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Could Sarah Palin be President – the power of self-belief in job hunting.

Welcome Sarah Palin, the President of the USA and leader of the free world.  That has to be pretty much the ultimate job title and think of the power that goes with that.  It is certainly not the best paid … Continue reading

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Social Media and Recruitment Consultants – help or hindrance? It’s your career, don’t blow it

In my former life I was a head-hunter for 14 years and I am certainly not anti-recruiters, I am also a big fan of social media when used sensibly.  However, it always amazed me then and now wearing a different … Continue reading

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Legal blogs we think you might like

Blogging is seeing a huge growth globally and is extremely popular in the legal industry. There are hundreds of law blogs – many have been established for years and there are also some great newcomers. Some are focused on specific … Continue reading

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The private lives of the rich and famous influence privacy laws – is it right to protect these fallen heroes?

Ok so Dominique Strauss-Kahn, former head of the IMF and French Presidential hopeful, and Sir Fred Goodwin former head of RBS are not really heroes in the traditional way but, certainly to many financiers around the world, they were figureheads.  … 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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Things to consider when choosing a law firm

It’s a decision that faces all recent law grads, as well as veteran lawyers looking to jump ship. What law firm do I want to work for? It’s a simple question, but the answer can determine the path of your … Continue reading

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