Sunday, September 9, 2012

Paralegals and Microsoft Office Suite

How well-versed should paralegals and paralegal students be in Microsoft Office Suite?

Paralegal Voice co-host Vicki Voisin welcomes Deborah Savadra who blogs at, to take a look at the skills most legal employers expect and how paralegals can master those skills, and the resources available for improving skills.

Deborah shares her top tips for Word and Outlook, as well as her favorite technology tools. Important points included in this episode:
  • Deborah’s career path that included legal support staff member, technology “fixer upper”, blogger, paralegal and columnist.
  • How well versed paralegals and paralegal students should be in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • The skills most legal employers expect and how to demonstrate mastery of those skills.
  • Resources for paralegals who want/need to improve their skills.
  • Deborah’s top 5 tips for Word and Outlook that every paralegal needs to know.
  • Deborah’s favorite technology tools.
  • And more!
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