12 Tips for Taking Better Contemporaneous Notes
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12 Tips for Taking Better Contemporaneous Notes

Taking contemporaneous notes is a critical skill in school settings. However, school settings are not the only setting where taking notes contemporaneously is important. Even if you have a great memory you won’t be able to remember everything. Taking notes can provide you with the following benefits: Improves recall and memorization Improves writing and communication…

5 Tips for Taking Better SOAP Notes
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5 Tips for Taking Better SOAP Notes

Using a standard for documenting your visits with patients will help you create better patient notes and more comprehensive medical records. By taking contemporaneous notes of your patient’s complaints, your observations, treatments being performed, and plan for future treatments, you will find focusing on finding a solution much easier. The most common note taking template…

8 Tips for Coping With Harassment at Work
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8 Tips for Coping With Harassment at Work

Harassment isn’t a problem that has just increased in the school system. It’s become a bigger problem in workplaces as well. By taking contemporaneous notes of harassment you experience you can address many of the emotional issues harassment causes. Having this these types of notes available is also important should you need to take the…

5 Steps for Dealing With Any Problem Employee
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5 Steps for Dealing With Any Problem Employee

No matter how much experience as a manager you have dealing with difficult people is a problem that can frustrate even the most seasoned manager. Each employee comes with their own unique set of challenges that blends into the workplace differently. No matter what the employees reasoning behind their behavior workplace morale and productivity can…

5 Tips to Avoid Filing Retaliatory Evictions
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5 Tips to Avoid Filing Retaliatory Evictions

Following the proper legal procedures is important when looking to evict a tenant. Evicting a tenant out of spite is illegal and can result in further legal problems. Without contemporaneous notes it will be difficult to prove your eviction isn’t done out of retaliation. Though retaliatory evictions are illegal they’re not uncommon. The Landlord Act…

10 Golden  Laws  to Legal  Time Keeping
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10 Golden Laws to Legal Time Keeping

One of the biggest factors to the overall success of any law firm is timekeeping. Keeping track of time accurately isn’t just important for billable time. It’s also important for managing your working time as well. Setting realistic goals, reminders, and making the process a habit is the best way to reap the benefits of…

10 Tips for Writing Police Reports Efficiently
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10 Tips for Writing Police Reports Efficiently

10 Tips for Writing Police Reports Efficiently Central to writing better police field notes is developing the ability to outline key facts relevant to observed behaviors and events that occurred. The biggest challenge in writing police reports is describing events and people to others who weren’t there at the time things took place. Doing so…