Divorce In America: What The Statistics Really Tell Us

In discussing divorce in America, the common conclusion is that half of all marriages will likely end in divorce. This represents a sweeping generalization and when you look more closely at the numbers you’ll find that it doesn’t really hold up over time. In fact, the numbers tell us a very interesting story, which might […]

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Overcoming Fear Of Finances To Create A Successful Legal Services Business

Today we are fortunate to share a guest post from Kay Robinson, founder of InSight Intuitive Consulting, a business development and consulting company since 1992. Kay is a thought leader in the area of using intuition in business. She has a coaching program called Inspired Success Bootcamp, and is also an EMyth Certified Business Coach. […]

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5 Tips For Starting A Law Firm Or Legal Document Services Business

Divorce With Dignity (DWD) is a national network of divorce support professionals including attorneys, paralegals, legal document assistants, and mediators. We are dedicated to helping people obtain peaceful divorce in a cost-effective, holistic, and supportive way. We offer one-on-one training in setting up and managing your own Divorce With Dignity business, either as part of […]

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Getting Clients For Your Peaceful Divorce Business

Those of us who have made our career in the peaceful divorce services field know how beneficial an amicable, negotiated, non-litigated divorce is compared to an antagonistic, battle-it-out-in-the-courts divorce. How can we reach out to people facing divorce to show them a better alternative to litigation? Our advertising materials can name the benefits, but we […]

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6 Rules For New Entrepreneurs Starting A Legal Services Business

If you’ve ever thought about being an entrepreneur, there has never been an easier time to do it. The technological advances in the last 15 years has opened up quick and easy access to information, and unprecedented opportunities to reach your target audience. As the founder of Divorce With Dignity, I have had 20 years […]

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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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