TL;DR -- As interviewing attorneys, one of the most difficult questions asked on the evaluation form is something along the lines of "What is your opinion of this candidate's interest in our firm?" Most of the time, we really have to guess since we are not a mind-reader and, let's be honest, … [Read more...] about How to score a perfect 10 on “interest in our firm” on the evaluation form (Part 1)
If you have struck out on the on-campus interview process at your law school and your academic credentials are less than stellar, how should you approach law firms to stand out and increase your chances of getting noticed?There are a number of ways to accomplish this, but here is one … [Read more...] about One way to stand out in resume mailing after the OCI
It's almost the time of the year when law students and graduates begin their mass-mailing efforts. Many of them send out literally hundreds of cover letter and resumes. Do you have a sneaking suspicion that the resumes that you have been sending to law firms are being tossed or deleted as soon as … [Read more...] about Is my resume getting thrown away (or deleted)?