Can You Help Your Legal Career by Sitting Near the Office Superstar?

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It’s true, success can be contagious. So if you want to advance your legal career, you may want to spend more time with the current office superstar. A recent study in the tech industry showed that when a poor performing employee was sitting near a high achiever, the poor performing employee did a much better…

A Guide to Becoming a Legal Secretary

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What is your current career path? Are you considering a role as a legal secretary but don’t know where to start? Especially in the Washington DC area, these jobs are in high demand and many firms are looking for qualified legal secretaries who will fit in with their current team and office environment. If you’ve…

Is Your Law Firm Prepared for a Ransomware Attack?

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You probably know just enough about information security to understand that big data is under attack. But there are a variety of concerns a company should have, and one of them needs to be Ransomware. What is this and how can it affect your firm? It sounds like something out of a bad movie, but…

Become More Productive in Your Legal Career

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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…

How Can Your Law Firm Improve Onboarding?

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Onboarding is a concept many companies and employment specialists are talking about. How your new staff member experiences their first few days will inform how they feel about their job and your firm throughout the time they work for you. So, it is important that you’re able to create a strong and positive onboarding experience…

Change Your Mindset to Understand How Law Firms Think

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Finding a job in the legal field can be quite different than any other professional industry. Know that you are being evaluated every step of the way, even before you meet with anyone in the firm. This means that you need to understand how law firms think to better position yourself as the right legal…

How to Handle the Law Client with All the Answers

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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,…