LinkedIn for Lawyers: 5 Steps to the Perfect Profile

LinkedIn for Lawyers: 5 Steps to the Perfect Profile

Nowadays, building an online personal brand is as important as a brick-and-mortar presence. For instance, while attending a conference, you can get a few new connections by networking, giving out business cards, and showcasing projects. But putting your full profile...
What Law Firms Look For in a CV

What Law Firms Look For in a CV

Making a strong first impression can seem difficult, especially for fresh graduates. More often than not, an employer’s first impression will come from reviewing your CV. In partnership with Lawyer Monthly, Joanne Startup MCIPD, HR Business Partner at Langleys...
Legal Jargon – Plain English or Utter Drivel?

Legal Jargon – Plain English or Utter Drivel?

We recently caught up with the Institute of Legal Secretaries (ILSPA) to discover if legal jargon is plain English – or utter drivel! Here is what they said:   As the legal profession is one that benefits from clear communication, it is surprising how the...
Developing Skills for Success

Developing Skills for Success

We recently caught up with the Institute of Legal Secretaries (ILSPA) to discover how you can develop skills for success. Some of these skills are not exclusive to law, and you may already possess strengths in these areas. If you identify a skill that you need to work...