With the rise of generative artificial intelligence (AI) solutions early last year, it’s become clear that lAw firms operate in a world that is rapidly changing. In the past year, there has been a frenzy of excitement and new tools, as well a flurry conversations, about AI’s role in all workplaces, including law firms.
What can you do to ensure that your law firm is successful in 2024 in light of this? The attorneys who can adapt and thrive will be the best positioned for leveraging these new technologies tools effectively. Having a game plan—via clear, meaningful goals—gives you a benchmark from which you can adapt and adjust to be as successful as possible. As we look forward to 2024, it’s the ideal time to think about what you want—and how you plan to achieve it—in the year to come.
Still, setting career goals, or goals for your law firm’s success, can be tricky. How specific should you be? What goals should you focus on when you’re an experienced lawyer, and what are the best goals for new attorneys? How do you know when you’ve reached a certain goal?
It is true that what gets measured, gets managed. Set SMART goals. Measure, assess and adjust them as necessary.
In this guide, we’ll show you how to set SMART lawyer goals for…