In terms of preparation, getting organized is the single most important thing you can do. Proper organization offers a host of benefits that will be critical to your success:
♦ You appear more professional, and the companies, organizations, agencies, and personnel with whom you deal will take you more seriously and be more responsive.
♦ Being organized will increase your confidence, making you more effective and reducing the stress and anxiety of the process.
♦ Having all the results of your inquiries and investigations at your fingertips will help you prove violations of the law and your innocence, both of which are necessary to make the changes you need to your records, as well as to get help from a lawyer, if things come to that. ...