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Are Job Boards a Waste of Time?

by Lisa Rangel | September 18, 2020

For many job seekers, applying for positions via job boards might be time spent unwisely. Find out here what to do instead.

Vault's 2021 Best Midsize Law Firms to Work For

by Vault Law Editors | September 17, 2020

Vault has released its 2021 Quality of Life rankings for midsize law firms and its Top 150 Under 150 list. See which firms made the cut.

Biggest Body Language Mistake You’re Making at Work—and What to Do Instead

by Derek Loosvelt | September 17, 2020

Body language can make or break a career. Here, we discuss the biggest body language mistakes people make at work, and best practices for in-person and virtual meetings.

10 Campus Novels for Those Missing School

by Kaitlin McManus | September 16, 2020

As students return to school for the fall, whether virtually or in person, it's obvious campus has changed. So we've rounded up some of the best campus novels to try and bring the magic of back-to-school season back.

Recruitment Reimagined: How McKinsey Pivoted During COVID-19 for a Successful Recruiting Season

by McKinsey & Company | September 15, 2020

We sat down with McKinsey partner Brian Rolfes to discuss the firm’s strategy for recruiting during COVID-19 and capture his tips for virtual interviews.

Vault's 2021 Law Firm Quality of Life, Diversity, and Summer Program Rankings Are Here!

by Vault Law Editors | September 15, 2020

Vault has released its 2021 Law Firm Quality of Life, Diversity, and Summer Program Rankings. Click to see the top-ranked firms and to learn about Vault Law’s new app!

How to Find a Job with Meaning and Purpose

by Andrew Fennell | September 15, 2020

Here are five tips that will help you find a meaningful, fulfilling job.

Do Your Hair Toss, Check Your Nails: Dressing for Virtual Interviews

by Ashley Reed | September 14, 2020

Virtual interviews are nothing new, but they're certainly more common now. Check out our tips on what to wear and how to make a good first impression, even through a webcam.

Does Diversity Training Work? Clockwise's CEO on the Challenges of Fighting Unconscious Bias

by Stephan Maldonado | September 11, 2020

Does diversity training foster a more inclusive workplace culture? We spoke with Clockwise CEO Matt Martin to learn how companies can fight unconscious bias.

5 Tips for Protecting Personal Data When Working Remotely

by Leah Collins | September 11, 2020

When working remotely, it’s important to take extra precautions to protect your personal data. Here's how to do that.

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