It’s been a busy week at ABA Legal Career Central! In the week since we’ve launched, we’ve published articles about how to best learn critical financial literacy skills, tips for successful networking (even if you dread it), two new Career Path Profiles, and much, much more.
Here’s your weekly recap:
Robert White, Executive Director of the California Minority Counsel Program, offers five easy tips to help you grow your network.
ABA Legal Career Central’s Kathy Morris answers questions offline, submitted during our September 2015 Career Advice Series, “Job Search Do’s and Don’ts”.
Of course, you’ve prepared for job interviews. But before you meet with any prospective employer, be sure you’ve covered these eight bases.
Casey Berman (Leave Law Behind) offers six tips on how to approach the job search process.
Don’t wait to learn business fundamentals, financial literacy and industry context on the job. Pursue practical skills every chance you get in law school.
“You should network.” It probably ranks somewhere between “build your personal brand” and “start contributing 10 percent of your income to a 401(k) at age 22” among the things career experts tell us, presumably for our own good, that often just result in making us feel bad or inadequate. Here’s some advice from Adam Friedl.
Your online presence may now be the first impression you make on others. Are you putting yourself in the best position?
Lori Gordon, Senior Counsel at Fairchild Law Offices in Chicago, is the latest in our Career Path Profile series.
You’re anticipating graduating and passing the bar, and you’re ready to find a job. Here are tips for your job search.
Resumes and cover letters are the key to sparking the interest of potential employers.
Missed it the first time around? Check out the replay of our latest Career Advice Series, “Speaking the Language of Business”.
The latest in our Career Path Profile series highlights Andrew Ellsworth, Corporate Counsel at Yelp.
Come back next week for more expert career advice and new Career Path Profiles (plus some surprises!).