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Assisting with the Pretrial Conference

The best thing I ever did early in my litigation paralegal career, was to ask to attend a pretrial conference with the attorney.  For the first few years, I had several cases go to trial that I attended, but I’d never personally attended the pretrial…

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Tip for Quickly Finding the Relevant Court Rule

As a litigation paralegal, you need to be good at finding the relevant court rule quickly. Even with the ability to do a keyword search online, you want to make sure your results are refined so that you do not waste your time sifting through…

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3 Microsoft Excel Tips for Paralegals

Microsoft Excel has so many features that can make a paralegal’s job easier. Here are 3 tips to get you started. After that, if you want to learn more about what it can do for you, check out our Advanced Microsoft Excel course. In just…

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5 Tips to Improve Proofreading

Proofreading Tips We are not all naturals at proofreading. It’s not something they teach in most paralegal certificate programs or even in college. They teach you how to write, but not how to proofread your writing. Proofreading is a skill, and like most other skills,…

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Paralegal Project Management Tip

Fast-Track Friday Tip For this Fast-Track Friday tip, let’s look at one principle of project management that you can easily apply to any of your paralegal projects.  It is the concept of TRIPLE CONSTRAINTS, also known as the project management triangle. First, let’s start with…

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Paralegal Job Search Webinar Series

Paralegal Job Search – Free Webinar Series Were you part of the law firm layoffs as a result of the COVID Crisis? We want to help. We held a FREE webinar last week to help paralegals get an updated resume to use in their job…

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Our Free Virtual Paralegal Summit

Paralegal Workshop 2020 We’re excited to kick off our 2020 Paralegal Workshop as a virtual event this year!  As a result of COVID, we will be holding this as a virtual event.  No travel required! When you join, you will receive an email each morning…

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