Looking for new opportunities in the paralegal world? In February’s episode of The Paralegal Voice, we welcome Karen G. McGee, ACP, President of NALA, and Christine E. Porter, ACP, Chair of NALA’s Continuing Education Council, to talk about opportunities through NALA and how you can revitalize your career with continuing education.

Karen and Chris discuss Advanced Paralegal Certification and all of the options available in specific practice areas, as well as NALA’s new “blended learning” approach and how to use these tools for career growth.

Also, in this episode, we discuss:

  • Results of NALA’s 2010 National Utilization and Compensation Survey
  • Most popular tool paralegals use for professional growth
  • Learning and authorship opportunities
  • Benefits of attending and/or speaking at seminars and web-based programs
  • The importance of acting and participating as a professional to be recognized as a professional

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The Paralegal Voice also thanks its sponsors: NALA…The Association of Paralegals and Legal Assistants, and Sun Trust.

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