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  • 22% of legal professionals say that the hardest part of remote working is not getting to see their colleagues every day. Here are our tips for collaborating, socialising and staying connected while working from home.
  • Do you want the latest legal jobs directly to your phone as soon as they’re posted? Download the TotallyLegal app on iPhone or Android today to enhance your job search.
  • 93% of our audience want to work remotely even once regular office work can resume. For that to happen, you need a workspace that works for you. Here's how to optimise your work from home setup.
  • The Institute of Legal Secretaries & PAs has just announced its next live online classes. Enrol before 30 November 2020 for a £100 discount.
  • In their first guest post for our blog, specialist paralegal recruitment agency Lunaria Partners tell us all about the 5 mistakes you might be making in your job hunt.
  • Find out everything you need to know about Legalex Virtual and get your free tickets today.
  • In this guest article, the experts from TopCV offer their advice on how to optimise your legal CV for job hunting during a pandemic.
  • We asked you to tell us about all the challenges and benefits of working from home as a legal professional. Here's what you had to say.
  • A number of firms are beginning to use virtual onboarding processes for new legal employees. We share our tips for making an impact when starting from home.
  • In this interview, the ILSPA interview one of their recent graduates to find out first-hand what it’s like to be a student on their fantastic Legal Secretaries Diploma course.
  • With the number of vacancies on site growing and confidence in the job market improving, we decided to put together this list of advice and tips for how to get hired during COVID-19.
  • Here’s our advice for having the smoothest and most successful return to work after furlough.
  • With no end in sight for social distancing and remote working, many of us continue to struggle to clock off at the end of the day. Here’s 6 tips to help you learn how to switch off when working from home.
  • Government-ordered social distancing requirements mean that the interview process has moved online for those businesses still hiring. Put your best foot forward with these 7 steps to a successful video interview.
  • In this article we offer our recommendations of 14 productive things for law students and graduates to do during lockdown.
  • A strong, active professional network is a powerful tool in the arsenal of any legal professional, and there’s no reason why yours should suffer or be put on hold while the majority of us work remotely. Enhance your career prospects with these 5 ways to network while you're working from home.
  • In this long read article, we analyse Paralegal responses to our 2019 salary survey and explore the growing number of individuals carving out long-term fee earning careers in the Paralegal profession.
  • There are several steps you can take to get the most out of your TotallyLegal job alerts, so if you’re not being sent enough jobs or feel that the jobs you are receiving aren’t quite right, you can help us to help you by adhering to the advice in this article.
  • Some of the time freed up by working from home could be used to benefit those less fortunate than yourself or in need of help. We researched some of the best volunteering from home opportunities for legal professionals to get you started.
  • BACP accredited psychotherapist Jasmine EL-Doori advises how accountancy and finance professionals can look after their mental health while working from home during the Coronavirus pandemic.