The economic downturn has had an impact on many legal and professional services organisations, irrespective of size.
According to a report from IRN Research, smaller legal firms focusing on areas such as conveyancing have been hit, but larger firms have also struggled as merger & acquisition activity and dwindled.
However, the outlook is positive, with many companies reporting signs of growth. The challenge is to manage this upturn in an increasingly competitive marketplace that is still experiencing serious price pressure.
How can Azzurri help?
Streamline Consolidation – Acquisition-led growth has created complex voice and data infrastructure. An in-depth infrastructure evaluation is a great way of assessing existing assets.
Successfully consolidating and streamlining communications infrastructure, including multiple contact centres, can significantly drive down costs. Find out more »
Centralise global operations - Multi-national organisations headquartered in the UK can consolidate all global networking through one organisation responsible for coordinating with multiple international carriers. One invoice streamlines payment processes, whilst users have one central point for 24x7 support calls. The centralised route also enables an organisation to impose control over the acquisition of network infrastructure driving up overall resilience. Find out more »
Control Costs – Cost effective service delivery is key.
- Evaluating the existing infrastructure can help organisations sweat existing assets and meet the challenges of consolidation. From reducing call/text misuse to removing redundant fixed lines and rationalising voice/data requirements, an audit provides a quick route to cost containment.
- Opting for a proven managed service provides financial savings from day one. Fixed fees for technology management and support deliver transparent communication costs. Built-in technology refreshes enable the use of innovation such as unified communications to improve productivity to enabling home working. Find out more »
Flexible contracts - In this fast changing marketplace, professional services organisations need a flexible contract that enables right sizing of data, voice and mobile communications requirements. Find out more »
Manage resources - A single source of information about voice, data and mobile services by user, cost centre and manager can transform the way resources are managed. Users can mark personal calls, enabling either charge back or VAT claim back, realising further savings. Find out more »
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Management Consultancies Association (MCA) www.mca.org.uk
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