Learnings from Musk: whether a buy-out or merger, new leadership comes with hardships

Although we’ll never know all the facts, Elon Musk’s Twitter takeover is a lesson for professional services on how not to bring two cultures together, writes Sophie Hudson, Head of Marketing and Business Development at solicitors Sherrards.

Reed Smith CMO recognised in Kindness & Leadership UK listing

Global law firm Reed Smith’s London-based Chief Marketing Officer Sadie Baron has been included in the Kindness & Leadership ‘50 Leading Lights’ listing in the UK. The Kindness & Leadership ‘50 Leading Lights’ campaign...

BKL – the largest UK accountancy firm to achieve B Corp status

In October 2022, the London accountants BKL achieved B Corp status. It is believed to be the largest accountancy firm to meet...

Thomson Snell & Passmore signs up to new pro bono initiative

Thomson Snell & Passmore has joined some of the biggest law firms in the UK signing up to a new initiative aimed...

Fearless Feedback reveals client satisfaction scores

Mills & Reeve has set ambitious client satisfaction targets, with its latest client survey showing improved metrics across three key areas.

CLUTTONS LAUNCHES FAMILY AND WELLBEING POLICY WITH MENOPAUSE SUPPORT AT ITS HEART ON WORLD MENOPAUSE DAY

Cluttons has today announced on World Menopause Day that it is rolling out its family and wellbeing policy to its employees this...

M&A advisors launch podcast to help creative agencies through recession

Waypoint Partners, a global growth and M&A advisory firm, has launched its Waypointers podcast, designed to share insight, advice and knowledge from the leading lights of the creative, digital and tech landscape.  With new episodes...

What is Mastodon and will it replace Twitter?

The social network Mastodon is enjoying a Musk bounce as Twitter users look to alternative social media platforms. But what is Mastodon and how does it work? The Professionals speaks to Tom Bourlet, a...

Why collaboration eats cross-selling for breakfast

Cross-selling should be treated with contempt. But that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t be servicing clients by joining with your firm’s other practice...

What does the latest SRA guidance mean for this year’s legal directories process?

Earlier this year, the Solicitors Regulation Authority (SRA) issued an update on confidentiality and client information. The new guidelines mean that all...

Deep CV Diving – a new podcast taking an in-depth look at the careers of the world’s most successful professional services, business development and...

International recruiter Seldon Rosser launches new podcast series that dives deep into the CVs of industry leaders, to find inspirational pearls of...

Watson Farley & Williams partnership with Fifth Day

Watson Farley & Williams has announced a partnership with Fifth Day. It is one of 12 top-flight law firms to sign up...

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