Article | Introverts and extroverts energize from different activities. Knowing which activities fuel you, and which drain you, help you organize your business development activities to play to your strengths and avoid burnout.
Archives for January 2017
Contemplate non-traditional roles, overcome job search obstacles, and shift the way you describe yourself and your skills to land an alternative career.
If you’ve been laid off or let go, get some practical tips on how to conduct your job search and how to handle interviews going forward.
Article | ABA Legal Career Central Board Advisor, Kathy Morris, is interviewed by the Student Lawyer magazine on non-traditional career paths. If you’re unsure which kind of practice area you want to pursue, don’t overlook the possibility of a nontraditional path inside or outside of the law which can be equally as lucrative and fulfilling.
Explore the diverse areas of patents and trademarks which put you on the cutting edge of technology developments (e.g., gaming consoles and e-readers) and behind the scenes of new product and company launches (e.g., wineries or restaurants). This is a unique area where an attorney can practice from anywhere and have a global reach.
Twitter #LegalCareerChat Recap | David Cohen (@DavidCohenEsq), General Counsel for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, answers questions about breaking into sports law.
Article | If you’re frustrated by poorly phrased emails or texts (e.g., ones that ask you to do something but give no timeframe, or you’re just cc’d with no context), explore the 5 common stress-inducing communication archtypes to make sure you’re not falling into one of them. This can help both in maintaining better relationships and boosting your personal brand.
Twitter #LegalCareerChat | Friday, February 17, 2017 | 2-3pm ET | Jayne Juvan (@JayneJuvan), a partner at Roetzel & Andress, has been recognized as a “Disruptor,” “Attorney Who Matters,” “legal eagle,” and “Mover and Shaker” among other things. Find out how she’s successfully harnessed social media to create a fulfilling and engaging practice and career.
Article | Want to gain new clients, advance in your career, or win the case? Resiliency is a skill that can be learned and practiced to change your career – and your life.
Miserable practicing law? Want an inspiring career? Get tools to help you establish a career path that aligns with your skills, strengths and passions.