Saturday December 9, 2023

New Practices Aren’t Necessarily Better Practices

Let’s face it, many employers have become creative in their efforts to survive the recession. While many of these creative efforts have proven to benefit both the employer and his employees, there are those that aren’t without risk. One of these tactics is the practice of laying off full time employees and then bringing them […]

Mississippi’s Black Eye

Mississippi is many things. For those who call this beautiful state home, you can be sure you’ll be hard pressed to find a Mississippi native who wishes home were somewhere else. Still, the Magnolia state has taken a few hard legal hits in the past several years. Richard “Dickie” Scruggs, the once famous now turned […]

How to negotiate a suitable salary?

Once your employer shortlists you and you are through with the main interviews or written tests if any, salary is the most crucial aspect during the final discussions. If you are unable to put your point across during this stage, you are more likely to get a lesser salary than what you wish for. You […]

Doing SWOT Analysis for Career Planning and Advancement

What is SWOT Analysis? SWOT analysis is a strategic planning model, very useful for those who are seeking changes in their career or for bringing about alterations in one’s own personal life. By analyzing your Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats, you can achieve new heights in your career. This analysis is basically introspection into the […]

Why should you be an Efficient Worker?

Whether you are an entrepreneur or a service holder, in order to prosper both in terms of a business or a service, what is primarily important is an extended level of efficiency on your own part. If you have a business of your own you have to give in your best shot on a personal […]

The Truth about Job Boards Is Out

There are many job websites that wait for law jobs to come to them from legal firms. Trusting such sites is not good for one’s career for there is danger lurking in the job boards. These websites do not work for helping law professional find good jobs but their main aim is to earn thousands […]

Representing the Elderly

Elderly abuse is on the rise. Those whose families cannot see to their loved ones around the clock often choose to place them in a nursing home. While the vast majority of nursing facilities are employed by caring and compassionate nurses, nursing aides and physicians, there are those that occasionally find themselves in breaking news […]

Determining If It’s Good News Or Bad News

The Bureau of Labor Stats will receive its December 2009 findings on Monday, January 11, 2010. There’s a bit of good news, but as we’ve come to expect, there’s a bit of bad news ribboned in too. There were a total of 2,100 jobs lost in the legal sector during December, bringing the grand total […]