Articles published at Lopsider and authored by Peter Krakaur

Manage Change With EQ Skills

Source | 2017-07-10T09:34:01+00:00 May 6th, 2017|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Change management is a demanding challenge for all participants in today’s legal ecosystem. Effective change management strategies are built on relationships. How do you frame a discussion, know what is actually going to change, understand different mindsets, inspire people, communicate value, and build reciprocity? You begin with conversations.

I Am an AI Luddite (and Why You Should Be One Too)

Source | 2017-07-11T11:34:26+00:00 Mar 22nd, 2017|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

This article discusses potential impacts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) on the legal profession. Specifically, I discuss (i) WHY you should care about AI, (ii) WHAT AI means, (iii) WHERE [...]

Six Things Legal Professionals Could Care [More/Less] About

Source | 2017-07-05T11:37:28+00:00 Dec 15th, 2016|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Reflections on value, purple people, (right)sourcing, change management, checklists, and Artificial Big Block Data Machines. The year comes to a close. Legal professionals in law firms and departments sprint [...]

Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Law Departments: Staffing

Source | 2017-07-11T11:50:28+00:00 Oct 25th, 2016|Categories: Article|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

AI solutions will continue to impact the way in-house teams deliver legal services. Consider talent and staffing actions to help your teams explore AI and enhance legal service delivery. Specifically, consider additional skill sets when creating positions and making hiring decisions. Additionally, plan for a broader range of staffing options beyond the current mix of direct hires, contractors, LPOs, and law firms. Now is the time to experiment and learn.

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