Monday, September 5, 2011


Social media has its pitfalls, to be sure.  But this article shows why using LinkedIn in your job search might be worthwhile.

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Marketing Yourself for a Small Firm Position

This post, written from the perspective of a new lawyer who started his own practice, gives good insight into the different approach one might take when applying to smaller firms.

Friday, May 13, 2011

Legal Trends

One thing to consider when charting the course to your future career is looking at what practice areas are "hot" and making yourself more marketable in those fields.  This article discusses some trends in the legal profession right now.

Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Thinking Through Interviews

Whether you are seeking your first full-time position, plan to participate in OCI, or just know there will be interviews sometime in your future, this article is a good guide for thinking through the whole interviewing process.

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

My Former Greek Life

You might feel like the days of enjoying frat parties are long gone as you languish in the library, but don't let those undergrad connections go to waste.  This post discusses leveraging your fraternity or sorority experience in your job search.

Monday, April 18, 2011

The Most Dreaded Interview Question

If your greatest weakness is answering the what-is-your-greatest-weakness question, then this article from Vault will provide some helpful insight.

Monday, March 14, 2011

Attributes to Cultivate

There is more to being a successful attorney than knowing the law.  This article discusses what impresses an employer - even though it will never show up on a transcript.