On the show today we had the great pleasure of interviewing the amazing Dr George Beaton. George is the Founder of Beaton Global, the pre-eminent ratings and review consultancy for professionals around the world. George has had a long and distinguished career in academia as well earning MBBCh, MBA and PhD degrees. George is a senior fellow in the Law School at the University of Melbourne and taught at the Melbourne Business School for decades. With a long career in academia and business George brings incredible insight to our discussions which covered client service, value based pricing and the future of practice.
On the first show of 2019 we sat down with Co-Founder of Josef and legal technology expert Sam Flynn! Josef is a legal technology business that was created to empower access to justice and help legal service providers build tools to better serve clients. On the show we discussed Sam's journey, the businesses he's launched and the way technology can help bridge the access to justice gap.Read More
We love to talk new law models on the BB podcast and this week we sat down with the Founder of another great Australian success story. Legally Yours is a lawyer matching platform that help connect clients with connect with lawyers on a fixed fee basis. It's another innovative model that seeks to increase access to legal services and also bring transparency to the way we all engage with legal services.Read More
If there was ever a guest that shows us how to make the whole work and life thing work for you and not against you it's Emma Heuston. Lawyer, practice leader, author and speaker Emma is a leading figure in our industry providing crucial information about how to work flexibly and freely in the legal industry.
Emma is a the author of 'The Tracksuit Economy, How to work Effectively and Productively from Home'.Read More
Our timing for this week's show couldn't be better with the launch of our >More than Marketing Show. Why? Because this week we speak with Zohar Fisher who is a global authority on legal marketing and business development strategy as the Founder of Robus Consulting, Israel's leading agency. The reason we had Zohar on the show is he works in the most saturated legal market on the planet so the question of how to differentiate your firm is one he has dealt with as a matter of course. With a population of 8.5 million there are approximately 70,000 lawyers in Israel so the question of how to stand out is one we had to speak with Zohar about.Read More
Family law is one of the most difficult areas of practice in the profession. Not only is it a hugely human-centric area requiring lots of empathy and tact, but it's also constrained by a court system under huge strain (not to mention outdated business models).Read More
This week we had the chance to speak with Nick Mann, Founder of Polaris Lawyers based in Melbourne and a lawyer who is taking a very different approach to personal injury practice and business development.Read More
Our latest guest on Beyond Billables originally came from a profession that is a bit left-field: sports journalism. Now, Michael Morrissey is managing director at Morrissey Law and Advisory, a law firm that specialises in the construction and infrastructure industries.Read More
If anyone has got their hands on the crystal ball and can see what the industry is facing is our guest on this episode of Beyond Billables – Stevie Ghiassi. Technology change is coming thick and fast, and the law establishment is not immune, creating both exciting and scary times ahead for the law industry.Read More