We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough.  ~~Helen Keller

What is a Career Coach?

A Career Coach is a resource for you that has the expertise to help you get focused, assist you in developing a productive job search stragegy, increase your knowledge and skills, overcome obstacles, and keep you motivated in pursuing your career interests.  I have a diverse and extensive background in the Paralegal Career field and can provide personalized services specific to your career and can help you to achieve your goals.  

A Career Coach can assist you with:

 

  • Identifying specific paralegal career options

  • Developing strategies for job searching

  • Improving your resume

  • Writing better cover letters

  • Enhancing your interviewing skills

  • Preparing for a Behavioral Interview

  • How to answer the difficult or inappropriate interview questions

  • Staying motivated to find your ideal job

  • Finding the best resources for career opportunities

  • Learning how to Network effectively

  • Identifying the key skills and knowledge required of paralegals

  • Negotiating job offer compensation/benefits

  • Determining if a job offer is right for you

  • Preparing for telephone interviews

  • Understanding law office technologies

  • Finding Entry Level law office jobs

  • Finding career options available for those with paralegal skills and experience

  • Effectively using social media

  • Identifying and improving your soft skills

 

A Career Coach DOES NOT:

 

  • Provide Career Assessment Testing

  • Prepare Your Resume For You

  • Write Cover Letters For You

  • Provide General Career Counseling 

  • Administer the Myers Briggs Type Indicator Personality Inventory

  • Find A Job For You

  • Guarantee That You Will Find a Job

  • Provide Temporary Job Placement

 

I am passionate about helping individuals purse their paralegal career options and have had the opportunity to work for many years with those who are at different stages of their career journey. I am committed to a professional relationship with my clients based on integrity, excellence, respect, perseverance and confidentiality.