Tag Archives: paralegal

A laptop and a set of blocks defines the difficult position some parents are in while working from home as their children engage in distance learning.

Make Distance Learning Work

Legal Work and School Work Can Work!

As a new school year approaches, schools across the country struggle with how to safely educate their students.   Some districts will attempt traditional, in-person instruction.  Others will begin the semester with distance learning.  And still others offer parents the choice of traditional instruction OR distance learning.  It’s highly likely that at some point this year, children will receive instruction at home.  So how is a busy attorney, paralegal, or court reporter to balance professional demands with building blocks or algebra remediation?  CompuScripts offers these suggestions to make distance learning work with your work. Continue reading

binoculars, notepad, and guidebook

How to De-stress during the Pandemic

Want to De-stress?
Try Our Fun, Inexpensive Tips!

The word health is on the minds of most Americans these days, and with good reason.  Without a COVID-19 vaccine, and with symptoms ranging from none to an inability to breathe, all we have to combat it are masks, hand sanitizer, and social distancing.  Of course, we’re referring to concerns about our physical health.  But as we enter our seventh month with the virus, it is taking a collective toll on our mental health as well.  Social isolation, financial insecurity, and fears for ourselves or our loved ones can cause feelings of depression, even among those who have never experienced such feelings.  Medical groups such as Mayo Clinic offer good global suggestions, such as keeping to a routine and focusing on positive thoughts.  And, of course, anyone experiencing suicidal ideation or the persistent loss of appetite, inability to sleep, or loss of interests should contact a medical or mental health professional immediately.  But if, like many, you’re experiencing more of an emotional fatigue, CompuScripts would like to offer our favorite COVID-19 tips to de-stress that may be helpful during the pandemic. Continue reading