Paralegal Career For Dummies

Paralegal Career For Dummies
Author: Scott A. Hatch,Lisa Zimmer Hatch
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2011-03-03
ISBN: 9781118052976
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Paralegal Career For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Apply important legal concepts and skills you need to succeed Get educated, land a job, and start making money now! Want a new career as a paralegal but don't know where to start? Relax! Paralegal Career For Dummies is the practical, hands-on guide to all the basics -- from getting certified to landing a job and getting ahead. Inside, you'll find all the tools you need to succeed, including a CD packed with sample memos, forms, letters, and more! Discover how to * Secure your ideal paralegal position * Pick the right area of the law for you * Prepare documents for litigation * Conduct legal research * Manage a typical law office Sample resumes, letters, forms, legal documents, and links to online legal resources. Please see the CD-ROM appendix for details and complete system requirements.

Middle Class Lifeboat

Middle Class Lifeboat
Author: Paul Edwards,Sarah Edwards
Publsiher: Thomas Nelson
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2008-01-01
ISBN: 1418577456
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Middle Class Lifeboat Book Excerpt:

A comprehensive guide to safeguard your livelihood, income, and standard of living through the ups and downs of any economy. Most Americans, no matter what their economic circumstances, identify themselves as middle class. A recent Gallup poll showed that 63% consider themselves upper-middle or middle class. And they are feeling burned out and squeezed, under pressure to bring home more and more money just to maintain their standard of living. Middle Class Lifeboat is an answer to that pressure, a comprehensive guide to living a more stress-free lifestyle. Part I: Safeguarding Your Livelihood: profiles the 53 best jobs to have to be self- sufficient whether the economy is up or down. Part II: Safeguarding Your Income: 6 ways to extend your earnings, that don't always involve money. Part III : Safeguarding Your Standard of Living: 10 off-the-grid lifestyle choices to increase your quality of life

Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Writing and Blogging

Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Writing and Blogging
Author: Rebecca Pelos,Greg Roza
Publsiher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
Total Pages: 112
Release: 2017-07-15
ISBN: 1508175470
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Cool Careers Without College for People Who Love Writing and Blogging Book Excerpt:

All wordsmiths, both technically savvy and not, will find a foothold in this inclusive writing careers guide. Every chapter provides a specific career path and all of the information a job seeker would need to pursue it, including websites, organizations, additional reading materials, and first-person accounts from working writing professionals. And every included career path can be pursued without college, giving students of all types access to an interesting and satisfying career without the worry of paying off college loans.

GMAT For Dummies

GMAT For Dummies
Author: Scott A. Hatch,Lisa Zimmer Hatch
Publsiher: John Wiley & Sons
Total Pages: 386
Release: 2006-08-28
ISBN: 047009964X
Category: Study Aids
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

GMAT For Dummies Book Excerpt:

If you’re planning to apply for an MBA program, you’re required to take the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT). And you thought your days of sharpening number 2 pencils were over! How do you prepare for such a comprehensive test? Never fear. GMAT For Dummies, Fifth Edition, puts at your fingertips everything you need to know to conquer the GMAT. This highly readable, friendly guide makes the study process as painless as possible, providing you with complete math and grammar reviews and all the preparation you need to maximize your score and outsmart your competition. You’ll discover how to: Understand the test’s format Bring the right stuff Make educated guesses Avoid the exam’s pitfalls Calm your nerves Save time and beat the clock This Fifth Edition is packed with plenty of updated practice questions so you can see just how the GMAT tests a particular concept. Our sample questions read just like the actual test questions, so you can get comfortable with the way the GMAT phrases questions and answer choices. You get plenty of tips on correctly answering the sentence correction, reading comprehension, and critical reading questions and tackling the analytical essays. There’s also a comprehensive math review of everything from number types to standard deviation and expanded coverage of statistics and probability. Each section ends with a mini practice test to prepare you for the two full-length practice tests featured in this easy-to-digest guide. You’ll see how to: Quickly eliminate incorrect answer choices Read passages quickly and effectively Break apart and analyze arguments Write a well-organized, compelling essay Tackle the data sufficiency math question type that only appears on the GMAT Use relaxation techniques if you start to panic during the test Complete with a scoring guide, explanatory answers, timesaving tips, math formulas you should memorize, and a list of writing errors to avoid, GMAT For Dummies is all you need to practice your skills, improve your score, and pass with flying colors.

What Can I Do Now Law

What Can I Do Now  Law
Author: Ferguson Publishing
Publsiher: Infobase Publishing
Total Pages: 209
Release: 2010
ISBN: 0816080747
Category: Juvenile Nonfiction
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

What Can I Do Now Law Book Excerpt:

Presents an introduction to the field of law, its career opportunities, ways of preparing for finding a job, and related activities such as volunteering, internships, and summer study programs.

