Just-in-time training is a process that enables people to save time and become more efficient by finding exactly the information they need, just when they need it.
While most workshops focus on education and transmitting information, LegalBizDev’s just-in-time programs focus on the central issue in implementing legal project management: promoting behavior change. When the Association of Corporate Counsel and the ABA conducted a meeting “at which leaders of corporate and law firm litigation departments rolled up their sleeves and tackled the complex issues surrounding present day concepts of value in litigation” they found that “The challenge is change/behavior management” (ACC Docket, May 2011, p. 130). It’s not a question of knowing what to do; it’s a question of helping lawyers to do it.
In just-in-time training each lawyer focuses strictly on the issues that will have the greatest impact for their practice in the short term. They identify a concrete action item, and begin working on it immediately, with assistance from a legal project management expert.
Focusing on the action items that are most likely to produce immediate and practical results for each practice and personality maximizes short-term success and will create internal champions with a history of concrete results. We offer: