How to Find a Job as a Paralegal, 3rd Edition
- Marie Kisiel Roosevelt University
- ISBN-10: 0314067426 | ISBN-13: 9780314067425
- 200 Pages
- © 1996 | Published
- College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $119.25
Designed as a supplement to help paralegal or legal assistant students find employment. A practical, realistic approach guides students through each step of the job hunting process and the third edition provides an expanded selection of examples of resumes, cover letters, and follow-up letters. Checklists and forms help students determine their personal strengths P ideal when preparing for interviews. A new chapter has been added to help students understand what to expect the first 30 days on the job. Text also includes an appendix of resources for employment and recommended readings.
Introduction. What is a Paralegal and Why Is The Paralegal Profession Growing? Self-Assessment/Self-Inventory. The Resume. The Cover Letter. How to Get Hired: The Art of Being Interviewed. Follow-up Letters. Your Job Search Plan: Objectives, Resources, Networking, and Record-Keeping. Beyond the Beginner: Freelancing as a Paralegal. Paralegal: Stepping Stone to Other Careers. On the Job/The First Thirty Days. Appendices. Index.