Job Hunter s Sourcebook

Job Hunter s Sourcebook
Author: Bohdan Romaniuk
Publsiher: Gale Cengage
Total Pages: 1430
Release: 2008-06
ISBN: 9781414407845
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Job Hunter s Sourcebook Book Excerpt:

Where to Find Employment Leads and Other Job Search Resources.

Changing Careers For Dummies

Changing Careers For Dummies
Author: Carol L. McClelland
Publsiher: For Dummies
Total Pages: 360
Release: 2001-07-15
ISBN: 9780764553769
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Changing Careers For Dummies Book Excerpt:

“This book is a must for anyone who wants a career they feel passionate about.” —Dr. T. Lafeber, President, Lafeber Company Changing Careers For Dummies helps you take charge of your career and live the life you dream of. It helps you get organized, discover what you really want from life, and transform your passion into a great job. Full of handy checklists, worksheets, and brainstorming techniques, this practical guide includes everything you need to get your professional life on the right track. Whether you’re out of work because of choice or because of circumstances—or even if you have a job but need a change—now’s your chance to build a rewarding new career. This fun and easy guide helps you explore all your options and take advantage of the endless opportunities that are out there. Changing Careers For Dummies includes all the helpful advice you need to: Identify your ta lents and desires Create your own definition of success Invest in your personal growth Develop a realistic plan of action Learn the skills you need to succeed Find a new job or start your own business Career expert Carol McClelland shows you how to figure out what is or isn’t working in your career and determine what you need and want for yourself and your family. With easy, practical tools, she helps you discover your true interests and helps you find careers that might interest you based on your skills, talents, and interests. You’ll find nontraditional career ideas by the boatload and helpful resources like professional associations for any career area you’re interested in. You’ll find plenty of information you can use and all the confidence you need to succeed. Inside you’ll discover: How the work world is different today than it was yesterday Alternatives to the 9-to-5 work day How different careers will affect your home life How to find a job that offers all the things you want in it How to get by while you wait for your dream job How to figure out what you’re best at How to find out what you’re passionate about How to brainstorm for a new career How to start your own business (or decide if you should take that risk) How to successfully interview and land the job If you’re stuck in a dead-end job, here are all the tools and advice you need to get back on the road to success and fulfillment. Full of the kind of expert advice you can usually only get from your own career advisor, Changing Careers For Dummies is the fun and easy way to change careers—and your life!

Job Searching Online For Dummies

Job Searching Online For Dummies
Author: Pam Dixon
Publsiher: For Dummies
Total Pages: 295
Release: 2000-01-31
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Job Searching Online For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Offers job search strategies using electronic resources, including creating an e-mailable resume, networking in cyberspace, and designing a self-promoting Web site.

529 and Other College Savings Plans For Dummies

529 and Other College Savings Plans For Dummies
Author: Margaret A. Munro
Publsiher: For Dummies
Total Pages: 356
Release: 2003-12-26
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

529 and Other College Savings Plans For Dummies Book Excerpt:

Discusses 529 plans and Coverdell accounts, as well as traditional savings plans, and offers advice on estimating future college costs, developing a savings strategy, and working to meet college savings goals.

The Internet All In One Desk Reference For Dummies

The Internet All In One Desk Reference For Dummies
Author: Kelly Ewing
Publsiher: For Dummies
Total Pages: 696
Release: 2002-05-20
ISBN: 9780764516597
Category: Computers
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Internet All In One Desk Reference For Dummies Book Excerpt:

The Internet has become so popular that it's now difficult to get through an entire day without hearing it mentioned on TV, reading about it in the newspapers, or going online yourself. Unfortunately, there is no "Internet Users Manual." The Internet All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies can fill that void, however, by providing one-stop, quick guidance for the tasks and tools you'll need to experience the best of the Internet. This book is intended to be a reference for all the great things (and maybe a few not-so-great things) that you may need to know when you're browsing the Internet, writing e-mail, using newsgroups, creating your own Web pages, and so on. Rather than having to buy a book on each of these Internet-related topics, you can access them all conveniently packaged for you in one handy reference. This comprehensive book shows you how to get up and running fast so that you have more time to do the things that your really want to do. The Internet All-in-One Desk Reference For Dummies is a big book made up of several smaller books – minibooks, so to speak. Within them, you'll find easy-to-follow information on the following topics and more: Internet safety, security, and troubleshooting Composing e-mail with Outlook Express and other readers Browsing the Web with Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator Chat and other online communication Using FTP to transfer files Getting started with Web publishing Creating Web pages with Microsoft FrontPage 2002 Going places with AOL Shopping online Investing online The back of the book contains a special Internet Directory section that points you toward some of the best sites that the Web has to offer. The sites listed here are organized by categories such as Internet and computer help, search engines and directories, news and information, research and education, sports and leisure, arts and entertainment, and fun and free stuff.

