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I’m a GC and would rather be a #2 lawyer in a public or private company. What factors will influence my ability to make the switch?
What are the current trends for resume details and length?
Do you recommend sending a thank you note after a phone-screening interview?
I’m a transactions lawyer and an employer has asked me for a writing sample as part of my job interview process. Is it ok to send contracts as writing samples?
I just joined Big Law from a great mid-sized firm and it’s not going well. There is no mentoring, it’s unfriendly and lacks energy. It’s a bad fit, but I’m going to stay at least one year. How do I survive?
Is it ok to wear perfume or cologne to a job interview?
My career goal is to manage other attorneys, but jobs that offer management responsibilities require prior management experience. How do I overcome this issue to get what I want?
Would joining an accounting firm hurt my future legal career? I’m a 1st year and have an offer from Big Accounting for a tax associate job. Should I take it?
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I’m interviewing for a job and want to telecommute 1-2 days a week. I don’t want to be perceived negatively so should I raise the issue right away or wait?
Worst Case Scenario.
I’ve been in a non-legal compliance position my entire career. How can I move into a different type of legal job without taking a huge pay cut?
I’m a midlevel associate in a highly specialized practice area and want to change practice areas. How can I overcome my pigeonhole status?
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