LOVE your staff: 13 ways to retain great staff

LOVE your staff: 13 ways to retain great staff

Your employees are your most valuable resource, loyal staff will be a huge asset for your business. The current average employee turnover rate in the UK is around 15% per year. In a new study by Future Workplace and Kronos, they found that 87% of employers said that...
Working as an Associate Solicitor in Private Client Law

Working as an Associate Solicitor in Private Client Law

In this special day in the life piece, Natalie Payne shares her experience working as an Associate Solicitor in Private Client Law.   How did you get into this career? Natalie works at Mackrell Turner Garrett in London. She studied Law at Kent University and achieved...
Is jobhunting just like dating?

Is jobhunting just like dating?

Ever noticed how a job hunt is a lot like dating? There are a number of reasons why the stress of a job search can be compared to courting. In this blog post, we discuss why, and we hear from David Wiseman, a leader in digital brand reputation management, who shares...
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...