You have probably heard this quote by Peter Drucker: "Management is doing things right; leadership is doing the right things." While that is certainly a great quote, there is more to it than that. To improve the leadership and management at our firms, we must understand the difference between the two, and the importance of investing our time and energy to have better leaders and managers. This session will explore the differences and give you practical tips to help you become a better leader and manager.


•Examine the difference between leadership and management.

•Recognize how to be a more effective leader.

•Identify tools to help you connect with others.

Other Information:

•Audience: Essentials

•CLM App Management Category: Organizational Development

Speaker Info:

Debbie Foster is a Partner with the Affinity Consulting Group, where she specializes in technology, process and management consulting for firms all over the country. In addition to regularly speaking for bar associations and other organizations on those topics, Foster is very involved with ALA and the Law Practice Division of the American Bar Association. She was also the Chair of ABA TECHSHOW 2010.

Seminar Information
Date Presented:
May 23, 2019 3:00 PM Eastern
1 hour
Registration Fee:
Leadership and Management: Why You Need Both
Individual topic purchase: Selected
Association of Legal Administrators
CLMSM Application Credit: 1.00
Organizational Development
CLMSM Recertification Credit: 1.00
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On-Demand (recording)
ALA Member Price:$109.00
Non-Member Price:$129.00