects to organizational strategy can improve projects in several areas including preparation of business cases, request management, planning and resource allocation, risk management, budget control, and collaboration.

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The Eight Constants of Change – An Interview with Stacy Aaron

Guerrilla Project Management

In this edition of the Guerrilla Project Management podcast, I interview Stacy Aaron co-author of two books on organizational change: The Change Management Pocket Guide published in 2005 and The Eight Constants of Change published in 2008. In this edition of the Guerrilla Project Management podcast, I interview Stacy Aaron co-author of two books on organizational change: The Change Management Pocket Guide published in 2005 and The Eight Constants of Change published in 2008.

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Next Generation Project Management Software

Girl's Guide to PM

Maria Cristina Barbero , PMP, PMI-ACP, SMC® has been the Director of the BU Change and IT Strategy of Nexen Business Consultants, the consulting company of Engineering Group, since 2005. Digitalization and Collaboration. The project and portfolio management (PPM) software market is changing.

How To Grow Business Acumen and Business Awareness as a Project Manager (PODCAST)

Project Management Hacks

About The PM Podcast: Cornelius Fichtner, PMP is a project management trainer who helps his students with their PMP Exam prep , and since 2005 he has published hundreds of interviews with project managers from around the world. Do You Have Business Awareness. Are you aware of your business?

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Podcast Interview: How to Make Remote Work Productive

Project Management Hacks

About The PM Podcast: Cornelius Fichtner, PMP is a project management trainer who helps his students with their PMP Exam prep , and since 2005 he has published hundreds of interviews with project managers from around the world. Cornelius Fichtner and Bruce Harpham, PMI Congress 2015.

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Quote of the Day - The Systems Approach

Herding Cats

Science, Strategy, and War: The Strategic Theor of John Boyd," Frans Osinga, Eburon Academic Publishers, 2005. Volume 2: Systems Thinking for the Enterprise: New and Emerging Perspectives , George Rebovich, MITRE Corporation, November 2005.

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What’s the Scope of a Unit Test?

Leading Agile

You have to do special things to your enviroment (such as editing config files) to run it” That’s from a 2005 article. “Unit test” is a funny term. It seems to be the subject of all kinds of debate.

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Book of the Month

Herding Cats

Gregory, Operations Research , 23, 2005. [2] The standard way of thinking about decisions is backward, says Ralph Keeney: People focus first on identifying alternatives rather than on articulating values.

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How to Empower Remote Employees to be More Productive

Proofhub

This represents a whopping 115 percent increase from 2005, according to a FlexJobs report. Remote work has become the new norm for the American workforce. As of 2017, 3.9 million U.S. workers reported working from home at least half of the time.

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Basis of Estimating Software Development

Herding Cats

Estimating Software-Intensive Systems: Projects, Products, and Processes , Richard Stutzke, Addison-Wesley, 2005. The estimating of software development is both straightforward and complex. When it is suggested that estimating is hard, of no value, and unnecessary, always ask what principle is used to support that claim? Don't hear one? Then it's likely just a personal anecdote made without any principles. .

A New Paymo Integration: Get Paid Through Payoneer

Paymo App

Founded in 2005 and based in New York, Payoneer is licensed and registered in the US, the EU, Hong Kong and is PCI Level 1 Certified. Payoneer and Paymo have teamed up to make sure getting paid by your customers is faster and easier than ever!

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JP Morgan Chase & Co Project Manager Profile: Paul Rezaie

Project Management Hacks

In 2005, I worked on improving the business. I’m proud of Jamie Dimon, CEO of the company since 2005, for the amazing work he does. Paul Rezaie, PMP. Modern banks offer a wide variety of products and services: commercial banking, loans, credit cards, investment services and more.

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Estimating is a Learned Skill

Herding Cats

When 90% Confidence Intervals are 50% Certain: On the Credibility of Credible Intervals,” Karl Halvor Teigen and Magne Jørgensen, Applied Cognitive Psychology Applied Cognitive Psychology, 19: 455–475 (2005). A Comparison of Software Project Overruns—Flexible versus Sequential Development Models,” Kjetil Moløkken-Østvold and Magne Jørgensen, IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering , Volume 31, Issue 9, September 2005. 7, July 2005. “A 306-326, Springer, 2005. “A

The Bad Apple Syndrome in Process Improvement

Herding Cats

ISO/IEC 17025:2005 (4.11.2) ‒ The procedure for corrective action shall start with an investigation to determine the root cause(s) of the problem. When process improvement starts with the solution, it's common to anchor this improvement on the Bad Apple syndrome.

Decision Making On Software Development Projects

Herding Cats

Oberkampf, in Proceedings from the Advanced Simulation & Computing Workshop , Albuquerque, NM, USA, 2005. Decision Making on Software Development Projects Is Both Simple and Complex at the Same Time. All projects operate in the presence of uncertainty. Real-world decision making is performed under uncertainty. Decision makers must make decisions which best incorporate these uncertainties. These uncertainties come in two forms – reducible and irreducible.

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A Seriously Challenged Project

The Tao of Project Management

As early as 2005 the Scottish Parliament shelved the project when new cost estimates revealed an increase of 30% to the original £375m budget and although the project did get going again, those early cost increases were a warning sign of what was to come.

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