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4 Tips for Building Your Professional Wardrobe

by Vault Careers | May 20, 2019

Whether you’re new to the working world or hoping to revamp your style, consider these helpful tips on how to easily build your own professional wardrobe.

How to Leverage Your Network to Broaden and Diversify 2L Summer Opportunities—Top Tips From Skadden

by Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP | May 20, 2019

The first year of law school is over—it's time to start thinking about your 2L summer and the types of summer associate positions you should pursue. Here, Skadden offers its top tips to help rising 2Ls broaden and diversify their summer opportunities.

9 Tips for Young Women Entering the Workforce

by Rene Banglesdorf | May 17, 2019

Graduation season is upon us, and a new generation of women will be entering the working world. We've got some tips for navigating that first job.

5 Tips for Overcoming Imposter Syndrome

by Stephan Maldonado | May 17, 2019

Imposter syndrome is more than self-doubt; it's the persistent and self-sabotaging feeling of being a fraud. Here are five ways to overcome imposter syndrome.

4 Surprising Mistakes Ruining Your Chances of Getting Hired

by Peter Yang | May 16, 2019

All of your job search preparation will be in vain if you set yourself up to fail. Here are five mistakes job seekers often make that end up derailing their applications.

What Are the Benefits of a 'Work BFF' and How Do You Find One?

by Vault Careers | May 15, 2019

A 'work BFF' can help you in many ways. But what exactly can having a 'work BFF' do for you? And how do you go about getting one?

Law Firm Economics: Why Does It Matter to You?

by Shalla Prichard, Partner—Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP | May 15, 2019

Law firm economics can have a significant impact on the lives of junior associates. Learn more about these principles, as well as tactful questions you can ask a potential employer to determine how their model might affect you.

This Counterintuitive Interview Tip Can Fast-Track Your Career

by Vault Careers | May 14, 2019

This unconventional advice from a famous businesswoman turned TV personality can change the way you interview and quickly boost your career.

HR Experts Weigh In on the Best Employee Benefits & Perks [Slideshow]

by BambooHR | May 14, 2019

The idea that employees who are treated better perform better is gaining momentum in many industries. See the employee benefits HR experts say are the most important.

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Recruiters

by Natasha Nurse via Fairygodboss | May 13, 2019

Here are four tips for optimizing the job seeker-recruiter relationship to get the job you want.

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