How to Land Your First Paralegal Job

How to Land Your First Paralegal Job
Author: Andrea Wagner
Publsiher: Prentice Hall
Total Pages: 245
Release: 2004-10
ISBN: 9780131183827
Category: Law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

How to Land Your First Paralegal Job Book Excerpt:

#17: WATCH YOUR WHISKERS, STILTON! A mysterious one-eyed rat is trying to steal The Rodent's Gazette from under my nose! My manager came up with a plan to stop him. He arranged for me to appear on a TV quiz show. But if I lose I have to give up my tail! #18: SHIPWRECK ON THE PIRATE ISLANDS My sister, Thea, comes up with a new way to torment me. She's combined my two least favorite things: travel and ghosts! She heard rumors of a haunted pirate treasure buried on an island and she dragged me into her treasure hunt!

Dynamite Cover Letters and Other Great Job Search Letters

Dynamite Cover Letters and Other Great Job Search Letters
Author: Ronald L. Krannich,Caryl Rae Krannich
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 193
Release: 1999
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Dynamite Cover Letters and Other Great Job Search Letters Book Excerpt:

Outlines the principles of writing outstanding cover letters, with examples of letter for various job-search stages and suggestions for their marketing

Military Resumes and Cover Letters

Military Resumes and Cover Letters
Author: Carl S. Savino,Ronald L. Krannich
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 259
Release: 2001
ISBN: 9781570231599
Category: Applications for positions
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Military Resumes and Cover Letters Book Excerpt:

Finally, the ultimate resume and letter writing guide for transitioning military personnel! Here is the book that provides important answers to many questions facing job seekers with military experience. The book shows how to write, produce, distribute, follow up, and evaluate resumes and letters with maximum impact. Identifying what employers really look for on resumes and letters, it shows how to craft dynamite employer-centred communications as well as: Identifying 28 major myths and mistakes; Outlining a 7-step job search process; Revealing 65 key writing, production, distribution, and follow-up principles; Specifying a 6-step military-to-civilian language translation process; Examples of over 60 resumes and 14 letters; Listing nearly 40 top Internet employment sites you should use with examples and sound career planning advice, the book also includes several unique self-evaluation instruments and resume data forms for strengthening job search communication.

Immigration Law for Paralegals

Immigration Law for Paralegals
Author: Maria Isabel Casablanca,Gloria Roa Bodin
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 492
Release: 2015-08-01
ISBN: 9781611635140
Category: Emigration and immigration law
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Immigration Law for Paralegals Book Excerpt:

Immigration Law for Paralegals is an indispensable and practical guide on U.S. immigration, citizenship and visa procedures for instructing and training students or anyone interested in a career as an immigration paralegal or legal assistant. This fourth edition updates and expands the third, including coverage of Provisional Unlawful Presence Waiver and DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals). Contents of Immigration Law for Paralegals include: interviewing, gathering information, case management and document preparation techniques; analysis of temporary and permanent employment visas; analysis of family-based petitions, political asylum and naturalization; as well as samples of completed applications, a glossary of terms and useful appendices. Each visa category is set forth in a clear and concise manner, with real-life and hypothetical situations at the end of each chapter, allowing students to visualize actual problems and issues that arise when processing a case. Further, in responding to the hypothetical situations, students will look to the United States immigration statutes, rules and regulations and precedent and administrative policies to resolve issues. Additionally, each section contains a completed sample application, definition of legal terms, and exercises modeled after tasks paralegals may encounter on the job, including the preparation of relative petitions (Form I-130) and the adjustment of a status package (Forms I-485, G-325A, I-131, I-765, I-864A, and G-28). In keeping with the concise format of each chapter, excerpts from Federal, AAO, and BIA decisions will be cited or footnoted where relevant. The Glossary and Appendices include Immigration Law resources; USCIS Local, Regional and Service Center addresses; questions and answers for the naturalization exam; blank USCIS forms; Credential Evaluation sample request forms and a list of agencies; sample USCIS color photograph specifications, sample medical form (I-688); and IRS Individual Tax ID Number Request (SS-4). The fourth edition includes a CD with fillable PDF forms.

Library Journal

Library Journal
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 648
Release: 1983
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Libraries
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Library Journal Book Excerpt:

Children s Books in Print 2007

Children s Books in Print  2007
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2006
ISBN: 9780835248518
Category: Authors
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Children s Books in Print 2007 Book Excerpt:

Who s Who of American Women 2004 2005

Who s Who of American Women 2004 2005
Author: Inc. Marquis Who's Who,Who's Who Marquis
Publsiher: Marquis Who's Who
Total Pages: 1824
Release: 2004-06
ISBN: 9780837904306
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Who s Who of American Women 2004 2005 Book Excerpt:

A biographical dictionary of notable living women in the United States of America.

Who s who in America

Who s who in America
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 2966
Release: 1899
ISBN: 9780837969756
Category: Biography
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Who s who in America Book Excerpt:

American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 135
Release: 2002
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: Books
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

American Book Publishing Record Book Excerpt:

Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books
Author: Rose Arny
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 1444
Release: 2002-04
ISBN: 1928374650XXX
Category: American literature
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Forthcoming Books Book Excerpt: