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2nd Week of Work: 4 ways to sync with support staff

If this is your first grown-up job, almost every support staff person knows more than you. You may know more about some abstract points of law, but they know: Where the courthouses are and how to submit documents on time … Continue reading

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Best tips for recruiting recommenders

Writing letters of recommendation is either a joy or a chore. If you lay the right groundwork, recommending you can be a pleasure. Follow the Best Tips for finding recommenders to make this process work for both of you. Do … Continue reading

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Research: Step 2 in an alternative career search

Because life does not come with GPS, research is a critical component of an alternative career search because itĀ helps create your roadmap. There are three key research tasks: (1) define your terms; (2) learn about other jobs; and (3) explore … Continue reading

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