No matter how great you are at your legal support job, things are going to get stressful from time to time. Here are our top five tips for working with multiple attorneys.
Life happens. Here are steps you can take to help you and your coworkers meet the challenge of the unexpected.
Social media is changing how legal pros recruit, locate and investigate witnesses, connect with industry influencers, interact with prospects and clients and much more. However, many aren’t sure exactly how they should pursue this new way of practice law. Here are the most popular platforms they use, along with practical tips for making the most of them.
No longer a problem for personal relationships alone, more job seekers and employees are choosing to avoid a potentially uncomfortable conversation with a recruiter or manager by “ghosting” them instead. Learn about the latest not-so-nice trend to hit the job market.
Here are five traits that every paralegal should look for when deciding to work with an attorney in order to create a successful and solid working relationship.
While periodic meetings can increase productivity, meetings in law firms are often notorious for starting late, running long, being unengaging, or having no defined purpose. To make sure your firm is using everyone’s valuable time wisely, here are 8 questions that need to be asked and answered before you set up a meeting.
For as long as there have been law offices containing attorneys and paralegals, each has assumed different tasks. Today, however, modern technologies add a whole new layer to that analysis. Here’s how both can work together to ensure the most efficient use of technologies.
It’s one thing to identify problems in a law office, but in Part 2 of this series, we want to help you solve them. Here are four tried and true tactics for turning that difficult conversation into a catalyst for change.
With all the clutter that exists online in law firm marketing, how does a firm set itself apart? In this two-part series, we’ll discuss ten of the best techniques law firms can use to market their services effectively.
Unfortunately, bosses have been known to make decisions based on an employee’s personal life. Here are some things that you might want to think twice about before sharing with your employer
Do you have any of the ‘6Cs’ of the legal professional? Do you have them all?
Whether you are an attorney or a paralegal, there are ethical obligations everyone must follow when dealing with clients. Obligations to client confidentiality extend to areas further than you may think (regardless of employment status).
Demanding clients are business as usual in the legal industry. Here are five ways to meet, manage and exceed clients’ potentially unrealistic expectations while remaining sane.
Law firms are competitive places. Even for the most qualified among us, there can be endless hurdles. Consider these six tips on what not to do when interviewing with a new firm.
Like it or not, office politics are a fundamental part of the legal workplace. Here are some tips for navigating them gracefully.
As an attorney, your brand should be tied to who you are. Learn how to effectively execute this fundamental concept, among others, to help you grow your business.