A phrase that is being used a lot these days is Legal Project Management. I think we are going to hear much more about this concept in the next year or two. Examining the component parts of legal projects is not something many firms have done exhaustively, mainly because the team is focusing on getting the

So many things to do, so little time. For a profession with a long tradition of recording time task-by-task as the day goes on, we still seem to lose time during the workday. Every lawyer has had the experience of working hard all day and noticing completed time sheets total far less than hours worked.

Here are a few words of wisdom on "Why Are We So Busy?" by Robert Harris. These points are very brief so you do have time to read them.