3 Ways to Answer, “Where Do You See Yourself Five Years From Now?”

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“Where do you see yourself five years from now?” is one of the most commonly asked interview questions. Hiring managers and recruiters ask because they want to know about your plans and goals. They want to understand how you see your career unfolding. They also want to evaluate how your vision fits with the organization’s… Read more »

How to Write a Great Letter of Reference for a Legal Support Professional

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“Will you write me a letter of recommendation?” It’s hard to say no to this request. Being asked to write a reference letter or a recommendation letter for another professional is a demonstration of that person’s trust in you and your judgment. It’s also a chance to share your candid opinion and endorsement of a… Read more »

5 Questions You Should Ask During a Legal Support Job Interview

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When you walk into an interview for a legal support job, you may feel like you are on trial. But in reality, interviews are a two-way street. Sure, you have to demonstrate that you have the correct qualifications for the position and possess the professionalism and attitude to be an asset to the firm, but… Read more »

Using Nonverbal Communication During an Interview to Leave a Lasting Impression

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Much of what we wish to communicate is conveyed by what we say.  Even more is conveyed by what we don’t say. Like it or not, body language makes an immediate impression on others.  It can either emphasize or undermine our spoken or written statements, depending on whether it is in harmony with our words… Read more »