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Affinity Consulting Group

The best firms work better with Affinity.

Affinity Consulting Group

At Affinity Consulting, we inspire, enable, and empower legal teams to work more efficiently. Our holistic approach addresses the roles of people, process and technology in optimizing law firm performance.

Affinity’s team of legal industry experts works hand in hand with you to help you better understand and run your business—from growth strategy to technology selection, and everything in between.

Our services include:

As a longtime VIP Partner of the ALA, Affinity is pleased to provide special offers and resources for ALA members. Request a consultation to learn more.

Resources 

  • Sustainable Growth and Agility: Swift Currie's Move to the Cloud

    “Southern grown, nationally known” Swift Currie McGhee & Hiers is the largest (over 350 employees) law firm in Georgia focused exclusively on litigation. With more than 50 years of litigation experience and offices in both Atlanta and Birmingham, Swift Currie is at the forefront of legal writing, speaking, and education. The firm maintains steady growth and considers its talented attorneys and staff to be the keys to its continued success. Named to the U.S. News & World Report “Best Law Firms” list and maintaining a consistent presence on the Atlanta Business Chronicle “Top 50 Atlanta Law Firms” lis... More »

    Sustainable Growth and Agility: Swift Cu...
  • The Right Document Management Solution at the Right Time: Driving Adoption and Efficiency and Foulston Siefkin

    Founded in 1919, Foulston Siefkin is the largest law firm in Kansas, employing nearly 90 attorneys in offices in Kansas City, Topeka, and Wichita. The firm’s clients represent a cross-section of the Kansas economy, ranging from major agriculture and energy producers to health care providers and insurance companies. Practice areas include civil and complex litigation, business matters, employment and labor, and health care law. Foulston prides itself on its forward-thinking and collaborative culture, which relies upon quick and seamless information and document sharing. When a key technology initiative needed some fresh perspective and i... More »

    The Right Document Management Solution a...
  • Taking the Work Out of Your Workflow: How to Map Your Processes

    Why should you map your processes? Because “that’s the way we’ve always done it” isn’t a justification for anything. The steps involved in any particular legal process cannot (safely) only reside in someone’s head, and a failure to document and review processes on a regular basis is a recipe for waste and inefficiency. We’ve compiled the information in this ebook to serve as an introduction to the exercise of process mapping, which is an important first step toward improving your organization’s efficiency and effectiveness. In this ebook, you’ll learn: Why documenting your processes is so... More »

    Taking the Work Out of Your Workflow: Ho...
  • Training Is Broken: Here's How to Fix It

    Would you believe it if we told you that each employee in your organization wastes 91 hours a year—more than two 40-hour work weeks?According to a 2016 study by Robert Half Technology, office professionals waste 22 minutes each day dealing with technology-related issues. That’s 91 hours a year! These issues manifest in two forms: hardware or software malfunctions and an organizational failure to train employees to properly use the technology tools they have. Software sophistication has long since exceeded the ability of the “wandering mouse clicker” to learn how to properly and efficiently operate the tools necessary f... More »

    Training Is Broken: Here's How to Fix It
  • Moneyball for Lawyers

    You probably know the story of how the Oakland Athletics Major League Baseball team was built to win. Their general manager, Billy Beane, was able to accomplish this without the benefit of the large player payrolls other teams had. The principles of Moneyball—finding value in numbers that others fail to notice—can easily be applied to a law firm or any other business. In fact, the business of law and the business of baseball are actually quite similar. Both rely on processes and procedures that have been utilized for many years. Moneyball for Lawyers will: Explore principles of the Profit Formula to Increase Revenue. Share the se... More »

    Moneyball for Lawyers
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  • Make Your PowerPoint Presentations Effective April 12, 2021 10:32am

    Long before people grew weary of Zoom meetings, many were weary of PowerPoint presentations. The problem isn't the software, it's how the software is used. All too often, presenters read from slides filled with text. The slides are not visually interesting and unless the presenter is reading them word-for-word, it's impossible to both listen to what the presenter is saying and read the slides at the same time.
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  • Automatically Replicate Formulas in Excel with Tables April 12, 2021 10:32am

    While a worksheet in Excel looks and feels like a table, a true Excel table (sometimes referred to as a Ctrl + T table) comes with a lot of bells and whistles. One of those bells, is automatic formula replication. As new rows are added to a table, formulas are automatically replicated for the new row. Without a table, the formulas need to be retyped, copied and pasted, or autofilled to new rows.
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  • Your Ultimate Guide to Legal Document Automation April 7, 2021 11:42am

    In this comprehensive guide to legal document automation, we've compiled everything you need to know: its benefits, vendor options, how to select the right program and processes, and how to implement that perfect document automation system for your legal organization. Here you'll find answers to all of your questions, such as:
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  • Jack of All Trades: Discover What Solution Best Fits Your Firm April 1, 2021 9:22am

    When I was younger, I thought that being a “Jack of All Trades” was a good thing, until I learned that the rest of it is “Master of None.” Of course, there are times for the Jack of All Trades: if you wanted a movie recommendation, you’d be better off with Jack than the guy who knows everything about the Star Wars movie franchise but has never seen any other movie.
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  • Celebrating the Magic of Great Clients April 1, 2021 9:21am

    We aren’t saying our clients are MAGIC or anything, but….. we are celebrating the magic of having great clients like you!
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  • Harness the Power of Saved Searches in NetDocuments March 26, 2021 1:54pm

    Do you find yourself repeating similar or identical searches in NetDocuments when looking for specific documents? Could you benefit from dynamic collections of documents that act as your go-to reference resources? Do you want to keep track of sets of documents as they make their way through your organization?
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    1550 Old Henderson Road Suite 150
    Columbus, Ohio 43220
    United States
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