Legal Secreteary (Female, Age 23) in Bronx, NY

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At a Glance

Current Job

Basic data on your current job

Job TitleLegal Secreteary
Salary$33,000
Other Compensation None Set
Hours/Week40
Company Size(not answered)
LocationBronx, NY
Years Experience2 years

Career Ratings

Opinions on your CAREER overall (i.e. not just your current job)

Years in Career0
Education(not answered)
Income Rating0 / 10
Interest Rating0 / 10
Work-Life Rating0 / 10
Fulfilment Rating0 / 10

Table of Contents

Current job Q&A

Describe the type of organization you work for.
Small law firm mostly handling trusts, estates, divorce.

Describe your job role and responsibilities.
Personal Typist, Billing, Filing, Inventory

Please list an additional benefits (beyond compensation) that you receive.
Health

Do you feel you are under/over or well/fairly compensated at your current position?
Under

Does your job entail you working with others on a daily basis? Is this something you like/dislike about your job? Please explain.
Not enough people interaction

Do you work collaboratively with supervisors/managers?
Yes

Do you work collaboratively with your co-workers?
Yes

Describe your work location (e.g., office, home, theatre, in the field) and what you like/dislike about working in it.
42nd and 5th, great location

Please rate each of the following aspects of your current job on a scale of 1-10 (10 being the highest/best):
Income: 3
Benefits: 4
Hours: 5
Co-Workers: 2
Supervisors: 1
Job Title: 8
Level of Responsibility: 6
The Actual Work: 7

How you got your job

How did you get your current job?
craigslist.com

What was the application process?
resume

Did you have to interview for your current job? If yes, what did the interview process entail?
yes, typing test, interviewed with offiice manager

If you can remember, what questions were you asked during the interview?
no

Do you feel your employer properly prepared you for your job? Explain.
No

Was there training for your current position? If yes, what did it entail?
no

Do you feel your educational background prepared you for your job? Explain.
Yes

If applicable, do you feel your internship experience helped you prepare for your job?
yes

If someone wanted to go about getting a job similar to yours, what would you recommend for him or her to do?
no

What skills do you think a person should have if they want to pursue a position like yours?
organization skills

Do you feel that you need a certain level of education or training to be successful in your job?
no

What advice would you give to someone who was about to start work in your position/ line of work?
Patience

Long-term career plans

Is your current employment part of your overall career plan? Why or why not?
no, there is nowhere to grow

What are your current career goals?
prison reform

Is there anything else you would like to share about your career?

Prior work history

Please list your most recent jobs prior to this current job:

TitleLengthSalaryDescription
Prior Job 1Legal Secretary2 years33000
Prior Job 2

Educational background

Please list your educational background:

High School GPA:2.8

GPASchoolDegree
College (Undergraduate)
or Technical/Vocational
2.7Ramapo CollegeLaw and Society
Graduate or Professional
(Masters or Doctorate)

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