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The Art of the Informational Interview
Posted on 13 Apr 2012 by Rachel Marx

We're looking at the many networking opportunities available to law students and lawyers, including formal events, social networking sites, and volunteer organizations. But once you've expanded your network of contacts, how do you take the next... Read More

Networking to Get—and Keep—Your Law Firm Job
Posted on 7 Apr 2012 by Rachel Marx

The number one way to land a legal job-or any job, for that matter-is through networking. Whether you're on the hunt for your first position or looking to make a lateral move, honing your networking skills and taking advantage of networking opportunities... Read More

Networking the Smart Way
Posted on 10 Jun 2012 by Tom Kane

First, get over your fear of networking. How? Treat it as an opportunity to meet and get to know new friends. As I said in another post , don't put pressure on yourself by thinking you have to come away with a new contact or client every time. Just... Read More

Networking in Six Minutes or Less
Posted on 10 Apr 2012 by Rachel Marx

Last week, more than 100 attorneys and other legal professionals congregated at the New York City Bar Association for its first Speed Networking event. Much like speed dating, speed networking matches participants with the types of individuals they most... Read More

It's Not Just Who You Know....
Posted on 25 Sep 2012 by Desiree Moore

I think it's fair to say that every one of us feels the need to be known. This is not about being popular or famous, necessarily, but rather, about connection and affirmation. We show up every day, not only for ourselves, but for the people who know... Read More

Eight Reasons Why Lawyers Resist Effective Networking--How to Show Your True Value
Posted on 27 Sep 2012 by Chelsea Callanan

Job searching today is different than in the past for lawyers - find news ways to show that you stand out as a good investment for employers. Grappling with the job search process? Wrap your mind around the paradox of legal job searches in the current... Read More

  • Blog Post: Networking to Get—and Keep—Your Law Firm Job

    The number one way to land a legal job-or any job, for that matter-is through networking. Whether you're on the hunt for your first position or looking to make a lateral move, honing your networking skills and taking advantage of networking opportunities is essential. But don't think you're...
  • Blog Post: Networking in Six Minutes or Less

    Last week, more than 100 attorneys and other legal professionals congregated at the New York City Bar Association for its first Speed Networking event. Much like speed dating, speed networking matches participants with the types of individuals they most want to meet based on profiles filled out before...
  • Blog Post: The Art of the Informational Interview

    We're looking at the many networking opportunities available to law students and lawyers, including formal events, social networking sites, and volunteer organizations. But once you've expanded your network of contacts, how do you take the next step of putting those new relationships to use?...
  • Blog Post: Networking the Smart Way

    First, get over your fear of networking. How? Treat it as an opportunity to meet and get to know new friends. As I said in another post , don't put pressure on yourself by thinking you have to come away with a new contact or client every time. Just enjoy yourself!! Okay, but that doesn't mean...
  • Blog Post: It's Not Just Who You Know....

    I think it's fair to say that every one of us feels the need to be known. This is not about being popular or famous, necessarily, but rather, about connection and affirmation. We show up every day, not only for ourselves, but for the people who know us. And this is something we cannot take for granted...
  • Blog Post: Eight Reasons Why Lawyers Resist Effective Networking--How to Show Your True Value

    Job searching today is different than in the past for lawyers - find news ways to show that you stand out as a good investment for employers. Grappling with the job search process? Wrap your mind around the paradox of legal job searches in the current economy In today's job market, many law...