Meet the ABA Legal Career Central Board Members and how they can help you in your career search and development.
Find out when using a legal search firm or headhunter, career coach, or career counselor is right for you and how to find them.
3 ways to make your resume stand out.
Whether you’re new to LinkedIn, a regular user, or you haven’t updated your LinkedIn Profile in a while, this webinar will help you define your purpose, avoid common mistakes, and get the attention you seek.
Speakers Dennis Kennedy and Allison Shields answer questions submitted from the November 11, 2016, webinar “Power Up Your LinkedIn Profile.”
Discover the reasons to build relationships with legal professionals, convert brief conversations into long-term colleagues, and explore the power your connections can have in helping you achieve your goals. You’ll also gain tactics to raise your profile within your community and at your job.
Learn how to make your LinkedIn profile work for you.
If you’re an established lawyer, then you may already have a good sense of where you want to be in five, 10, or 20 years. If you’re a current law student, then you may not have even decided what type of law you want to practice. Regardless of your category—or whether you’re somewhere in between—now is the time for you to be thinking about your long-term career development.
To reach the top of the legal sector, you have to be more than a technically excellent lawyer. You also have to be an entrepreneur running a business called “You.” Like any entrepreneur, you’ll need to invest in that business. Give your investment time to grow so it will be ready when you need to draw on it. It’s never too late to start, but the sooner the better. And, ideally, as you rise in seniority, you’ll be able live off the interest of your investment.
Our most read article of 2015 offered five practical tips for growing and engaging your network.
Two things—your time and the power of yes—will go a long way in creating a reputation for yourself that will attract business and future referrals. Our third most read article of 2015.