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Paralegals – What Can They Ethically Do and When Should They Say Something?

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What is the official roll of a paralegal in the workplace? While they are authorized to conduct a lot of business for their law firms, there are certain things that must be off limits. This is why there is a movement to review the ethical practices of paralegals and the firms that employment. What is…

Giving Thanks – How It Helps Your Career

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The turkey has been picked clean and you’re probably starting your prep for the next major winter holiday, complete with decorating and gift buying. But is the time for gratitude over just because Thanksgiving has passed? The truth is, giving thanks throughout the year can actually help your career. How? There have been plenty of…

Show in the Accounting Job Interview How You Can Help Clients Before They Know What They Need

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Your sole job as a job seeker is to convince a hiring manager that you’re the right accounting candidate for your job. How can you take this one step further? Maybe you can demonstrate to the hiring manager that you have the skills needed to help clients even before they know what they need. There…

Will a Healthcare Staffing Agency Help You Find a Flexible Work Schedule?

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Flexible schedules are an increasingly important work arrangement for many job seekers. If you want something that allows you a better work/life balance, how do you go about finding these opportunities? Can a staffing agency specializing in healthcare placements be a great resource? The answer is yes, of course, but knowing how to interact with…

4 Ways Increased Training and Mentoring Keeps New Attorneys Longer

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Onboarding is a big subject across all industries. And when a field comes with a reputation of being stressful, like the law, it’s important that managers have systems in place to retain top legal talent. If you want to know the best ways to improve retention in your law firm, there is great news. Onboarding…

Unsure About the Length of an Answer in the Job Interview? One Acronym to Help

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Answering questions in a job interview is a fine art that can quickly become a challenge if you’re not prepared. You can’t make your answers too short or you risk not giving enough information to the decision maker. But you also can’t make your answers too long or you may talk yourself right out of…

More Technology Doesn’t Mean Eliminating Touch Points. How Can You Maintain Communication with a Client?

Posted by & filed under Financial Staffing.

The main challenge when it comes to implementing technology into your accounting firm’s day-to-day processes is ensuring that the client themselves don’t get lost in the process. They are reliant on your levels of communication, skills, and professionalism when it comes to getting the job done effectively and efficiently. But added technology can enhance rather…

Care Manager – the Next Career Step for a Social Worker

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As our population continues to age, baby-boomers and GenXers are looking at the ways they can better provide care for their aging parents. For many, that means working with a care manager specializing in elder care to help them through the process. A care manager, unlike a healthcare provider, is someone that simply understands how…

New Career Options for the JD Degree

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Going to law school is a significant commitment. Before you even get accepted to a law school, you spend months, or even years, preparing to take the LSAT. Once that’s completed, the application process starts. Once you select your school you often only have a couple of months to make all of your arrangements in…