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Kudos to the DOJ for Acknowledging Paralegal Participation

New Magazine for Paralegals

A new and exciting magazine for paralegals will launch in June, 2008.  KNOW, The Magazine for Paralegals is an outside-the-box, informative magazine balancing workstyle and life balance for paralegals.

Designed for paralegals in today's highly competitive market, the publication offers tools, tactics and strategies for a successful worklife and lifestyle balance.  Written by leaders in the field, just a few of the upcoming stories include:
  • Famous TV Stars: What Fans Don't Know About These Former Paralegals
  • Work Less, Earn More: Can You Ditch the 24/7 Stressful Routine?
  • The 10 Most Influential Paralegals in the Country
  • Trends Guaranteed to Change the Paralegal Profession
  • Diversity's Little Secret:  Are Caucasian Paralegals Doing Enough to Support African-American Paralegals?
  • Paralegals Succeeding Against All the Odds
  • Your Network is Your Net Worth
  • Wedding Cake Blues: When You Marry Your Job
  • Navigating a Male-Dominated Industry
  • New Case Law That Affects Your Career
  • Why Litigation Support Managers in BigLaw Can Earn Up to $200k Per Year
  • Can the IP Field Sustain Its Phenomenal Paralegal Growth?

The magazine will feature regular columns such as:

  • TechKNOW - Technology Paralegals Need
  • KNOW News is Good News - Happenings in the Paralegal Field
  • Offbeat Things Paralegals Do To Succeed
  • Advice from The Career Guru
  • The KNOW List:  Books, Publications, Resources
  • The Stress Doc Talks- Putting Passion Back Into Your Job
  • American Paralegal in London
  • e-Discovery for Paralegals
  • KNOW More!  Investigative Techniques for Paralegals
  • Corporate, IP, Investigative, Litigation, Personal Injury, BigFirm, SmallFirm, In-House, Technology, Compliance and much more!

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Estrin Books

  • 250 Darn Good Interview Questions
  • What They Didn't Teach You In Paralegal School
    A compilation of career mapping articles
  • Paralegal Career Guide 4th Edition By Chere Estrin
    If you've ever had those middle of the night terrors wondering if you've made a mistake by choosing a paralegal career, pick up The Paralegal Career Guide. This book packs a lot of information about career pathways and is chock full of information covering trends, career options, creating value, salary negotiations, getting along with co-workers, and other career resources. There is practical advice such as how to get higher level assignments where you are now or how you can leverage your experience. One comes away from the book with a sense of what's possible. Caution: Reading this book will make you giddy with enthusiasm
  • The Successful Paralegal Job Search Guide
    An absolute must for anyone interested in Paralegal employment, this book covers it all. Gain knowledge of the profession and marketplace as well as providing the "how-tos" on resume writing, Internet searches, follow-up letters and managing the first 100 days of the new job. This guide will assist paralegals in their goals for achieving success in their paralegal job search.