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  • How to Gain Legal Work Experience

    • 4 Mar 2022
    • Joshua Boynton

    Gaining legal work experience is crucial if you want a career in law. Here, you can find out about the different work experience opportunities for prospective legal professionals.

  • What to Do With Multiple Job Offers

    • 3 Sep 2021
    • Austen Lloyd

    In this guest article, specialist legal recruitment consultancy Austen Lloyd offer expert advice on what action to take when you have been offered more than one job.

  • Five Steps to the Perfect Legal Secretary Cover Letter

    • 8 Jul 2021
    • Institute of Legal Secretaries & PAs

    In their latest guest article for the TotallyLegal blog, the Institute of Legal Secretaries & PAs reveal what it takes to write the perfect Legal Secretary cover letter.

  • The Art of Concentration

    • 23 Jun 2021
    • ILSPA

    In their latest guest post for the TotallyLegal blog, the Institute of Legal Secretaries and PAs provides top tips and expert advice on how to stay concentrated on your workload.

  • Legal Secretary Job Description

    • 17 Jun 2021

    If you want to find out the answer to questions such as "What is a Legal Secretary?" and "What does a Legal Secretary do?", our Legal Secretary Job Description article has got you covered.

  • Developing Skills for Success as a Legal Secretary

    • 23 Mar 2021
    • Institute of Legal Secretaries & PAs

    In their latest guest post for TotallyLegal, our partners at the Institute of Legal Secretaries & PAs reveal the five skills you will need to develop in order to have a successful career as a Legal Secretary or PA.

  • Building your Paralegal CV with Retail and Hospitality Experience

    • 3 Mar 2021
    • Lunaria Partners

    In their latest guest post for TotallyLegal, the experts at Lunaria Partners explain how your retail and hospitality work experience can be utilised on your Paralegal CV.

  • How the ILSPA Can Help You Succeed in 2021

    • 18 Jan 2021
    • ILSPA

    Here are some of the great ways that the ILSPA can help and support Legal Secretaries and PAs throughout 2021 and beyond.

  • Career Coaching Christmas Gift Ideas

    • 16 Dec 2020
    • Ethan Cumming

    If you have a relative who’s stuck in a career rut or a friend looking for a new job, why not treat them to a career coaching Christmas gift from Personal Career Management this holiday season?

  • How to Become a Solicitor

    • 11 Dec 2020

    Ever wondered how to become a Solicitor? You're not the only one. In this guide we explore the different ways of qualifying as a Solicitor so you can decide which is best for you.

  • 5 Mistakes You Might Be Making in Your Job Hunt

    • 10 Nov 2020
    • Lunaria Partners

    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.

  • How to optimise your legal CV for Covid-19 job hunting

    • 27 Oct 2020
    • TopCV

    In this guest article, the experts from TopCV offer their advice on how to optimise your legal CV for job hunting during a pandemic.

  • How to get hired during COVID-19

    • 24 Jul 2020
    • Ethan Cumming

    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.

  • Returning to work after furlough

    • 26 Jun 2020
    • Ethan Cumming

    Here’s our advice for having the smoothest and most successful return to work after furlough.

  • Getting the most out of your TotallyLegal job alerts

    • 20 Apr 2020

    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.

  • Working from home tips for legal professionals

    • 20 Mar 2020
    • Ethan Cumming

    In this guide, we offer advice and tips for legal professionals currently working from home amid the Coronavirus pandemic.

  • Criminal Lawyer Job Description

    • 20 Feb 2020

    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.

  • Legal Secretary Job Interview Questions

    • 29 Jan 2020

    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.

  • NQ Solicitor skills in demand for 2020

    • 27 Jan 2020

    In this article, we share the most sought after skills and abilities of trainee solicitors due to qualify in 2020.

  • How to Choose a Legal Practice Area

    • 9 Jan 2020

    In this career guide, we give some top tips on how to select a legal practice area as an aspiring solicitor.