Monday, July 26, 2010

Today's Paralegals: Career Advice, Ethics Tips and More!

The latest edition of The Paralegal Voice, “Today’s Paralegals: Career Advice, Ethics Tips & More,” co-hosted by Lynne DeVenny and me, is now available at Legal Talk Network.

In this episode we welcome attorney, mediator and management consultant, Nancy Byerly Jones, as she draws from her extensive legal experience to share career advice for paralegals.

A passionate advocate for the paralegal profession, Nancy talks about the biggest challenges facing paralegals today, how the profession has changed over the years, handling conflict at work and how paralegals can enhance their individual value, as well as the value of the profession.

Also In this episode:
  • Dealing with on-the-job stressors
  • Dealing with boredom at work
  • Career mistakes to avoid
  • Dressing for professional success
  • Steps to take if you think an attorney is engaging in misconduct

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Internet resources referenced in the podcast:

NBJ Consulting & Conflict Resolution,

Nancy’s presentation, “Enhancing & Maintaining the Value of Paralegals”,

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