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how paralegals can avoid UPL
Paralegal Tips

How Paralegals Can Avoid UPL

Paralegals can avoid the unauthorized practice of law (UPL) by becoming familiar with their state’s rules. Rules against UPL specify that paralegals (or anyone who is not licensed to practice law) cannot provide attorney-client services to people, among other prohibitions. Unfortunately, the rules regulating UPL…

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mindset shifts for new paralegals
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3 Mindset Shifts for New Paralegals

Your mindset is so important to your success as a new paralegal. Let’s look at 3 mindset shifts you can make early in your paralegal career. 1.  Stop calling yourself a “newbie” paralegal. They will think you are the person who you think you are….

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More TED Talks
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More TED Talks For Paralegals to Watch

Part 2 – More TED Talks For Paralegals This is Part 2 of a post we did last month on the 9 TED Talks for Paralegals to Watch.   We’ve rounded up a few more TED Talks in case you’re looking for some binge-watching during…

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podcasts for paralegals
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5 Non-Legal Podcasts For Paralegals

A New Spin on Your Typical List of Paralegal Podcasts There are already enough lists out there for the top podcasts for paralegals. That’s because there are not very many active podcasts for paralegals out there to choose from. We thought it was time to…

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records retrieval for paralegals
Paralegal Tips Personal Injury

19 Tips to Streamline Records Retrieval

19 Tips to Streamline Records Retrieval RESEARCH & DUE DILIGENCE If your firm handles litigation that involves any sort of injuries, chances are you’re familiar with the process of records retrieval. While records retrieval does not have to be a complicated activity, each step does…

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TED Talks for Paralegals
Paralegal Tips

9 TED Talks For Paralegals to Watch

9 TED Talks For Paralegals There are so many free educational videos out there that it can be somewhat overwhelming.  Not only that, but you could find yourself going down a rabbit hole and spending too much time finding relevant content.  We’ve rounded up nine…

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tips for new paralegals
Paralegal Tips

50 Tips for New Paralegals

We asked paralegals across the country “What one tip would you give to a new paralegal that you wished someone told you early in your paralegal career?”  Here are their answers that we want to share with new paralegals.  Note:  We only added names if…

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Paralegal Career Growth

Use the “SMARTER” Goal-Setting Method As a new paralegal or someone who has been working as a paralegal for a few years, this is a great time to set S.M.A.R.T.E.R. goals. Even though it’s springtime, regardless of what time of the year you’re reading this…

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