Category Archives: Paralegal Programs

Paralegal Grad: ‘An Investment in Yourself is The Best Thing You Can Do’

Shortly after graduation, Ania sat for the Law School Admission Test (LSAT) and was offered acceptance to Mitchell Hamline School of Law  Fall 2016 and awarded a fifty-five percent (55 percent) scholarship based on her above average LSAT score and superior GPA. Ania shares her experience at Globe University and how the legal education received not only  more than properly
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5 Ways to Succeed at Minnesota School of Business

Minnesota School of Business – Richfield (MSB-Richfield) features an excellent and caring staff and experienced faculty. Below are five ways to utilize the campuses resources to be the most successful student and future alumni as possible. “I am proud of each member of my staff and how they help our students. It is my hope that
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All Rise: MSB-Richfield Paralegal Students Showcase Their Skills

Written by Barb Leiran, J.D., Minnesota School of Business Paralegal Program Chair Minnesota School of Business (MSB) paralegal program students Danielle Skluzacek and Francisco Moran participated in a mock trial exercise held at Hamline School of Law. This was a final project presentation for Alternative Dispute Resolution (a required class for the Bachelor of Science in Paralegal
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Thinking Outside the Firm: Job Search Help for Paralegals

Written by Michael Collins, paralegal student Paralegals often think about job opportunities in one of two categories: either a job at the firm or a job at the courthouse. But these are not the only areas open to enterprising paralegals. There is an entire realm of careers that are often overlooked by a paralegal—and likely more
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6 Resume Tips for Paralegal Program Graduates

At Minnesota School of Business-Blaine, Kofi Montzka, paralegal program chair, works with area paralegals, attorneys and legal recruiters to learn about ways to improve the program. These field experts also give feedback on classes, textbooks and projects students have completed. Below is a compilation of the most recent resume feedback Montzka gathered from her work
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Attorney Joins MSB-Brooklyn Center as Adjunct Instructor for Paralegal Program

One area that our organization prides itself in is that many of our adjunct instructors also serve as professionals in their field. Why is this important? Instructors who also work in their field are able to bring real-world situations into the classroom and serve as subject matter experts. For years, students have thoroughly enjoyed this
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MSB-Richfield Welcomes New Legal Program Chair

Minnesota School of Business-Richfield (MSB) is excited to welcome Barbara “Barb” Leiran, J.D., as its new legal program chair. Barb has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Minnesota and an Associate in Applied Science degree from Northwest Technical College. Barb earned her Juris Doctor at the William Mitchell College of
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Paralegal Student Shares Her Success Story with Incoming Students

Enrolling in college can be exciting and scary all at the same time. For new students attending orientation, those emotions become more real as they sit in a room with their peers listening to all of the ins and outs of attending classes, maintaining attendance, and earning good grades while also trying to fit in
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8 Career Paths for Paralegals

Choose your own way on your career path as a paralegal. Choosing to specialize can increase your value to a firm or corporation. Gaining additional knowledge in a specific area of the law can help you advance in your paralegal career. Continuing legal education (CLE) courses may be available to help you gain specific knowledge.
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