What I Learned from Taking NALA’s CP Exam

I have learned some important lessons throughout my life. There are few (if any) occasions that did not serve to teach me either about myself or something else. Taking the CP exam is no different.

I REALLY like lapel pins!
I REALLY like lapel pins!

Here are a few things that I have learned from taking NALA’s CP exam: Read more

Paralegals of the Future

Do you ever wonder about the future of the paralegal field? I know there are some out there who think paralegals are unnecessary and/or will soon be outmoded – but numbers do not lie! Here is a great infograph from Online-paralegal-programs.com with the numbers on the future of the profession.

Paralegals: The Future of the Profession
Source: Online-Paralegal-Programs.com

 

I am hopeful that the trend continues and jobs continue to grow in this profession. Personally, I love being a paralegal and am always glad to hear when others decide to enter the profession or expound upon their careers. I also agree with the pros and cons listed in the graph. This is not necessarily the profession to enter if you are looking for notoriety – we do not all get a movie of our lives like Erin Brockovich. However, it is very rewarding!

This is the future of paralegals and the future is bright!