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SME Law 30 November 2022 ByLauren CroftSmall firms still relying on referrals, survey says

The vast majority of smaller law firms across the country still rely heavily on referrals and word of mouth, new...

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Big Law 23 September 2022 ByJess FeyderThe government should make financial grants to small businesses...

The government should make financial grants to small businesses impacted by this week’s official day of mourning for...

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SME Law 08 September 2022 ByLauren CroftLCA launches new toolkit for small businesses

A new guide to help small businesses grow has been welcomed by the Law Society, whose president said it would be...

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Big Law 02 August 2022 ByPaul McKeonDo law firms have a purpose?

While it may be easy to poke holes in an organisation’s efforts to articulate its purpose, it is also short-sighted...

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SME Law 26 May 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyAre boutique firms happy with Labor’s small-business plan?

On the question of whether Labor’s “Better Deal for Small Business” will help boutiques, firm owners are split.

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Great Resignation
Big Law 28 October 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyCan small firms capitalise on a ‘Great Resignation’ in BigLaw?

If a predicted mass exodus of professionals from their jobs in the coming months manifests – including BigLaw lawyers...

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SME Law 28 October 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyHow many firms use tech for billing?

New research offers insights into the extent to which boutique law firms utilise tech platforms to manage their billing...

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SME Law 28 October 2021 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Seeing how many people have bounced back is really exciting’:...

Small business owners are letting fear hold them back too often, according to this business owner and author.

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SME Law 21 October 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyAre small firms too willing to write off fees?

New research reveals troubling shortcomings in the billing practices of small law firms across Australia. Firms have,...

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SME Law 14 October 2021 ByLauren CroftPractice ‘being nice all the time’ as a firm owner

Boutique firm owners need to focus less on their qualifications and more on their brand and likeability, according to...

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