What Is The Difference Between A Paralegal And A Legal Document Assistant?

The terms “paralegal” and “legal document assistant” might seem interchangeable to some, but they are terms for two very different professions with different functions. Paralegals (sometimes called “Legal Assistants”) are professionals who are qualified by education and training to assist attorneys in providing legal services. They work for the attorneys as employees or contract independent paralegals, […]

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5 Steps To The Best Paralegal Career As An Independent Paralegal Business

Starting a business is not a simple undertaking. Making your paralegal career an independent one as an Independent Paralegal business owner will provide you with many benefits, but also may present some obstacles. Typical barriers could be thinking you don’t have enough time or money to do it, not wanting to give up the health […]

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7 Signs You Are Ready To Have a New Legal Career and Start Your Own Divorce Services Business

You can have a new legal career by starting your own divorce services business. Starting any business can be a scary venture, especially if you have never owned a business before. It’s natural to wonder if you have what it takes, and to be concerned about your readiness to take such a big step. This […]

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What’s The Best Location For My Divorce Legal Services Business?

Among the many decisions an owner of a new business must make, the best location for conducting her/his business is an important one. As the founder of Divorce With Dignity, I can tell you that the location of a divorce legal services business has its own considerations. People going through a divorce will want a […]

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Why Divorce Services Business Owners Should Take Vacations

People who are self-employed are often reluctant to take vacations. Typical fears are that they’ll be leaving their clients in the lurch, or worse, that their clients will take their business elsewhere while they’re vacationing. Some business owners might worry that they’ll miss the daily routine, or be concerned that they might miss a new […]

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5 Key Ingredients To Building Your Divorce Services Brand

A “brand” is often thought of as a company’s name, logo, or design. But it is more than this. “Branding” is the cumulative experience a person has with a company’s product or service, and the perception that it builds in his or her mind. The aim of branding is not to have people select your […]

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When Is The Best Time To Start Your Own Divorce Services Business?

You want to start your own divorce services business, but you’re just not sure if it’s the right time. Maybe you’re hesitant to give up the “security” of your regular job, or are unsure if you have all the skills you need. Perhaps your life is so busy you think you just don’t have time […]

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