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Military Spouse Career Education’s mission is to enhance the lives of our military and families. Our site connects you with the latest news surrounding career and educational information. We provide resources and support to those who wish to obtain career training, all in one place, empowering the military spouse community.

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March 21st, 2020
Kris Powers

COVID-19 certainly has everyone’s attention. Communities are pulling together to help try to control the spread of the virus. Elected officials are making the best decisions they feel they can make at this time to protect their communities. Schools are closing to try to squelch the virus’s spread. Neighbors are offering a lending hand with childcare or a hot meal.

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March 18th, 2020
Kris Powers

Behind Every Great Lawyer is a Great Paralegal! 



Paralegals work under the direct supervision of a lawyer or attorney. It is important that there are clearly defined roles as they are not allowed to give legal advice or perform duties that are meant for licensed attorneys and lawyers. According to the National Association of Legal Assistants, these are some of the roles and tasks that a paralegal would be expected to perform:

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February 26th, 2020
Kris Powers

Medical transcriptionists are responsible for listening to recordings left by physicians and other healthcare professionals and turning that information into written medical records. According to BLS.gov, they are also responsible for the following: