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Why You Should Never Miss a Company Holiday Party or Invitation to Your Boss’s Home
published December 03, 2012
“It's not just the attorneys who are confused about the role of paralegals. Those in the profession still grapple with the definition and distinction between the terms ‘paralegal' and ‘legal assistant'. . . . Those both inside and outside the profession have moved toward the terms that make the most sense to them. As a result, some firms use their own definition of paralegal and legal assistant …”
Possessing high ethical standards; possessing effective grammar, spelling and punctuation skills; upgrading skills with technology changes; composing letters and memoranda; working well as a team member; keyboarding with accuracy; organizing and maintain a filing system; possessing a comprehensive legal vocabulary; possessing effective speaking skills; using word processing software; maintaining a professional appearance; keyboarding documents.
Possessing a comprehensive medical vocabulary; using financial/accounting software; ability to select office equipment (not computers); ability to select software or hardware for purchase; using desktop publishing software; installing computer software; prepare payroll records; possess bilingual skills; design or maintain a web site; using voice recognition software.
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