All Careers Advice

Found 261 articles

  • 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.
  • In our aim to help you make the most of the coming weeks and months of working at home, we decided to research and list here some of the best free online courses and resources for legal professionals.
  • As the latest part of our campaign to help you transition to remote working, we put together this list of the skills you can develop while working from home.
  • In this article, we provide 11 top tips for Partners, General Counsel, Heads of Department and other legal leaders unsure how to successfully manage a remote team.
  • In this guide, we offer advice and tips for legal professionals currently working from home amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
  • Benchmark your salary and discover key findings about the legal profession in our 2019 Audience Insight Report
  • Thinking about a career in Criminal Law? In this career guide, we break down the different types of Criminal Lawyer, as well as the required skills, salary expectations and more.
  • We compiled a list of common Paralegal interview questions and some tips on how to formulate your answers so you can provide confident and concise responses when the big day comes around.
  • Got a Legal Secretary job interview coming up? In this article, we share some common Legal Secretary interview questions and answers to help you do your best.
  • Leading career experts Personal Career Management share their advice on how to prepare for an NQ Lawyer interview.