Monthly Archives: March 2011

How to develop your legal career

Success in any industry doesn’t just happen. Generally, success comes to people who work hard and have a clear career trajectory and target. Even for the most motivated people, it can be easy to lose sight of our goals and … Continue reading

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Increase your profile in the legal industry

The legal industry is notoriously fluid, in that lawyers can work for a number of different employers throughout their career, and there is constant movement within different law firms. But how do you ensure that your career is moving forward … Continue reading

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What to do after your legal job interview

When you leave a legal job interview, you may sigh with relief. But even though the interview is over, the job search process is not. There is lots of conflicting advice on post-interview protocol, but here are some suggestions to … Continue reading

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Tips for your online legal job search

The online world has transformed the employment landscape and the job search process. If you’ve been in the same job for a while, or are new to the online world of job hunting, then here are a few tips and … Continue reading

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First Impressions Count

The age old idiom is true – first impressions DO count. When it comes to your legal career, no matter how good your experience and qualifications are, if you don’t make a good first impression on the legal firm or … Continue reading

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Moving your legal career out of Australia: Why is it so difficult?

I noticed the announcement a couple of weeks ago in Lawyers Weekly that Michael Cripps was leaving as General Counsel of IAG to join international law firm Clyde & Co in Shanghai. Good luck to him. There is nothing particularly … Continue reading

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