Pro-Tip to Secure the Perfect Legal Job: Writing an Excellent Follow-Up
What advice have you heard about “following up” with your interviewer? Do you write a card (because “no one sends cards anymore”) or do you send a follow up email (again, because “no one sends cards anymore”)? Is your message...Read More
Getting the Most Out of Your Legal Recruiter
Most attorneys learn about legal recruiters from cold calls, random messages, or mass emails. It makes working with a recruiter to land the best legal job….a bit impersonal, to say the least. If you are thinking about working with a...Read More
Shifting Focus Away from Credentials and Towards Skills to Land the Best Law Job
When it comes to landing the best law jobs, your pedigree may matter less than you think. It is what you did there that counts. Employers across all industries are starting to understand that fancy credentials are not the...Read More
Don’t Scare Away Law Firms and Legal Recruiters with Uncontrolled Worrying
Studies indicate that the legal profession is filled with chronically stressed and highly anxious personality types (it is kind of an expected thing with lawyers). The revolution of these heightened levels of anxiety and stress amongst lawyers resulted in increased...Read More
Lessons from Dr. King: Achieving His Dream and Living Your Dream Legal Career
Almost 55 years ago, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his famous “I Have a Dream” speech. “…even though we face the difficulties of today and tomorrow, I still have a dream. It is a dream deeply rooted in the...Read More
5 Reasons Why Tennis Is The Best Sport For Staying Healthy
What is the absolute best sport for staying healthy? Many people would say running, biking, swimming, or basketball. After all, these sports all involve high amounts of cardio sustained over long periods of time. Plus, these sports have a huge...Read More
New Year? New Legal Career!
Made any resolutions? Whether you believe in them or not, the new year is always a great time to set new goals for your personal and professional life. Whether you are looking for a career change or upgrade, improving your...Read More
What You Need to Know About Lateral Hiring – Atlanta Attorney At Law Magazine.
According to reports published by various legal news resources, the legal job market is still below its pre-recession numbers nationwide. But on the upside, we are seeing an enormous increase in lateral hires in Atlanta and other major cities along...Read More