How to Prepare for Success in Your Legal Career in the Next 5 Years

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Are you preparing for a career in the legal industry? Whether you’re graduating from law school, pursuing a career as a legal assistant, or finishing your paralegal certifications, you need to be prepared for the next steps. There are so many moving parts to finding a legal job that is a good fit for you…

4 Ways to Become a Thought Leader in the Legal Industry

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Your path to a legal career is easy, right? You go to school to get the proper skills for a support role or you continue on to graduate school for a position as a lawyer. But, as it turns out, this isn’t the only path to success in the legal industry. And today, more than…

Become More Productive in Your Legal Career

Posted by & filed under Career Advice, Legal Staffing.

Your legal career can be made or broken by your ability to stay organized and on top of tasks each week. But can you make a plan to become even more productive? There are some simple tricks you can use to enhance your overall productivity and performance and demonstrate to your employer that you’re a…

Will Technology Affect Job Prospects in the Legal Industry?

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Technology has really changed everything about the way our culture learns and communicates. This is leading to some concern and speculation among job analysts in the legal sector. Will access to technology change the way individuals interact with law professionals? Will it affect the ability for new job seekers to find a career in their…

Could the Law Firm Be Going Away?

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Often, as legal professionals, we take for granted that the industry will continue the same way it is now for as long as we can imagine. The truth is, industries change all the time and law firms are no exception. Could it be possible that our concept of a law firm may be evolving past…

How to Handle the Law Client with All the Answers

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Everyone in the legal field knows what it is like to deal with the know-it-all client. These are individuals who feel they know more than you do, in spite of the fact that you’ve acquired years of knowledge and experience about the law. Rather than letting you provide the skills they’ve hired you to provide,…

Lawyers Can Use Social Strategies to Still Be Collaborative

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

Lawyers know that collaboration has always been a cornerstone of the legal process. Usually, it is face-to-face between colleagues, but the digital revolution has changed the way communication and collaboration work for all industries, including the law. A new social network, designed exclusively for lawyers and others in the legal profession, is gaining a lot…

3 Ways Temp Work can Enhance Your Legal Resume

Posted by & filed under Career Advice, Legal Staffing.

The beginning of 2014 is a great time to reevaluate your current job search and change some of your strategies. As you continue to pursue your legal career, have you thought about the ways temp work might help you enhance your resume? Before you immediately dismiss the idea consider these ways that it can help…

Paralegal Management: How to Improve Productivity and Save Cash

Posted by & filed under Legal Staffing.

In most situations the management of a paralegal employee is given to attorneys, office managers, or the Human Resources department. However, there is some wisdom in hiring someone whose only job is to manage your paralegal staff. Consider hiring paralegal management and improve your office productivity. Here are some things to consider. Review your staff….